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A Short Quote on Anxiety

A short quote on anxiety from the book I’m currently reading:

“In 1915, Walter Cannon, the chair of the physiology department at Harvard Medical School, coined the term “fight or flight” to describe Darwin’s idea of an “alarm reaction”.

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The Living Room

Decor Crush: Gallery Wall Around A TV

The trend for “Gallery Wall Around The TV” is not so passé. I really love the idea. This year, I was reminded by this trend when I moved into my townhouse. 205 more words

Home And Design

What to do with.. the Living Room.. For Him

After a long-break, we’ll start  with a “living room for Him”.

A “living room for Him” doesn’t mean that the most important thing is to have a big TV (which I hate, by the way). 111 more words

The Living Room Coffee House

My interest in The Living Room started when I drove by this wonderful place in an attempt to avoid traffic on I-8. Even though my attempt to cut traffic was most likely a fail because it took longer than expected, I am happy I did it. 433 more words


Type and Design: Hand Crafted Christmas Cards by Me

I’ve been trying to improve my design skills in my spare time recently, and what better excuse is there than to make Christmas cards! Some of these I hand painted myself (the first two, if you couldn’t tell), and the rest I used Illustrator to put together. 110 more words

The Living Room

Where to eat in Maboneng

Just like Braamfontein, Maboneng, an urban neighbourhood located on the east of the Joburg CBD, is home to some of the hippest cafes, restaurants and design studios.On any given day, and especially over the weekends, the area is abuzz with people from all over Jozi who come to soak in the vibe and try some of the eclectic food that the precinct has to offer. 599 more words

Everything South African

Organise it ... Peter Walsh "It's all too much"

When I was pregnant with Zach, 7 years ago, I was living in an apartment in Macau (China), and sick of the lack of storage.  We had taken our whole house of goods from New Zealand and put it into the apartment. 281 more words

Organised Chaos