Can you be a bartender and a feminist?
Human Rights / Lifestyle / My Story / Women

Can you be a bartender and a feminist?

“For sure!” “No, it’s hard trying to be a feminist while working as a bar lady.” “Yes, definitely.” “No way, you’re just being used as entertainment behind the bar.” “It’s just about your ability to separate your work from your beliefs.”   This is an interesting question. I stumbled across an article on New York … Continue reading

For the love of Hiking: Lion’s Head
Healthy People/ Groups / Lifestyle / Women

For the love of Hiking: Lion’s Head

Lion’s Head has become an incredibly popular hiking trail, with people of all fitness levels, ages and genders participating in the health and recreational craze. With the increase in popularity and initiatives, such as Rock Girl, such trails have also become safer for women to do on their own. Previously Lion’s Head, like many parts … Continue reading

Exclusive breastfeeding: benefits, obstacles and solutions
Children / Healthy People/ Groups / Women

Exclusive breastfeeding: benefits, obstacles and solutions

Exclusive breastfeeding is the healthiest option for babies, yet the practice is avoided by many mothers. Post-grad Pharmacy student Shingirai Katsinde is promoting exclusive breastfeeding in rural communities as part of her post-grad project, working with two rural communities, Glenmore and Ndwayana, and one urban community, local Grahamstown. There are multiple reasons why exclusive breastfeeding … Continue reading