People that inspire me

With the abundance of bloggers, YouTubers and podcasts out there, it is not hard to find someone who speaks to you and who inspires you. This said; because there are so many out there, it is quite time-consuming and draining seeking someone who speaks your language, who has the same viewpoints as you and who…

What Lent taught me this year

I am glad to be back to writing after unplugging for 40 days of Lent. What a transforming time it has been, full of change, heartache, and growth! I first learned about Lent from a Catholic girl in my res during my first year at University and then from another Catholic friend during my honours…

Declutter ME – Part 4

To end off the Declutter ME series, I thought it would be fun to do something practical. As you know by now my sister is the reason I enjoy cleaning and decluttering so much and she introduced me to one of the people that inspire me (more on that in another post) – Aileen from Lavendaire….

Declutter ME – Part 3

Part 3 – Decluttering Social Media Although Social Media is a great connector, informative and expressive platform, it has taken so much of our time and energy that I feel it necessary to declutter your social media. I love social media – a lot – and can easily become consumed by it. My paying-the-bills-adult job…

Decluttering ME – Part 2

Welcome back to the Declutter ME series with guest contributor – Laetitia Barnard In the second part of the series, we will look at the categories Marie Kondo suggests with her KonMari Method. First, she suggests that you gather all the items in the respective category and pile it on the floor, this will show…

Decluttering ME – Part 1

Part 1 – The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up – Marie Kondo (KonMari Method) Guest Contributor – Laetitia Barnard  Last year I had an epiphany when I was feeling frustrated with my life even after I had changed a job that drained me emotionally, I was working fewer days a week and I was taking…

{Happiness}

I have decided to start a series where I share my favourite quotes or words that inspire me. My sister and I (like many other people) find inspiration in quotes or passages that we read, no wonder we spend hours on end scrolling through Pinterest seeking words of inspiration. This week as I was scrolling through…