My thrifty summer

As a type A Capricorn, labels, lists and general definitions of things warm the cockles of my heart. Defining my style was fundamental in allowing me to figure out exactly what I was looking for when I began furnishing the house and adding to my closet. I have a whole post about what how I… Continue reading My thrifty summer

How to keep it minimal with technology

I am a ex-tech lover. Don't get me wrong, I still appreciate all that technology has done/does for me. My kindle e-reader kept me sane while night-nursing a sleepy Thandiwe. My phone keeps me connected to my loved ones 24/7 and that is such a blessing. However, I have unplugged from the rat race that… Continue reading How to keep it minimal with technology

Simple Ways to Introduce Minimalism to your Kids

Following my awesome live chat this past Monday over at the BlackMinimalists facebook page, I wanted to share 4 simple things you can do to introduce minimalism to your kids. I have a lot to say about this topic and like many things, I could talk about it all day. Find me on facebook or… Continue reading Simple Ways to Introduce Minimalism to your Kids

My Summer Diaper Bag Essentials

Summer is my SEASON. Growing up in Botswana where it is hot for the most of the year ┬ámakes me LOVE this season so much. I like to spend my time outside exploring or swimming and since I prefer babywearing over using a stroller, my diaper bag has to be functional for both my partner… Continue reading My Summer Diaper Bag Essentials

10 Ways You Can Become A Part of Your Community

  Humans need interaction with each other. Whether you're an introvert, extrovert,or ambivert such as myself, we all need to get together and enjoy the presence of other humans for our sanity and well being. As spring is upon us, the phrase "bloom where planted" has been on my mind. Today, I wanted to share… Continue reading 10 Ways You Can Become A Part of Your Community

5 Safe Online Spaces for WOC

These internet streets can be treacherous. Full of trolls, nazi's and "I can't be racist, my best friends are black/mexican/asian" type folks. Its annoying and frankly, tiring. If your timeline is full of trash, here are some of my favorite blogs and websites that I feel are safe spaces for everyone, but specifically WOC. If… Continue reading 5 Safe Online Spaces for WOC