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All my favorite people + recipe suggestions?

This weekend was sure a special one. There was nothing out of the ordinary, but I was lucky to spend time with all my closest friends in NYC on different occasions. 746 more words


Running is therapy + race advice please + marathon training week 2

Got about a million tangents running in my head that I’m ready to spill. I will try and be somewhat organized.

Week 2 of marathon training… 941 more words


The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Week 2.

So week 2 began with an innocent braai at a friend’s place (keep in mind my weeks begin on Friday, since that was the day I arrived in the Mother City), we were all outside laughing and having fun, I hit the wine as one does in Cape Town and a bottle later my head was spinning, this is not good considering the decisions I make when I am intoxicated. 901 more words

Finding Yourself

What To Do When Your Creative Outlet Becomes Your Career

Growing up, words were like a second home to me.

I knew if I ever needed to escape from the adolescent drama of the week, be it cute boy problems or mean girl problems, I could write it out in a poem and instantly feel better. 531 more words

Career Advice

6 Things I Learned from the Best Boss Ever

As a millennial only four years into my professional career, I am fortunate enough to have had some really amazing bosses who have taught me a lot about being successful in my career. 515 more words

Own Your Ambition

Braving the blizzard + finding community + week 1 of marathon training

Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you all had relaxing weekends. Snow hit pretty hard this weekend in NYC, and so I definitely got plenty of down time, which was much needed after a busy work week (I apologize in advance if I start sounding like a broken record about work. 1,137 more words


Dream a little dream of Cape Town

Week 1.

So, I have finally pulled enough guts in me together to take on a new adventure and opportunity which I have been offered. This opportunity has both its benefits and downfalls, I get to start a new life in a place I have always dreamed of, earn great money if I work hard enough, get to meet new people and hopefully find love at last. 981 more words

Finding Yourself