As you well know, both the boys and I practice the Afro-Brazilian martial art of Capoeira. In 2019 all three of us attended our first batizado and Logan and I received our Capoeira Apelido. If you are new here and you are wondering why we chose Capoeira, check out these posts. Logan and I started training Capoeira in 2015. In the year we started, a grading or batizado was held, however, since we were both newbies, we skipped the grading. 2017 was another grading year, unfortunately, ... Read More about What is a Capoeira Apelido?
I haven't referred to you as my husband in 4 years, however, today seems appropriate, simply because it is the day of our divorce. On 16 June 2011, we were married. To be honest, I cannot even remember the exact time we said the 'I do's.' The day of our Divorce Eight years, five months and 17 days later, the day of our divorce (finally) arrived. It gives me so much pleasure to say, that as of today 03 December 2019 at 12:14, I am no longer married to you. I kind of expected ... Read More about A Letter to my Husband on the day of our Divorce
The only thing worse than being in a toxic relationship is feeling trapped in it. A Toxic Relationship According to Psychology Today, a toxic relationship is any relationship that is unfavourable to you or others. My marriage was both! And sadly, I was stubborn enough to settle for far too long. It started long before I was married My parents split up when I was 12 years old. I was raised by my mom mainly and even though my dad is a caring person (with his own set of issues of ... Read More about Trapped In A Toxic Relationship
All of a sudden, it feels like we have moved from autumn into winter! I have this pressing desire to share my super cheap fashion hack to keep warm this winter! Naturally, it is best to recognise the fact, that I'm no fashion blogger. Comfort over style, let's be practical! That really is the kind of girl, I am! Since we're being honest... Let's chat about our South African winters! They are pretty harsh. Not because the temperatures reach incredible low, but because we are ... Read More about Keep Warm this Winter with this super cheap clothing hack!
Creating space in our lives to be and feel inspired is crucial! It helps us to break up the mundane and revive us from within. I am also on a journey to document things, so it makes total sense to start a 2019 edition of things that inspires me. Here's a 2019 Autumn Edition of things that inspire me right now! As the weather cools down and we move into winter, I am acutely aware of the fact that I go to work daily with sopping wet hair. In the past, this didn't bother me all ... Read More about 2019 Autumn Edition | 4 Things That Inspire Me, Right Now.