Finding self-care in plant care


I'm learning that self-care can be found in the mostly unlikely places... Plants I've always loved plants and have tried and failed to keep many different varieties alive and flourishing. Most recently I have really picked up on my love for houseplants. I've added to my collections and I'm on the verge of turning my [...]

Book Review: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison


My reading choices have been lacking for probably 75% of my life. There are so many books that are considered required readings for black people. Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye is one of them and I am long overdue. Although I feel that reading should be fun and there shouldn't be any competition, I think [...]

Book Review: Bad Blood by John Carreyrou


I had been seeing rave reviews about this non-fiction account of the Theranos/Holmes scandal all over Bookstagram. Initially, I didn't even know what the book was about, but I was definitely intrigued. I finally had the chance to read Bad Blood and here is my review. About the BookAuthor: John Carreyrou Published: May 2018 Pages: [...]

Book Review: Hum If You Don’t Know The Words by Bianca Marais


Man oh man! I am finally getting around to reviewing this book. Initially, I thought I needed to wait in order to get my thoughts together, but I was just procrastinating. I read this probably like two months ago and here is my review. About the bookAuthor: Bianca Marais Published: July 2017 Pages: 432 Other works: [...]