• life tales

    the importance of self care

    If you are anything like me, when things start to get full on, self care becomes something that I struggle with. In the hustle to get things done, I tend to start to focus…

    7 May, 2018
  • life tales

    how to handle mess ups

    As many of you would know, I recently started a new job, pursuing a bit of a dream of mine. And I must say I have been incredibly blessed by being welcomed into a…

    5 April, 2018
  • life tales

    Embracing uncertainty

    A while ago I read somthing that really resonated, and has stayed with me since;  “Embrace the wait, trust the journey, enjoy the beauty of becoming. When nothing is certain, anything is possible.” At…

    4 March, 2018
  • life tales

    dealing with setbacks

    For those of you who read the blog regularly or follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I took up running properly at the beginning of the year. And that much to my surprise,…

    21 February, 2018
  • life tales

    5 reasons I don’t say I’m “busy”

    When you ask someone how they’ve been lately, how often do you hear, “I’ve been busy”? In fact, letting someone know that you are busy has become a reflex response for many of us,…

    4 February, 2018
  • life tales

    becoming a runner

    If you had have asked me two years ago if I would ever be able to run 5kms non stop, I would have probably laughed and answered something along the lines of “Not in…

    28 January, 2018
  • table tales

    the best cookies in the world

    It’s hard to know where to begin about life lately. If you guessed by my absence that I have had a fair bit going on lately, you would be spot on. A series of…

    21 January, 2018
  • life tales

    2017, you’ve been magnificent

    Well, to say that 2017 has been a big year is an understatement. Between graduating, moving back to my home town, starting a career, a solo trip to New York (and a few domestic…

    30 December, 2017