Lifestyle, Travel

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to give back to her old school

  Hello family! Today for inspiration Monday I am sitting down with Andiswa Siwela from Dutywa who currently lives in Cape Town. True to form having moved to the Mother city, she fell in love with the mountain.  She is now merging her love for the mountain and her love for helping others to climb… Read More Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to give back to her old school

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

Surviving a cult

There are many questions one asks themselves after escaping or leaving a cult. For the survivor it feels impossible to understand how they got entrapped into such an organization. Such are my sentiments as well of those of my closest friends, after having left a cult after nearly 10 years of being in it. Having… Read More Surviving a cult

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

How to not feel guilty about your success or happiness whilst there’s suffering [ in the midst of a pandemic]

Happy Monday beloveds. What a blessing it is to be alive and have breath and our health. On this inspire Monday I want to talk to those of us who struggle to really be seeped in Joy whilst there is so much suffering. At the beginning of this year I declared that this is the… Read More How to not feel guilty about your success or happiness whilst there’s suffering [ in the midst of a pandemic]

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

A view from the frontline- a front liners experience and why mental health matters

  We are closing on a year since the coronavirus reached our shores. We are feeling battered and bruised and still somewhat confused and that’s just us as civilians. Today we have a guest post from a frontline worker and this is her perspective on how our every day heroes are coping. According to my… Read More A view from the frontline- a front liners experience and why mental health matters

Lifestyle

How passion drove this talented designer from corporate to owning her own Interior design company

Divine Glow Lifestyle is an interior décor and design firm which was founded in 2017. Their focus is on residential and commercial interiors and sometimes they dabble a bit in landscaping, depending on client’s requests. Today we sit down with the Interior designer, stylist and owner Tokoloho Masalesa. “The cost of not following your heart… Read More How passion drove this talented designer from corporate to owning her own Interior design company

Lifestyle, Taste Corner

My top six Immune boosting foods

  One of the many things that this pandemic has reminded us is to focus on our immune system. We have been inundated with home remedies and I have chosen to focus on keeping my immune system strong. I am hoping not to catch the virus again, as  some of the after effects still leave… Read More My top six Immune boosting foods

Lifestyle, Mental health, Wellness

Navigating a pandemic pregnancy { guest post}

  Hello awesome readers! my blog started out as my personal therapy and a place to let people know they are not alone. In that same vein this year I want to amplify more voices and that is why today’s post is a guest blog. As we all know that in the middle of the… Read More Navigating a pandemic pregnancy { guest post}

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Be left empty

  Hello beautiful people. This year has been draining on so many fronts, spiritually, emotionally, financially and physically. Recently the death of Chadwick Boseman hit home like it was a family member. Yet in his death he taught us how to live. It is with this lesson in mind that I write my first Inspire… Read More Be left empty

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

“I am not Imbokodo” – What woman’s day means to us

Today is Women’s Day and I thought it would be great to amplify the voices of other everyday women. I wanted to hear and share their views on what this day means to them, the issue of gender-based violence and what tired tropes must be erased from our vocabulary. For me it is wathinta bafazi… Read More “I am not Imbokodo” – What woman’s day means to us

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

International friendship day

    “I don’t need a friend who changes when I change, and nods when I nod,my shadow does that much better. “- Plutarch I am not sure which rock I have been hiding under, unfortunately not Dwayne The Rock Johnson. I didn’t know that there was a thing such as an international friendship day.… Read More International friendship day