This morning I spent some time with the Magic Bean Foundation at their pop-up store currently situated on the ground floor in La lucia mall. If you haven’t heard of them yet, I’m here to fill you in! They are a non-profit organisation that trains women from the community to utilise recyclable materials and turn… Continue reading Magic Bean Foundation- Helping the environment by empowering women!
A feature on Zahrina Valley. Aamir Khan's recent Indian movie, Secret Superstar, has come to South African cinema. Amidst the familiar popcorn and the klanks of Suncoast casino comes a movie about a Muslim girl who finds a passion in singing. Except, she has to keep it a secret. The idea of a Muslim girl… Continue reading Could this be Cape Town’s latest vocal star?
The Miss World pageant started in 1951, and has since been surprisingly less unbiased in their candidate selection and winners than you’d think, what with the history of the world and all. In its fourth year running, Egyptian born Antigone Constanda was crowned queen, and if you ask me, that’s a pretty progressive choice for… Continue reading Reita to Manushi: A Recap of India’s Most Renowned International Pageant Winners
At 25, she's a qualified chartered accountant, content creator, media personality and one of the funniest brown girls around today - with a drive to create that never says no. She won the Woman of Wonder award this year and has even performed stand up for Accidental Muslims! If you type in "Safiyyah" into your… Continue reading Sweet as Sherbet – An interview with Safiyyah Sujee.