Presumptions about a Filipino girl


Guest post by Dani from This Village Girl.com “Are you from the Philippines?” A guy asked me and my roommate of four years with a very thick Chinese-Malay accent. We just moved to Malaysia for work. “Yup.” …I just let my roommate answer for the both us. I had a feeling that this conversation was […]

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Versatile Blogger Award and 7 things you need to know about me


Thanks to Vanessa Hare, I had the privilege to be nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award. It basically means that you, as a blogger, give acknowledgement to bloggers and to what they have to say. After you have been selected you get to pick 15 others who you feel deserve to be nominated as well! […]

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International Women’s day (video)


I think we all know that I could not be the writer of a women empowerment blog without writing a piece for international women’s day. So here it is…But wait.. This time it’s a little different 🙂 Together with the most amazing artists I had the opportunity to create beautiful, meaningful art! We decided to […]

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Depression doesn’t make you weak, getting help doesn’t make you crazy!


So, as you know, (if you’ve read my previous blog posts 😊) I have had my share of “life lessons”. Multiple family losses, a robbery, a miscarriage and my fair share of struggles with my education are some of the events that made me the person I am today! And as mentioned in Path to […]

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Path to self discovery


Through the process of talking to many women I noticed that one thing has been standard, no matter where you’re from, no matter how old you are; getting to know yourself can be a sucky process. But in any stressful situation you’re in, you will only get to know yourself better. Because imagine that you […]

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Women; maybe support each other, yeah?


Jealousy among women. Isn’t it a shame that this is still an issue in 2019? I never really thought about writing about it because I didn’t realize how many of us still have to deal with it. It wasn’t until my poll (feel free to answer it btw :)) that I got several responses from […]

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The tricky side of domestic abuse


A couple of years ago I met this great girl who’s been going through this without even knowing it. Sounds weird doesn’t it? Well it’s not. When we think about domestic violence we immediately think of someone being beat and scolded but it’s so much more than that. My friend had been in a relationship […]

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Lesbians; Same sex struggles


Like I’ve mentioned before, I’m aiming to get every kind of story out there…and this story is a mix of the experience of a friend from London and a friend from the Caribbean. It really made me see that no matter the upbringing, no matter the type of surroundings, this struggle can be an issue in every household, no matter the background, […]

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School in your thirties..? That’s crazy!


No…it’s not! Just like one of my readers, I made the decision to go back to school. I got accepted to the Masters program of my choice and I’m as proud as can be! But then comes the opinions, not only from others but thoughts that spook through your head as well.. But you’re already […]

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Trauma or dramatics…


Many people go through some sort of experience that will leave a lasting mark. As did I, multiple times to be honest. In the beginning you usually get a lot of support and understanding but as time passes, people go on with their lives and you…you feel like you are left with the experience and […]

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