Gratitude is a MUST!!!

I woke up this morning feeling deep gratitude in my heart. Believe it or not, these past few days have been difficult and tear-filled. The chest pains I experienced recently had me wondering if I’d ever be happy again. Gratitude is an opener of locked-up blessings Last October, about a week after Dad’s funeral, I … More Gratitude is a MUST!!!

Top 10 ‘Weekend Away’ Spots for 2020

After publishing the last post on 2020 TOP travel destinations, some readers challenged me to share more hidden gems within South Africa. So I’ve listed 10 South African treasures for you that are ‘MUST-visits’ in 2020! 1. Maloti-Drakensberg Park If you’re keen to enjoy natural beauty – from rock pools to caves – this UNESCO … More Top 10 ‘Weekend Away’ Spots for 2020

Celebrating That First Christmas After The Loss of A LOVED ONE

To be honest, my sentiments towards this festive season have been rather grim. Since the passing of Dad last October, the hole in my heart feels even bigger, and the grief more painful this festive season. My father, who’s birthday falls on the 25th of December, won’t be with us this Christmas… The highlight of … More Celebrating That First Christmas After The Loss of A LOVED ONE

13 Ways to Snap Out of That ‘End of Year’ Slump

Can you believe it’s November already? I’m certain you would agree when I say most of us are exhausted – emotionally, mentally and physically. As the countdown to the festive season nears, office productivity is dwindling; people are more relaxed with their routines – actually some of us are just over it! The year has … More 13 Ways to Snap Out of That ‘End of Year’ Slump