Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

5 Reasons it’s great to do things Solo

Ever heard that saying, that once there’s a WhatsApp group for something it’s probably not going to happen? Come on stop playing coy you know what I mean. Think that family get together, that reunion, that girl’s trip, I could go on. This is one of the many reasons I sometimes enjoying doing things solo.… Read More 5 Reasons it’s great to do things Solo

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Renewing your mind: unlearning things that hold you back

It is my belief that an intentional life is a series of learning and unlearning of destructive behaviours. What no one tells you is how hard it is. This is due to the fact that you really need to introspect and ask yourself some hard questions, learn new patterns of behaviour and make the change.… Read More Renewing your mind: unlearning things that hold you back

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Celebrate the small wins

” Success is a series of small wins” Hey awesome readers! After what has been decidedly South Africa’s most recent depressive week, we need some positivity. Which is why today I want to talk about celebrating the small wins and its benefits. We cannot wait to celebrate only once we have surpassed the big goal.… Read More Celebrate the small wins

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

Am I next? Our biggest fears becoming a reality

  Defeated, depleted, exhausted and all around triggered. These are some of the emotions that I feel. Woman abuse/ Femicide has once again come to the forefront, cause let’s be honest it hadn’t stopped. I know I am not the only one experiencing a turbulence of emotions, you need only go on your timeline. Yet… Read More Am I next? Our biggest fears becoming a reality

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Inspirational quotes for Kween

Molweni kwi Mbokodo ! As we all know we are in the thick of it yes you guessed it:women’s month. A friend of mine asked if I was going to write anything for women’s day. I said no, I write predominately for women every other day. Quite honestly I wasn’t really inspired to write for this… Read More Inspirational quotes for Kween

Lifestyle, Taste Corner

A day spent at Neighbourgoods food market

I got my first taste for a market at the Stellenbosch route 44 market. Ever since then if I am in another city I always look for a market. In Joburg it’s the Farmers, Maboneng (still need to go) and the Neighbourgoods market. A few Saturdays back I got to finally attend the latter rooftop… Read More A day spent at Neighbourgoods food market

Lifestyle, Travel

Exhilarating, scary: My first Bungee jump at the Soweto towers

Palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy. Yep it is the line from one of the greatest songs ever. However it also describes how I felt before I jumped. Confused? Let me take you back to the beginning. A friend of mine moved to Johannesburg and we never had the opportunity say our goodbyes.… Read More Exhilarating, scary: My first Bungee jump at the Soweto towers

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Choose to hold on just a little longer

Hello my awesome readers! Today in my little corner of inspiration I want to speak to people who are at a point where they are thinking enough is enough. Where they feel like they have pushed through the pain too many times, their dreams have been rejected just too many times. People who are at… Read More Choose to hold on just a little longer

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

Getting Comfortable with Uncomfortable Conversations

If you want to reach the heights you want to reach then you have to get comfortable having uncomfortable conversations. This was a thought that struck me when I was having my self-reflective moments.A  journal is never far during these moments.  I believe that one of our core personality traits should be that of self-awareness.… Read More Getting Comfortable with Uncomfortable Conversations

Lifestyle, Taste Corner

A night of French Cuisine and friendships

I have always had a fascination with travelling and languages. The three languages I would love to learn are Sesotho, Spanish and French. The last one because it is spoken in so many countries and I have an affinity for wine and cheese. It’s due to this reason that I am part of the French… Read More A night of French Cuisine and friendships