Happiness is…

Originally posted on simplegirlwrites:
The five things which made me a happy girl last week. 5. Finding a “healthy hair” salon (finally!). Eva hair salon in Germiston may be the saving grace my fro’ desperately needs. I’m following a few natural hair blogs to get advice/tips/ideas on how to salvage my crowning glory.  I’ve kept…

101 Things I Will Teach My Daughters

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
1. Chocolate is only a temporary fix. 2. A properly-fitting bra is not a luxury. It is a necessity. 3. Your happiness is your happiness and yours alone. 4. How to apply red lipstick. 5. How to wear the crap out of red lipstick. 6. A boyfriend does not validate…

And then Eve got married!

Originally posted on Bride In Africa:
Shem, she’s one of my all time favorite female rappers and it makes me sad that she hasn’t released any album or single in years. But this weekend it was revealed that Eve got married to rapper Maximillion (whom I’ve never heard of) in Ibiza, Spain! What is it…

Congratulations to KimYe!

Originally posted on Bride In Africa:
So Kim Kardashian and Kanye West finally tied the knot and I for one, despite all the nasty stuff said about them on the internet am happy for the couple. I’m not a fan of the couple or anything but I’m all for celebrating love and those two look…

Blog Name Change

I am allowed to do this right? I think I am. So I decided to change the name of the blog from Tlhodissity (Tlhodi being my name) to The Buttanut. I initially wanted to create my brand…then I thought…nah, not yet. The Buttanut (in proper English – The Butternut) was inspired by that most talked…

10 Tips For Home Weddings

Originally posted on Bride In Africa:
So my wedding was held at my parents home, which is in rural-ish North West/Gauteng Mpumalanga. It’s something I’ve always known would happen; so no matter the number of stunning special venue weddings I attended, I knew would be right in the thick of MP and was happy with…

Greetings

Hello there! My name is Matlhodi and I’m a serial blogger…or rather a blog addict. I currently own two existing blogs; well I actually co-own FroChic, a natural hair blog and own Bride In Africa, a bridal one. Every interesting journey I embark on in my life, a related blog has to somewhat emerge. That’s…