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June 20, 2017
Mexio information

Things I didn’t know about Mexico

From the time, I learnt to read I have been fascinated by the mysteries of the ancient world.  Mysteries that captivated me the most included stories of the Mayan civilisation and ruins. It intrigued me the evidence that supports the idea that the Maya possessed superior knowledge and had remarkable scientific achievements not just in astronomy but also agriculture, engineering, mathematics and communications. Even more so the mysterious disappearance of the Mayan civilisation. So naturally when I was asked why I wanted to go to Mexico the answer was to see the Mayan ruins and I truthfully didn’t know anything […]
June 8, 2017
Fashion glass

Glasses, The Must – Have Fashion Accessory

Wearing glasses is a fashion accessory and I am not talking about sunglasses or prescription sunglasses.  I am talking about spectacles. When I was at school I was so jealous of people that had glasses, and believe me this was before Harry Potter or before spectacles starred on the catwalks.  I use to ask to wear them and I desperately wanted a pair, so desperate I actually faked an eye test to get a pair. It turns out though that I am not alone. In fact, right now there are ladies all around the world wearing designer glasses not for […]
May 30, 2017
travelling to paris

Tips for Travelling to Paris in Summer

I love Paris, especially Paris in summer.  Not only do I escape the Australian winter but Paris is so vibrant and alive in Summer.  However, I am not alone tourism peaks in Paris between May and early October. So, to make this time as enjoyable as possible for fellow travellers I have put some tips based on experience. Book your ticket as far in advance as possible “ Being the most popular season airline rise the fees accordingly.  By purchasing your tickets early, you are assured of getting the best possible rates for air travel. Arriving in Paris – Make […]
May 26, 2017
Mobile phone, IPhone

The Most Powerful Tool Of 2017 Is Your Phone, Protect It

Back in the old days, a cell phone was simply a portable way to make calls to someone. Instead of being tied to a landline, now you could call anyone from anywhere (relatively speaking). Fast forward a few decades, and now our phones are portable computers that can do practically anything we want. In fact, the phrase “there’s an app for that” is almost becoming true for every facet of modern day life. As such, your mobile device is one of the most useful and practical things you own. But what happens if it’s hacked or stolen? AVG Droid antivirus […]
April 15, 2014

My Hair is Shredding Like Crazy

We have all, at some time or another, encountered a bit of hair shedding trouble. It seems, at least for me, that my natural hair shedding, with all the curls and coils, is much more noticeable. To add to a little more mystery to the mix, at times, it is difficult to differentiate between excess shedding and breakage. Faith, a Me, My Hair the City reader, recently reached out to me via Twitter. Within 160 characters she shared her natural hair shedding woes and asked a few questions. My response: Hi Faith! The first thing I would recommend you do is figure out if […]
May 18, 2012

Quick Beauty Fixes to Keep You Looking Pretty!

I dont know about you, but some days I find myself in need of a serious beauty refresh. Of course, as life would have it, my I need a beauty fix days are usually short on time and ideas. As if to read my mind (as possibly yours), PrettyCity.com recently published an article, Top Five Beauty Fixes, with some great tips on how to stay petty on the go. Here are two quick fixes that just might come in handy: Oily Nose? Try a Paper Toilet Seat! If you find yourself shining on-the-go with no face powder in sight, step […]
February 12, 2012

Tis the Season to Have FLY Natural Hair

With the holidays right around the corner tis the season to be jolly and, of course, have fly natural hair! What better way to flaunt your beautiful mane than with a hot updo. Design Essentials® master stylist Deshonica Kerrie shares some great holiday styling options; the Multi-Roll Updo and the Old New Updo below. Check them out; they just might come in handy for your upcoming Christmas or New Years Eve bash! Step 1: Blowdry hair until its 80% straight. By blow drying the hair first, it is easier to achieve smooth flat twists which helps to anchor the updo […]
January 21, 2011

3 Things You Should Know About Moisturizing Natural Hair

Achieving and maintaining moisture in natural hair can be a very challenging task. But, when you equip yourself with the right tools and knowledge it can become second nature. Robin Groover, owner of Too Groovy Salon, shares great insight on how to keep your hair’s moisture in tip top shape: 1. “Moisture come from within.” Moisture comes from inside the hair shaft. The only way to add moisture to our hair is to use moisturizing and hydrating products that penetrate the hair shaft. How do you know if a shampoo, cream, or conditioner penetrates the hair shaft and is truly […]