I can’t believe it’s already been a year since my Decorex Joburg 2017 post – it feels like just yesterday I was at the exhibition, feeling inspired and excited about South African design. This years […]
I think we all have wonderful memories of when we were younger – feeling free and brave, having the most fun, and enjoying the things we loved, without worrying about what others thought. June is […]
Film and TV are other platforms where LGBTQ+ representation is slowly growing and becoming noticeable, which is so exciting and important. Streaming services, like Netflix, now include more shows and movies that are LGBTQ+ inclusive. […]
I think LGBTQ+ representation in media is an important way of sharing our stories and giving people something they can relate to. This relatability, especially in young people, is vital as it can help start […]
Positive. Unapologetic. Equality. Loud. Resilience. Love. Celebration. Visibility. All these words encompass what June means to many humans who identify as LGBTQ+. June is ‘Pride Month’, and it’s time we all recognise why this month […]
Being a designer myself, I always enjoy going to exhibitions that showcase local talent in design, and just all the creatives doing awesome things in the South African design realm. Design Joburg 2018 does exactly […]
To my younger self, This is 22 year old you, writing this from the couch on a rainy day. I’m in a new house to the one you’re used to, but you finally have a […]
I remember when I was younger, I had always thought by 25 my life would be sorted and well on its way. I’d have a house, be in a beautiful relationship, have a great job, […]
I had more time this year to read, which made me so so happy. Reading, like music, is a sort of escape for me, and just allowing a story, be it fictional or not, to […]
I turned 22 last month, and around my birthday I usually look back at the year and see how things have changed and what I’ve done in the last 365 days. One thing’s for sure […]
Decorex Joburg 2017 blew my expectations away – it was an exciting and inspiring day.
A reminder to always be yourself, even when they try to bring you down.
Happiness is a choice – if you have the choice, and sometimes sadness just is. Embrace feeling everything and nothing, and don’t feel wrong for feeling down – it’ll show you how great the up is.
With Valentine’s Day earlier this week, I was in awe at how all of social media was filled with an abundance of love and positivity.
We all have so much to be thankful for – and reminding ourselves of this can help us through difficult days. Just don’t forget to thank yourself.
This is the first year in my life where I have no routine or comfort zone, just endless opportunities awaiting me, and I think that’s terrifyingly cool!