Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

The top 8 books and movies to keep you in high spirits in the time of Corona

Happy Friday and day 8 of Lockdown, how are my fellow apocalyptic earthlings doing? I have decided to use these 21 days as a mixture of time to relax practise self care and growth. To achieve this I decided early on to limit the news and amount of negative posts on my social media. So… Read More The top 8 books and movies to keep you in high spirits in the time of Corona

Lifestyle, Mental health, Wellness

What I learned practicing a month of Affirmations

Affirmations: positive statements that can help you challenge and overcome sabotaging and negative thoughts. Repeated often (you believing in them) can be the start of making positive changes. They are also said to help mitigate the effects of stress. I am sure you have seen enough clips of people listening to and repeating self-affirmations. There… Read More What I learned practicing a month of Affirmations

Book club, Lifestyle, Reviews

Educated

Author: Tara Westover Publication year: 2018 Genre: Memoir   Being a fan of Super Soul Sundays it’s a wonder I stumbled onto this 2019 best seller so late. Having watched and listened to this young woman talk about her childhood and her journey of education and unlearning I knew I had to get the book.… Read More Educated

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

You can’t cheat life

I grew up wanting to be a motivational speaker come life coach, thinking I could write self help books from my limited 16 year life. Before you laugh with me there’s more. I believed that from the books I had read, life experiences I had gone through. Which I had semi dealt with, rape growing… Read More You can’t cheat life

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

How to live life fully ( the good, the bad and the messy)

Two weeks ago the world was rocked by the sudden passing of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gigi  the Altobelli  family Payton Chester and her mom. A tragedy like that knocks the very breath out of you. One never gets used to death, even though its the only way out. I have to say you do… Read More How to live life fully ( the good, the bad and the messy)

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

Light at the end of the tunnel- things to do during load shedding

Ah load shedding, that random guy in your DMs who just won’t leave you alone, has returned😒. Considering how much we need electricity it is no wonder we go through a whole range of emotions when you hear that dirty word. However I have decided to focus on the positive and write up about things… Read More Light at the end of the tunnel- things to do during load shedding

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Be Inspired To Love More

Hello Friends, welcome to the month of Love. I figured to go in line with the theme of love this month let me share some quotes that will inspire you to love more. Not just the romantic love but love for self, friends and life.   This Month ,and every other month, I hope we… Read More Be Inspired To Love More

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Finish strong

As we head into the last few weeks of the year and we near that we’ll deserved break from work. It’s pretty normal to be suffering from year end fatigue. It’s normal to be reflective and see how many goals you achieved and you didn’t. On this inspire Monday I want you to dig deep… Read More Finish strong

Lifestyle

Old Selbornian Wine and Food festival {Review}

Hey there amazing readers! here’s hoping October has been treating you well as you can tell it has been a busy month hence the silence. I was invited to the Old Selbornians Club premier Wine and Food festival held on the 4th and 5th October. The brain child of Lorna Hudson ( owner of Blenz… Read More Old Selbornian Wine and Food festival {Review}

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