Day 8: Why I Stopped Baking. A Full Explanation

If you follow me on Instagram and Twitter you might have seen me announce that I don’t bake anymore. If you didn’t know, now you know. If you never even knew I was ever a baker then let me give you a little backstory. In high school, I used to bake cakes and cupcakes. My…

Day 7: Where Do I See Myself in 10 Years

So somebody once asked me where I see myself in ten years. Then literally the next day somebody else asked me that same exact question and it really got me thinking… I mean, I answered the questions truthfully and as fully as I could on a virtual message but what really struck me was the fact…

Day 6: Honesty

Remember when I told you about how difficult it was going to be to “blog about anything” for 30 days? If you don’t remember, I wrote about it on day 1 of the blogging challenge. Well, today is one of those days where I really don’t know what to talk about. It’s only day 6 and…

Day 5: When You Have a Bad Day, Remember This

Bad days are inevitable. If you don’t have bad days, how do you know when your good days are good. I mean, we can’t know what good feels like without having felt bad because they work together, yin and yang. Good does not exist independently from bad. They are so dependent on each other because…

Day 4: Five Things I Cannot Live Without

There are things as humans that we cannot live without. Love, food, and water. This list of things I cannot live without is not going to include the necessary things needed to sustain human life because it would be a waste of space. No, this is a list of luxuries that I can definitely survive…

Day 3: Why I Cut My Hair

I recently cut my hair. Short. Like a boy. A fvck boy to be honest, but no matter. To many, it came as a shock which is understandable because I never expressed to people how badly I’ve wanted to cut my hair since 2014. Yes, 2014. I’ve wanted my hair short since I was 16….

Day 2: 20 Facts About Me

If I’m to challenge myself this month and expose my insides to the world, I figured it would be a good thing to know a few things about the girl behind, Salted Butter.   My name is Zoa Onke Amalia Wustrow. I’m a wonderful cocktail of a bunch of different races and tribes. I’m Xhosa,…

What I Do When I Get Sick

It’s flu season!!! Yes, vegans get sick. As much as we like to think we are, we are not invincible. Despite that, my eating habits have not been the cause of my weakened immune system. No, because no matter how healthy your habits are, if you stress, fear, or worry, you will get sick. These…

8 Things You Can Do to Keep Your Skin Looking Fresh to Death

Clear, glowing, healthy looking skin is 40% genetics and 60% habit and lifestyle. That means physically taking care of your skin is more important than the fact that you have oily, dry, normal, or combination skin. There are some things you can do to keep your skin looking its best no matter your skin type….

My Life After The Vegan Experiment

In an effort to understand why people read my blog I went through some of my most popular blog posts of 2016 and the top two posts of the year were about the vegan experiment I decided to undertake last year. This came as no surprise because 90% of the posts I wrote last year…