5 things I love about Jo’burg

5 things I love about Jo’burg

It’s been almost four months since we first moved to Johannesburg, and although the first month was really difficult, I’ve been amazed at how quickly we’ve all settled into this new rhythm and a new city. Even Beanie has adjusted…

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How to deal with depression when you work from home

How to deal with depression when you work from home

If you follow me on any of my social media channels, you may have noticed that I’ve been feeling a little lower than usual these past couple of weeks – no doubt as a result of our recent cross-country move,…

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The Fitness Diaries | Week 1 of Adventure Boot Camp’s 40 Day Challenge

The Fitness Diaries | Week 1 of Adventure Boot Camp’s 40 Day Challenge

If you had told me that I would willingly wake up at 5am to go exercise (outdoors! In the cold!) just a week ago, I wouldn’t have believed you – so strong is my dislike for any sort of physical…

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A little life update (June 2017)

A little life update (June 2017)

I’ve been meaning to write this blog post for the last couple of weeks, but things have been so chaotic this side, that I’ve hardly had the chance to breathe – let alone put pen to paper (or fingers to…

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How I’m Embracing Hygge in my Home

How I’m Embracing Hygge in my Home

Although summer has it’s perks, I’ve always been a big fan of winter – for numerous reasons. I love wrapping myself up in a blanket and cosying up on the couch with a big cup of coffee and a good…

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Enjo Nature Farm – a little slice of paradise in the Cederberg

Enjo Nature Farm – a little slice of paradise in the Cederberg

We’re officially at the halfway mark of 2017, which is usually when I start to think back to January and to all the hopes and plans I had in mind for the new year. One of my biggest resolutions for…

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Last-minute ‘mini adventures’ in and around our ‘hood

Last-minute ‘mini adventures’ in and around our ‘hood

Not a day goes by that I don’t thank my lucky stars that we ended up living in the beautiful Cape Winelands. When we first decided to move out to Somerset West, I honestly wasn’t looking forward to it, and…

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10 little things that make me happy (plus Elizabeth Arden White Tea review)

10 little things that make me happy (plus Elizabeth Arden White Tea review)

It may only be Wednesday, but it’s been a long, long week and I, for one, am pretty thrilled that we have a long weekend coming up. Don’t get me wrong – it’s been a great week with lots of…

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The ultimate spa break: The Garden Spa at Babylonstoren

The ultimate spa break: The Garden Spa at Babylonstoren

After a pretty trying year last year, I was convinced that I’d left all the bad vibes back in 2016, but February proved to be a tough month – it left me feeling frazzled, a bit under the weather, and…

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One Little Word: Play

One Little Word: Play

For the past three years, I’ve adopted a ‘word of the year’, to set the tone for each coming year and to encapsulate my goals and intentions for each year in one little word. I can’t recall what word I…

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