I did a thing yesterday. Personally, it was a pretty big thing. And although for most, this isn't a big deal at all, if I share with you some of my context, you'll understand how yesterday I achieved something I've been struggling with for years! I've decided to blog about it for two reasons, one … Continue reading Being Bad Before You Can Be Good
Words by a designer, provoking and interesting, worthy of being shared and thought about by non-designers.
"Your mind, your body and your heart will always believe what you tell it. Feed it love, feed it truth and feed it faith." Some of you might be familiar with the words "man shall not live on bread alone" and simply put, the motive behind this little scripture is that physical nourishment is … Continue reading Good Food. Week 1. Cultivating Gratitude & Visiting Provedore in Falmouth
I am currently knee-deep in research for my final MA project. The last 10 months of my life, in all the moments of blood, sweat and tears have all been embraced to reach and better this very moment. However, today the sun is shining, it's finally warm enough to feel like summer and the last … Continue reading The Wait is Sexy
I'm going to be completely honest and say I'm about a year and a half late in writing this. For some reason, all of my truly travel related post have been tangled up in the drafts folder!? But enough is enough, they deserve to be published too! So without further delay, who wants to hear … Continue reading 4 Reasons To Cruise Through The Gulf of Mexico
Somewhere in the last 24 hours of travel I lost my phone charger. Luckily when this happened my phone was charged enough to act as my alarm clock and still wake me this morning, of course the 3% didn't last long when I began my morning routine of social media checks... It wasn't long till I … Continue reading Lessons from my iPhone
I learnt a lot this weekend. From so many different people. In so many different areas and spaces. It was concentrated, mind-bending, spirit altering, moments of impact. I learnt more about life, about people, about mothers and women, about grace, about love, about rain, about privilege, about the One that matters most, about purpose and … Continue reading The More I learn, The Less I Know
We cannot deny that there is a new kind of 'joy' in society today that is released when a worthy instagram moment presents itself, right? right. Any frequent instagram user loves the feeling a 'perfect shot' brings. From blogger-style #ootd shots in front of your garage door or simply a delicious sugar-dairy-gluten-free-meal at your local … Continue reading The most ‘instagrammable’ coffee spot in Durban (this week)
This morning's daily @sethgodin blog post spoke straight in to something I've been thinking a lot about lately and that is my "save as draft" habit I've acquired. I find a nugget of inspiration that I passionately want to share with the world. Once nugget transforms from thought to a written (imperfectly) post, instead of … Continue reading Save As Draft: beauty over perfection.
Pancake day is the best day. I don't know many people who don't like pancakes and now that we live in a world full of 'alternative' pancake recipes, there's no excuse not to indulge yourself in such a good day. Choosing to live a life with as little refined sugar as possible means that this year's … Continue reading Three Part Pancake Day Recipe