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Meet Shimanga – A Member Of The Life Retreat Team

When Trish asked me to put my bio together, my heart skipped a few beats. I love writing but I must say writing a bio is very tricky.  I say this because I know how painful it is to read a long boring bio. So, I’ll try not speak in third person as I tell you a little bit about myself.

My short story

When I started trading forex, it was very hard to find information online. When I did find something, it was either confusing or difficult to read. A few years later, I stumbled upon a book about blogging. I didn’t know anything about blogging but after reading that book, I started my own blog. I knew there had to be someone out there that needed to know how to trade forex without all the jargon. This unlocked a love for writing I never knew I had.

Everything started to happen very fast. At the time, I worked for a health research advisory organisation, where I spent a lot of time researching natural health alternatives. It was during this time that a blood pressure health scare led me to write a book – Defeat High Blood Pressure.

Who is Shimanga Mubitana?

I’m a full time forex trader, a farmer and a part time content manager. I love to live healthy… I love heels and I love to write. I’m a mother, a wife and a student. I have two boys, so I’ll share some of my experiences with you. No, I’m not a doctor but I’ll give you health tips. I’m not a financial advisor but I’ll tell you about good investment opportunities. Farming is my passion. So, I’ll give you great gardening tips.

You can be whoever you want to be and I hope to inspire you one article at a time.

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    Trish Taylor


    Thanks Shimanga for sharing.
    We are so grateful to have you on our Life Retreat team, with your wealth of knowledge. Plus, we love your writing, and I know our readers do to. So, any questions, on trading, health, and gardening, Shimanga will be glad assist with. If you would like her to write any specific articles, please let us know!


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      Thank you so much. I’m glad to be a part of the team.


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