All things adulting, Blogging

6 things you need to consider before starting a blog

Now that we are a year older, I thought I finally have some level of authority on what you need to do to launch your own blog.  Full confession: I am quite a spur of the moment kind of girl and the unplanned speech part of my public speaking competition days was my favourite. However… Read More 6 things you need to consider before starting a blog

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, Finance

The broke girls guide: 5 steps to getting more money back from the tax man

Hey there awesome people. Remember that broke girl who helped you survive the festive season? Well she is back helping you with some tips to get back some money from the taxman. Oh wouldn’t it be swell if we were taught these tips in high school? Tax season is nearing, whether you choose to stand… Read More The broke girls guide: 5 steps to getting more money back from the tax man

Book club, Lifestyle, Reviews

The Madams

Author: Zukiswa Wanner Publication year: 2006 Genre: Fiction Chick lit hasn’t always been my go to genre but I am always willing to try something new. This was a great read to dip my toes in with. I went in expecting to laugh and what a laugh but there were some heart wrenching moments. Synopsis… Read More The Madams

Lifestyle, Taste Corner

Healthy tasty snacks ideas. Yes, they exist!

I am really good at working out when I put my mind to it and I am an even better clean eater however my kryptonite is snacking. I will be sitting in the office and I am like ooh no my jaw needs a workout or my fingers need something to do, you see I… Read More Healthy tasty snacks ideas. Yes, they exist!

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

You are in competition with no one

Happy Monday! I always believe that we need motivation and inspiration but more especially on Mondays. I think too often we are our own worst enemies, we need to check that behaviour and start a process of unlearning  and become our biggest cheerleaders. I then came across this quote by Ms Iyanla Vanzant. Too often… Read More You are in competition with no one

Physical health, Wellness

My first time hiking Table Mountain

I could wax lyrical about how Table Mountain is the seventh wonder of the world, how the view is majestic but honestly I wanted to hike it because I love a challenge. I have always wanted to hike and take those epic pics all us non- Capetonians are famous for.Two of my nephews were willing… Read More My first time hiking Table Mountain

Book club, Reviews

These things really do happen to me

Author: Khaya Dlanga Publication year: 2018 Genre: Non fiction I first heard of Khaya Dlanga when he was a budding comedian I was sad to hear he was solely focusing on his nine to five in advertising. I have since learnt it’s not quite a loss as he is fighting the aircon wars in corporate… Read More These things really do happen to me

Reviews

Fat butcher the steakhouse every meat lover needs to experience

On my first night in Stellies my friends wanted to treat me and took me to the fat butcher. Honestly I found the name odd later on I found myself wanting to name my child after them, don’t judge me, yet. On arrival we were seated inside upstairs as the outside we wanted was quite… Read More Fat butcher the steakhouse every meat lover needs to experience

Inspire Mondays, Lifestyle

Start Now, With What You Have!

Hello, for our first inspire Monday of the year I  want to make sure that : after the mood, excitement of “New Year, new me” has worn off we are  still intentional in making our goals a reality Today’s post is about looking at all the excuses that are holding you back, doing away with them and… Read More Start Now, With What You Have!