'The First Step To Getting Anywhere Is Deciding You're Not Willing To Stay Where You Are.' What’s up, world? Well, some would say the roof, and others the sky… but a less literal interpretation for me, would be to say that this is the day my life starts anew. Yup, change is in the air! … Continue reading My 52 Kg Journey – Day 1 (7 January 2018)
'You Cannot Change What You Refuse To Confront.' Hi everyone! What’s up? I'd like to start off by telling you a bit more about myself before I get to my own personal upcoming challenge – the challenge of learning to accept, love and appreciate my body by first learning how to accept, love and appreciate myself. All in … Continue reading My 52 Kg Journey
'Happiness Is German Engineering, Italian Cooking And Belgian Chocolate.' - Patricia Briggs This past weekend I discovered the truth of this quote for myself. Unfortunately for Patricia Briggs, she left out the part about happiness also being Belgian waffles and Tintin comics! During their weekly market on Saturday, Vergenoegd Wine Estate just outside of Stellenbosch … Continue reading A Tasty Belgian Festival At Vergenoegd Wine Estate!
'To Plant A Garden Is To Believe In Tomorrow.' - Audrey Hepburn Have you ever wished you could time-travel? Just walk right back through history to experience a taste of what once was and is no more? That’s exactly what it’s like strolling through the Stellenberg Gardens. Except, of course, these glorious grounds of old-world … Continue reading A Visit To The Magical Stellenberg Gardens
‘The world is not made of atoms. The world is made of stories.’ – Muriel Ruykeser Harry Potter… Lord of the Rings… The Hunger Games… Narnia… The Hobbit… The Sword of Truth… The Mortal Instruments… Fallen… Princess Diaries… So many stories… Each one of them is pure fiction and completely unrealistic, but the message they … Continue reading I Am A Writer.