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Wrapping Up 2018

December 14, 2018 | 12 Comments

The winner of ‘Kenny the Kudu’ is Simone Blanckenberg!

Do you see what I did there? Because it’s nearly Christmas, and we’re all wrapping up presents. Plus the year is almost over (“wrapped up”). Okaaaay…sorry if I didn’t need to explain it, but I wouldn’t want to waste a good pun. I also don’t want to waste much of anything this festive season. Lately I’m all about not wasting time, not wasting food, and not generating too much waste in general.

We all consume more than we need, and we need to tone it down, because although this is the season of excess, I think our planet will agree that we need to get a bit leaner when it comes to our consumption. Let’s keep things simpler.  Continue Reading…

Food, Parenting, Writing

In Search of White Space

November 14, 2018 | 7 Comments

I’m currently munching my way through a bag of chips, because I take the adage of “feed a cold” seriously. I feel that we need a better description for something that is not just a dripping nose. Because while my body aches and my throat hurts and my head is pounding, I know this is not real flu (as Ben had that earlier in the year and it is much more serious). Can we call it “clu” instead? Or a “flucold”? As in, “I’m feeling really rough, I’ve got a flucold?” Continue Reading…

Books, Food, Style

October Favourites

October 12, 2018 | 6 Comments

Hi guys!

It’s time for another ‘favourites’ round up. This month I’m…

Thinking about

Blogging. Us bloggers have been talking about whether blogging is still relevant. Do you have loads of blogs you read consistently? Or just a few favourites you check when you get an email about a new post? Or do you simply not have time and prefer to read snippets of peoples’ lives through social media? Continue Reading…