Places · Restaurant Reviews

ZimGold Restaurant Week: The Pointe Restaurant

I am at a loss for words about my experience at The Pointe restaurant; located in town at #116 Baines Avenue. It's an odd looking dark and spooky place. Im convinced the furniture was borrowed from the someone's grandmother's house. The walls are covered in colonial paintings that seem to harbour untold secrets of slave… Continue reading ZimGold Restaurant Week: The Pointe Restaurant

Life · Me · Thoughts

The Long and Short of it

A friend of mine likes to say life is not short, it's long, because there is nothing you can do that's longer than living. No matter what age you live up to, it will still be the longest you live; the longest you can ever know. To that I always ask what about people who die… Continue reading The Long and Short of it

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Gaby Mudau

Gaby Mudau is from Vuwani in Limpopo Province and currently resides in Balfour, Mpumalanga. She works at Karan Beef as a Technical Assistant and her duties include formulating product and material specifications and assisting in operational and product research. Gaby studied Bsc(agric) Agricultural Economics and Food Science from the University of Free State. Phro: At… Continue reading The WISe Project: Gaby Mudau

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Vimbai Siziba

  Say hello to Vimbai Siziba! Vimbai Siziba (soon to be Vimbai Shyntum) is a geneticist, at Masters level. She currently works as a wildlife conservation geneticist. Her work aims at analyzing different populations of wildlife at the genetics level as a means to implement conservation methods. She also works in analyzing sex determination in… Continue reading The WISe Project: Vimbai Siziba

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Nancy Gwimo

Say hello to Nancy Gwimo! Nancy works in the fields of Biochemistry and Microbiology. She is currently working as a junior research assistant in the Biochemistry Department of North-West University, where she is also pursuing her postgraduate degree. Her current research is focused on Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome as a whole, where she is working… Continue reading The WISe Project: Nancy Gwimo

Blogging Challenges · Life · Me

30 Day Blogging Challenge : DAY 6 – What Are You Afraid Of?

What am I afraid of you ask? Ants. So tiny but so capable. So organised. So frightening. Minions. Not the ones in the movies. Grown ass minion mascots/costumes freak me out. 2.1 Actually all them full grown Disney characters can stay the hell away from me too. Small spaces Not getting pregnant. Not living my… Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge : DAY 6 – What Are You Afraid Of?

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Michelle Angwenyi

Happy Monday folks. Here I am with yet another new blog series. This one is really close to my heart because it's about women; specifically Women in Science. Im calling it the WISe (women in Science) Project because I thought that was clever. Is it really? I don't know but here we are.  Meet Michelle Angwenyi… Continue reading The WISe Project: Michelle Angwenyi

Events · Places · Weekends With Phro

Weekends With Phro : 27-28 May

Hello and welcome to my new blog series called Weekends With Phro! I want to write more about travel and things to do around the world from a firsthand experience. I can't travel as much I'd like to at the moment so I'm going to keep it local which is great because there is so… Continue reading Weekends With Phro : 27-28 May

Blogging Challenges · Fashion · Me

30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 5 – Your Proudest Moment

  Day 5 – My Proudest Moment In January this year I posted this image on Twitter, asking people to brag about themselves. I got very few responses. Some of the people who replied were shy and felt uncomfortable about answering and others preferred to answer the question privately because they didn't want to seem full of… Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 5 – Your Proudest Moment

Blogging Challenges · Me

30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 4 – Your Dream Job

Day 4 - My Dream Job This is an interesting question, I'll explain why.  So many of us feel the pressure to be ambitious and to set big goals for our lives. Sometimes those goals aren't even what we want but rather what looks good to want. There is nothing wrong with having ambition. Be hungry… Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 4 – Your Dream Job