Today, you don’t have to be a princess or a multi millionaire to be able to dress up nicely. Another fast growing species in the poplar family, The Quaking Aspen is native to cooler regions of North America, and one of several species referred to by the common name aspen. Like many species, it goes by serval distinct common names, sometimes leading to confusion, including: quaking aspen, trembling aspen, American aspen, mountain or golden aspen, trembling poplar, white poplar, and popple, as well as others. “Indeed his will shall be done, but it shall not apply equally to all mortals for indeed we have different versions(!!), of his will. If the White God has been doing the talking all along, at some stage the Black(African) God will have to raise His voice and make Himself heard over and above noises from His happens at that stage depends largely on what … Read the rest

Carol Tuttle’s personality type test called Energy Profiling can accurately determine your personality and beauty type by assessing your physical facial features. The team won promotion to Division One of the JBFA at the end of 1944. To gain promotion, Pirates, as winners of the Saturday League, had to beat their opposite number in the Sunday League- the champions of the elite division. This team was African Morning Stars, a strong, predominantly coloured side from Sophia town. Morning Stars included in their team member of the notorious ‘American’ gang. The match played at Wemmer, is remembered as a brutal goalless draw. Pirates won the replay 2-1. After the game the young players were attacked and beaten. Pirates lodged a complaint with the League but nothing came of it. JBFA officials lived in New Clare and Sophia town at the time and Pirates suspected that their rivals were favoured. This was … Read the rest

It is rare to meet people who will tell you that they do not care about their good looks. Well Done, Excellent. I am a cameroonian of the Fang tribe. This work gives a good description of the cameroonian society and culture. Especially the part on food. I was able to learn alot about my country. While the tradition of classic boy bands is rooted in an all-vocal and dance format, a number of new pop boy bands play musical instruments as they sing. In recent years a number of teen pop acts who have garnered a huge fan base of young teenage girls are being categorized as boy bands. While certain pop bands have disliked being associated with the term boy band, they still get referred to as boy bands because of their soft textural vocal parts and pop harmonies that exude boyish charm. Although the music of newer … Read the rest

The “mod” movement of the 1960s was not just a fashion or a type of music, but a lifestyle. 1956 Minister of the Interior, T. E. Donges, articulates the first apartheid sport South African Football Association (SAFA) changes its name to the Football Association of Southern Africa (FASA) and, due to pressure from FIFA, deletes the racist exclusionary clause from its constitution. Stephen Kalamazoo” Mokone and David Julius become the first Black South Africans to sign professional contracts in Europe, with Cardiff City and Sporting Lisbon respectively. It would be laughable really, if Cindy Crawford’s Skin Care range was a load of rubbish, but the truth is, it’s not. The products are well thought out, cheap in comparison to other skin care products and early indications show that Meaningful Beauty’s range of products actually deliver on their promises, and who’d of thought that the humble melon would be at the … Read the rest

I am sure you will agree that finding beauty skin care products is not hard. Do we early understand the present-day technology and the machines(gizmos it has spawned and still emerging as I am speaking?) There is also this confusion and misperception as if culture in South Africa cannot be merged with the modern technologies and its machines, and that we are a hopeless and lost backward cause and people. Due to the rising interest of women in their clothing and the brands making their clothes, there has been a tremendous increase in the textile industry manufacturing women’s clothes. However, fashion changes with every coming season and seasons change every couple of months; thus it is a challenge to the manufacturers to keep making the best of the designs which are able to attract the women during all the seasons with the same interest as ever. Although men’s clothing is … Read the rest

Moroccan argan oil (also known as nut oils) is a valuable natural oil, which is rich in vitamin E, omega 3 fatty acids and omega 6 fatty acids, argan oil can be used as beauty products, face massage, nails, hair and body, can also be used as food. I have just posted the Dramatical act of Iphi’ Ntombi above. If the reader gets to watch the whole show, they will be rewarded and will also see what I mean when I say we have a very powerful and vibrant culture If we are to be told that we are backward, then I would rather spend the rest of my life in culture as projected and shown-off by the cast of Iphi’ Ntombi. the captured our cultural essence and being. The incorporated all the many traditional, cultural, customary, musical, traditional dress, and dances into one explosive extravaganza for the world to … Read the rest

Oily skin can be difficult to deal with but with the right products and techniques it can be managed. Umbanda is another highly syncretic religion with spiritist elements that began in Rio de Janeiro in the late 1920s and spread to urban areas throughout the country. With some thirty million followers today, Umbanda has been called the one true national religion of Brazil because it embraces elements of all three of the nation’s cultural traditions: African, European, and Indian. The easiest difference to tell between men’s jewelry and women’s jewelry is their look; women’s jewelry is feminine, vulnerable looking, cheerful, all characteristics that reflect how women basically should be. While men’s jewelry has stronger look. “Since the unfortunate date – 1652- to the presentI usually start in 1490 — we have been experiencing a process of acculturation. It is perhaps presumptuous to all it “acculturation” because this term implies a … Read the rest

The older we get the more we’re concerned about our appearance. Classes and Castes. “Brazil is no longer an underdeveloped country. It is an unjust country,” Brazilian President Fernando Henrique Cardoso proclaimed in 1994. Today Brazil, although one of the ten largest economies in the world, has the most unequal distribution of income of any nation except South Africa. Moreover, inequality has been growing. In the mid-1990s, the poorest 20 percent of the population received only 3 percent of national income, while the richest 10 percent received 47 percent. Or, put in another way, the wealthiest 20 percent earn twenty-six times as much as the poorest 20 percent. It is estimated that some thirty-three million Brazilians live in poverty, including twenty million workers and ten million pensioners who receive the minimum wage of around $115 a month. In parts of Brazil, particularly the Northeast, infant mortality, a sensitive indicator of … Read the rest

Designer clothing and designer jeans are manufactured by high-end fashion designers, high-street stores and independent designer boutiques. Basic Economy. Today Brazil has the eighth largest economy in the world. It is a major producer of such agricultural products as sugarcane, soybeans, oranges, coffee, cocoa, rice, wheat, and cotton. It is also a major supplier of beef with vast cattle ranches primarily in the southern and western regions of the country. Nevertheless, because of the tremendous growth of industry, agriculture accounts for only 13 percent of the nation’ gross domestic product. Most of them would be ashamed to admit it, but the fact of the matter is that these african critics view African literature as an overseas department of European literatures, as a literature with no traditions of its own to build upon, no models of its own to imitate, no audience or constituency separate and apart from the European, and, … Read the rest

Fashion is a new trend that is commonly used in different areas, but mostly it talks about the latest clothing and accessories trends. In the hallowed halls of the Northeastern Ivy league campuses, new trends emerged beginning with the trad style. Like the tuxedo, the trad style adopted the traditional style of the suit but was an effort to allow young men to rebel against the strict dress codes they viewed their fathers as having. Despite these dress codes being far more relaxed than anything throughout history, the Ivy league students felt they needed to revolt. Some of us are at loss as to what to do and say given the seemingly overwhelming reality we are immersed into. Many of us,Africans here in Mzantsi, opt-out of our responsibilities to stud, learn and act upon our acquired knowledge. We are simply happy to cost our artificial posts in life, and pass … Read the rest