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5 Quick and easy steps to a healthier you

5 Quick and easy steps to a healthier you

July is just about done and dusted, and if you’re anything like me, your New Year’s resolutions are probably long forgotten! I’ve moved away from setting too many New Year’s resolutions over the past few years, as I’ve found that…

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Real self-care tips for working moms

Real self-care tips for working moms

Yes, you read that right: yet another blog post on self-care. Self-care seems to be one of the biggest buzzwords of the moment, so I don’t blame you if the title of this post made you roll your eyes a…

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My pick of 5 of the best places to stay in Greyton

My pick of 5 of the best places to stay in Greyton

Nestled at the foot of the picturesque Riviersonderend mountain range and a mere two hours’ drive from Cape Town, Greyton is the perfect spot for a relaxed weekend getaway. Whether you’re craving a solitary weekend spent reading beside the fireplace…

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How to get over writer’s block | Writing tips for creatives

How to get over writer’s block | Writing tips for creatives

As someone who writes for a living, I easily churn out at least 10 000 words per day – whether it’s in the form of a blog post, a magazine article, an Instagram caption, my daily to-do list, emails, personal…

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The best things to do with kids in Greyton

The best things to do with kids in Greyton

It’s only been about five months since we first took the plunge and moved to Greyton, but it feels like we’ve lived here forever! We’ve had plenty of time to settle in and explore our new home town, so I…

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Maybe minimalism isn’t for me?

Maybe minimalism isn’t for me?

We’ve done a lot of shuffling, reshuffling, organising, and decluttering over the past three or four years (five house moves in as many years will do that for you), which resulted in an intense interest in minimalism for me. Decluttering…

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How I changed my mindset – and my life – in just 3 months

How I changed my mindset – and my life – in just 3 months

In July, I hit rock bottom. I was depressed, I couldn’t get out of bed in the mornings, I was broke, and my marriage was suffering as a result of all the stress my husband and I had been through…

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When you don’t even know what your ‘best life’ looks like anymore!

When you don’t even know what your ‘best life’ looks like anymore!

If you’ve been reading my blog or following me on social media for a while now, you may already be aware that the past few months have not been my happiest… My little family has made two cross-country moves within…

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Five things I’m loving right now

Five things I’m loving right now

01. White pedicures. I happened upon this look (if you’d even call it that) at a launch a few months ago. The brand had organised for us to have a quick pedi done during the launch, so that we could…

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We’re moving to the countryside in exactly 10 sleeps!

We’re moving to the countryside in exactly 10 sleeps!

After years spent dreaming of packing up ship and moving to Greyton, we’ve finally done it… we’ve taken the plunge, signed a lease on a beautiful little English-style cottage, and we’re moving next weekend! (Again!) This news has come as…

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