Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

The Joys Of Catch Up Dates

Let’s be honest as adults our friendship dynamics have changed it’s a lot of we should catch up sometime. Who knows sometime doesn’t exist? The next thing you know its fifty years later and your child’s best friends mom is that friend you still owe a cup of coffee? It’s real easy to blame it… Read More The Joys Of Catch Up Dates

All things adulting, Career

6 Habits we need to break in the workplace

So I just got off the phone with the adulting committee, you know the one that refuses to cancel my adulting subscription. They just informed me one cannot simply retire from work at 30, a girl cannot get a break. That’s why today I am posting on something that I can control the unhealthy habits… Read More 6 Habits we need to break in the workplace

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

The circle of life: Lessons of having to start over

I am turning the big 3-0 later on this year and I am spending a lot of time reflecting and today’s post comes from one of my many reflection sessions. Getting my internship was the greatest step in my climb up the corporate ladder. I exaggerate a lot (it’s my special skill set) but it… Read More The circle of life: Lessons of having to start over

All things adulting, Career

What to consider before becoming besties with your boss?

Considering the amount of time, we spend at the office it would be to our advantage to get along with our colleagues as this creates a better foundation for teamwork. Getting to know your boss a bit better might prevent you going all horrible bosses on them (no killing them is not an option).Rather seeing… Read More What to consider before becoming besties with your boss?

All things adulting, Career

How to practise self-care at the office in 6 easy steps

Before you throw that stapler at your colleague or say that expletive ask yourself, do you have bail money and time to go wash out your mouth? Today I am dedicating this post to people who are feeling overwhelmed at work and your lover Merlot is too far away (at home) and not answering your… Read More How to practise self-care at the office in 6 easy steps

All things adulting, Career

What not to do at your work end year function

It’s that time of the year again for office year end/ Christmas parties, where the alcohol will be flowing and some mandatory speeches we all wish we could press fast forward will be given. I thought to myself why not continue with my winning formula and be your Inyala Vazant to your fix my life… Read More What not to do at your work end year function

All things adulting, Career

The Price of Owning your Craft

I am an avid believer of living a life of your own choosing and doing everything necessary to pursue your passion. I have written about the year of the side hustle. However there are some downsides to owning your craft, today I want to talk to the entrepreneurs the people carving out their own paths,… Read More The Price of Owning your Craft

All things adulting, Career

How to effectively deal with Burnout

I find that as the sun is coming back to shower us with some love, there is this pressure to complete all the projects before year-end. Also if your company does KPI reviews you might be saying yes to more than you can handle in order to get a bigger bonus. Compound that with those… Read More How to effectively deal with Burnout

Lifestyle, Ramblings of a beautiful mind

Experiences that have deeply changed and shaped me into the womyn I am becoming

August was a pretty hectic month for me not just work wise but also personally. I have a cousin who had preeclampsia by the grace of God baby was fine but the mom had to stay in hospital for three weeks. They are both finally home but I have to admit hospital visits are exhausting.… Read More Experiences that have deeply changed and shaped me into the womyn I am becoming

All things adulting, Finance

How to save money whilst shopping (it’s not a trick)

Hey there my amazing readers! It’s our last full week of July (this month had three months in it) and to finish off the savings month we go shopping. It gets better this kind of shopping also gives back to charity. Yep you guessed right I am talking about thrift shopping. To make sure I… Read More How to save money whilst shopping (it’s not a trick)