2017 – My Year in Review

2017 was supposed to be the year of adjustment for us. Having relocated to Gauteng in September 2016, the plan was to take things slowly, settle in and find our feet in the City of Gold. Life however, had other plans for us and we hit the ground running (both literally and figuratively). When I…

Set Goals and Crush Em

A New Year is an opportunity for a fresh start. An opportunity to evaluate and reassess. It’s an opportunity to work on becoming a happier and (for me), fitter version of myself. So let’s start here … ” Hi my name is Natasha and I am a compulsive goal setter.” For the past two decades…

To Drink or Not To Drink

It’s that time of the year when over indulgences are the norm and the consumption of alcohol is no exception. It really is a challenge to avoid alcohol over the festive season, especially when it is so ingrained in the South African culture. Festive over-indulgences are not beneficial to one’s health and can be detrimental…

Liebster Award!!!

Imagine my joy and surprise when I woke up to a Liebster Award nomination. I was nominated for the Liebster Awards by the uber cool Laura, at LivingMyLifeLikeMe . I am super chuffed and grateful for this awesome opportunity. The nitty-gritty: Mention and acknowledge the blog that nominated you, and display the award logo. Answer…

Surviving the Festive Season

It’s mid-way into December and I have given serious thought as to how I’m going to survive the dreaded festive season. It’s the season to be jolly and festive which really means over-indulging while you socialise like there is no tomorrow. Constantly faced with the very temptations you were able to resist all year through,…