TAKE A WALK

I found this article here and thought I’d share it as I have over the last few weeks started taking an almost daily walk to the companies postbox, instead of driving, and have on most days been reaching my 7000 steps target. I have the Samsung Health app on my phone which logs the amount […] Read more…

FROM CLUTTER TO CLARITY

Surfing this morning I ran across a post by Project Hot Mess with a link to 9 TedTalks about Minimalism. This one (probably part of the appeal is that she is a mature woman compared to the others presenting) I particularly enjoyed. I’ve been on a major declutter and am amazed at how much stuff […] Read more…

THE MILITARY UNIFORM

I popped onto the web to look for something and found this article, which naturally hit home to me as my son has just completed his first week of basic training. I’m far way down in South Africa and through the day often wonder what he’s doing, hows he coping, is he happy, scared, tired, […] Read more…

#SPEAKCOLOUR with Builders Warehouse

I’m so excited to be a part of the Builders Warehouse #SpeakColour Campaign. This weekend is d-day for my little project – upcycling ‘Grandma’s chest’. This chest/travel box has been around my entire life. Its been in my home longer than I can remember. Its served as a toybox, shoebox, linen box, blanket box, storeall […] Read more…

Military Mom

My son Jarod signed up to join the USA Army. I’m not sure how to articulate how I feel about it. Its a bag of mixed emotions. Being a born and bred South African, living in the USA, its an amazingly mature decision to be made by him. He won’t be a South African for […] Read more…

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