Meet Little Explorer And His Budding Independence

I still don’t know whom I prefer between calm Mandla and playful Mandla considering I miss his antics immediately he goes down for a nap. Mandla loosely means Strength. And boy does he have it in its entirety. A scheduled sob session, tea in hand, shock absorbers in close proximity, chuckles on the side...

Unearthing Favorites From The Parenting Podcast Pile

Podcasts have become such a thing right now, you can’t ignore. The swell had been building over the years. After Serial’s Classic fill, my yearn for such a Podcast has been immeasurable. Beyond the Serial Afterglow, You always want something authentic that tells a story, accessible and intimate. There’s so much information out there...

Planning To Go Fully Niche?

You have probably come across hundreds of articles on niching down. One of those topics that have been covered extensively by creatives and the likes on how to pick out a niche, an identity then build on it. This blog is my creative outlet more than anything. I enjoy sharing my random stories and...

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Digital Detox

As everyone else has a shot at adulting, my struggles, sulk, fears and inadequacies are well documented. At least in my head. Life throws you lemons and its cousins to pile on your adult misery. It’s gradual the identity loss. The scalding leaves you a hot mess and the only cooling factor is the...

The Reading To Your Baby Problem

Everything is problematic. It starts with quiet murmurings, disclaimer and later a thinkpiece. You are not considered well read if the only book that comes up during a conversation is The Great Gatsby. Or worse, The Alchemist. Every waking morning you will come across an article that urges you on to have some scrap...

January Jazz – Taking Stock

Apparently, January is the least productive month because most of it is spent on planning organizing, resetting, and refreshing our goals. The rest of it is spent lamenting on how it drags on. Before you know it, it’s February. This is my Taking Stock creative catch up for the month that was. Hint: A...

Planning Your Meals

If something is meant to make my work easier, then I’ll jump on it. I used to do meal planning to avoid that ‘what are we going to eat’ question but it eventually grew on me. I then added meal prepping for the days I just want to relax. With the arrival of Mandla...

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Turning Vision Boards Into Action Boards

I have been beating myself up on what that first post after my very long hiatus would look like when it was right there, right there! Vision boards. View this post on Instagram Stumbled Upon this vision board I made in 2015 when  I was so into Productivity, don't ask how that went. The...