BEAUTY-FULL BULLSH*T! The Truth About Beauty Prices
Ever felt a bit guilty after splurging on a cleanser? Are you one of the growing number of women who is not ashamed to say they have more SENSE tha...
10 Things Women Entrepreneurs Need To Do Better to CRUSH it!
Things are changing and more women are starting businesses. Hooray! Having been on that journey myself, I am keen to help others by sharing my expe...
Vanity vs. Sanity. Obsessing about 'anti-ageing' might mean you are missing out on Living!
I won a consultation with a high profile dermatologist and it was valued at £500.  My experience with dermatologists is a bit patchy to be honest, ...
My Journey to Becoming A Mum at 48 by Maleka Dattu
Mothers Day is upon us and I am all too aware that for many among us, it is a difficult time.  Perhaps your Mother has passed away? Perhaps you are...
Short on time, motivation and willpower  —  A mum’s exercise conundrum
We are showcasing another female entrepreneur and Amana tells her story below. So, if you are in need of a kick of motivation, either to embark on ...
How Ethical is Ethical Beauty?
Ethical beauty first came into the spotlight with Anita Roddick, who created the Body Shop.  It's gaining momentum again. It is generally being dri...
A celebration of Love this Valentines day and a #KissToSelf MERUMAYA
Valentines Day is almost upon us and it can polarise us into the ecstatic and wistful, sometimes leaving people feeling EXcluded.  
Skincare Claims.  Are you being duped?
In my recent post about BBC The Truth About Looking Good, we touched on product claims.  In the programme three moisturisers were assumed to be fal...
Rude Art, Pet Portraits, Being a Woman
I'm Nimmi Dosanjh; thirty-nine years old; mother to two; wife to one; artist, tea maker, swearer extraordinaire and Founder of Prickly Pair (Europe...
BBC The Truth About Looking Good...
BBC The Truth About Looking Good showed that high end brands lower your self esteem and that makes you opt for their more expensive products. Why d...
#PayItForward with kindness

#PayItForward with kindness

The season's excitement is ramping up.  Plans are afoot for decorating tree's, family lunches, new year parties, pressies, hangover cures and revit...
How to Build Self Belief in Girls so They Are Not Controlled as Women
Have you ever been called bossy? Or aggressive?  Or uncompromising? Or emotional? Or confident? Or straightforward?  It's often accompanied by a s...