5 things tall chicks wish you would STOP saying/asking

Let’s face it, I’m a tall chick. At almost 6 foot, I’ve now grown used to the fact my legs impersonate 2 minute noodles/Bega stringers (you know those cheese sticks that claim to be all natural cheese but are canary yellow and look distinctly like plastic). Where is the lie? Anyway, after my more than two … More 5 things tall chicks wish you would STOP saying/asking

Why every woman should STILL be a feminist

Disclaimer: this article focuses on sexism generally seen in the developed world. I in no way intend to undermine the rampant and tangible forms of misogyny seen elsewhere globally. I will explore those in future articles on my blog, and you can find out more about this on The Guardian. 21st Century Feminism “You’re so like… LIKE, NOT … More Why every woman should STILL be a feminist

Poverty porn may be empowering, but for who?

*This post features images that may be confronting or triggering for some viewers. How many images of emaciated African children, most probably in aid advertisements and accompanied by a celeb, have you viewed? How many of your Facebook friends have ‘found themselves’ on a volunteer trip to Africa, letting you know by updating their profile pic … More Poverty porn may be empowering, but for who?

#feministselfies

Just recently I was visiting Berry when I walked past a quaint little boutique store featuring, believe it or not, a ‘selfie chair’. I’m the kind of gal who will take a selfie whenever the moment presents itself(ie), and even when it doesn’t – so a SELFIE CHAIR?! I was sold. Upon reflection, I realised … More #feministselfies