Dec 17, Your World

Blitter

Social media is a very new form of communication and we are the first generation who are growing up with it and experiencing its highs and lows. But because we are the first generation who have been there from the humble beginnings of BB, Bebo, and Myspace to the modern day giants of Twitter, Insta, […]

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Nov 17, Your Culture

#BlackExcellence – What’s all the fuss about?

In the age of information abundance and millennial satisfaction, social media plays a massive role in dictating the trends of culture. Right now, amongst all the hashtags, one that seems to be doing the regular rounds on ‘Black Twitter’ and other affiliates is #BlackExcellence. The idea is that we, our community, are celebrating individuals who […]

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Oct 17, Your Culture

PRETTY HURTS

Being that it’s black history month I wanted to take this opportunity to remind every black woman that read this of just how beautiful you are. I hope that you are encouraged by it. Accept you for you – you are enough. The first thing that I believe to be necessary for feeling beautiful in […]

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Jun 17, Your World

Oh Snap!

‘’I’m not going to be calling a snap election.  I’ve been very clear that I think we need that    period of time, that stability “- says Theresa May, in September 2016 whilst appearing on the BBC’s flagship political show with Andrew Marr. Yet, on the 18th of April 2017 our Prime Minister stood outside 10 […]

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Feb 17, Your World

Long Distance Relationships

Relationships require a range of ingredients to make them function, much like a cake. Flour, Icing, Butter, Communication, Trust and Respect, just to name a few. In 2017 relationships and unions are built from the most amazing circumstances i.e. abroad, while studying, travelling and online. There is something romantic about knowing you met someone in […]

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Feb 17, Your Culture

21st Century Dating

“Are we ready to show each other on facebook?” “Good morning” and “Goodnight” texts? “Why is he liking photos of other girls on instagram?” These are all relationship related terms and questions which has only really emerged since the millennial dating scene began. The rise of social media has ignited a huge change in the […]

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