And that’s on: being an exhausted black woman surrounded by white privilege

Isn’t it funny how it takes a world pandemic to help you see just how tired you are of having to fight just to simply exist? As most of you know, I date a white man called Sean. Me and Sean have been together on and off for nearly 4 years, (also the amount ofRead more

Seany Mac’s Creamy Chicken & Chorizo Bake

Sean has a knack for making the simplest but tastiest meals. I recently uploaded a video on TikTok (@Chikumof) of him making what we are now calling his creamy chicken and chorizo bake, and it’s been very popular (rightly so) so, here’s the recipe! P.s. Sorry I didn’t take actual pictures of the finished product…Read more

Calling All Foodies – Easy Pancake Recipes

American Style Pancakes These are a particular favourite of mine! I either have them with bacon and eggs, topped off with maple syrup or I’ll have them with Nutella and strawberries. Yum! Total Time: 15 minutes Serves: 4 – 6 Ingredients 256g Flour 4 Large eggs 250ml Cup milk 128g Sugar 1tsp Vanilla extract 1Read more

Sharon Cosgrove Photography

About 7 months ago, I got a LinkedIn message from Sharon, who wanted to see if I needed any help with photography for the launch of my new business Nyina. Sharon is a commercial food and product photographer. Based in the heart of Belfast, Sharon photographs food and product for local businesses throughout Northern Ireland, Ireland andRead more

Nicky Presets – Lightroom Mobile Presets

I was recently offered the chance to try out some of Nicky’s Lightroom presets which can be found here. As a blogger, you try to find your “look” via the effects on your photos as well as the content you post and frankly, not many people create presets that are dark skin friendly and canRead more