LIFE & STYLE!

Lifestyle: How to meet a good guy? Tips you probably didn’t think of

After dating Mr Wrong, Mr Loser, Mr Lazy, Mr Rude and Mr WTF it can be very disheartening. Most women who have suffered from too many bad relationships would probably be ready to throw in the towel altogether, quit dating men and become crazy cat ladies. Hey, it’s probably easier. But before you shut yourself away with several cats, hear ...

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Difference Between Organic and Natural Food

Many people think that there is no difference between organic food & natural food and that both of them mean the same thing. However, this is not true. If you compare organic and natural from their definitions, the difference will be quite clear. Organic food refers to food items that are produced, manufactured and handled using organic means defined by ...

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Mother knows best, even on Valentine’s Day

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guys, if you want to get the girl, try bringing flowers — to her mother. With Valentine's Day coming up, it's something to think about: Winning over mom may sound old-fashioned, but it's still a smart strategy in today's fast-changing, app-tapping, hookup-happy world of dating. In a new poll, 6 in 10 young women say when they're ...

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Coke bets on super milk; more protein, less sugar

NEW YORK (AP) — Coke is coming out with premium milk that has more protein and less sugar than regular. And it's betting people will pay twice as much for it. The national rollout of Fairlife over the next several weeks marks Coca-Cola's entry into the milk case in the U.S. and is one way the world's biggest beverage maker ...

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Natalie Portman sits in on retro space‑age Dior fashion show

The stars were aligned at Dior's Haute Couture fashion show in Paris on Monday. First, American-Israeli actress Natalie Portman -- the advertising face of Dior's "Miss Dior" perfume -- was sitting in the front row, somewhat less stiffly than her Queen Padme persona from the "Star Wars" prequels. Second was the spring-summer collection itself: all groovily "Barbarella" with fluorescent orange ...

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Saudi single women challenge tradition in love and marriage

JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Amna Fatani knows she wants a brilliant career and a life different from that of Saudi women of her mother's generation who married early, usually to a husband not of their own choosing. The 27-year-old, studying for her master's degree at Georgetown University in Washington and hoping to someday become Saudi Arabia's first female labor ...

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FULFILMENT IN LIFE

FULFILMENT IN LIFE  A few weeks ago I wrote about what makes one happy, however being happy is not the same as being fulfilled in life. Then I asked myself the question, can I be fulfilled and not be happy or happiness and fulfillment come together? I am not a philosopher but definitely perspective in life.  I have come to ...

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Staying Strong: Coping with Loss

Life is full of surprises, some good others not so good. In the event of a loss many of us feel helpless, sometimes it feels like the world is coming to an end, or it is the end of the world for us in a sense we feel overwhelmed. The strength and hope to transcend these uphill battles in our ...

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The Beauty of Cocoa Butter

Who defines beauty? The notion of beauty is different across cultures. Women participate in various enhancements to attract the opposite sex or even within the women circle be complemented for their uniqueness. When it comes to skin beauty, women in Africa discovered the age old beauty secrets that the West has recently embraced. Though many African beauty products are in the ...

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THE BIG QUESTION: Would You Date A Divorcee?

THE BIG QUESTION: Would You Date A Divorcee? Going back in the days, Divorce was perceived as a negative action and anyone with the term ‘divorcee’ was basically tagged as a failure in one way or the other. Naturally divorce cases were not as common as it is now, probably due to our strong inclination to our culture and religion which ...

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Bitter Truth On Marriage: Indirect Speech From God

A single sister in Nigeria visited a certain prophet to make enquiries on her behalf as to who her husband-to-be was. The prophet told her that her husband was in far away Canada. Based on this information, she embarked on a facebook search for her husband. Ironically, every Canadian-based guy she contacted online, never responded to her messages. After three ...

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Jay Ghartey announces era of “wild” collaborations for Ghanaian music

Ghanaian musician Jay Ghartey, though great on his own has decided to up his game with a series of “serious” collaborations with other great and local international acts. Jay Ghartey, who is finishing up his second album “African Money” in New York, believes the time has come for musicians throughout Africa to collaborate to show the world how great Africa ...

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