Two weeks ago, I signed in to my American job just as I have for the last 5 years. The day started out like any other Monday, except things took a turn and before I could even realize what was happening, it dawned on me…...

One of our biggest reasons for moving back into town was that neither D or I could bear the thought of keeping up with our current schedule of working until 2 am, just to wake at 5:30 to get the boys up and ready for...

Although I have posted updates on Instagram, I do sort of feel like I owe the blog a bit of an explanation or perhaps, a catch-up. This past month has been filled to the brim with tremendous moments; we bought a car, travelled to Plett,...

For the last two weeks I have been searching for a way to put into words how I really feel. It sort of sunk in a few days ago that in a little over a month’s time, we were set to wave goodbye to South...

Just when I started getting used to telling people that we’re leaving to travel South America, the rug was pulled from beneath me and the result was a clusterfuck of a week that shifted our perspective and made us rethink our decision to travel, but...

When I was a little girl, I dreamt of becoming a teacher but when the time came, I wasn’t in the position to pursue that dream and instead, I stumbled upon freelancing. It’s been 5 years since I landed my first gig, so I figured...

For the longest time, I have promised that I’d write a blog post sharing what we did to get rid of our debt and most recently, how we have managed to start saving towards our South American travels. It hasn’t been an overnight success but...

In case you missed my InstaStories, last week I announced what seemed, quite unexpectantly that Darren and I are planning to sell everything and travel South America, with the kids. I am sure to many of you, the news seemed to come out of nowhere...

For the last few months I have been incredibly restless, the sort of restlessness that has me looking up ticket prices for our family to go explore a new country with no real plan of what we’d do when we get there. At one stage,...

A few years back, I came across this movement called body positivity which sparked an idea to start a bucketlist challenge that in the end would hopefully encourage me to love my body. Having tried every crash diet imaginable, filling my body with pills to...