These days I look at the mirror and I like what I see. I've made a commitment to myself to become healthier, stronger and just become a new me. For quite a few years I've struggled with this. I would look at the mirror and ask myself what was so wrong with me. What do… Continue reading If He Wanted Me
I’ve always wanted to be a ballerina. Ever since I watched those early Barbie movies like The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, I’ve dreamt of putting on pointe shoes and effortlessly gliding across the studio (or stage). My dream was very, very short-lived and features a slightly scarring back story. However recently at University of Johannesburg,… Continue reading What I Learnt While Crashing a Ballet Class
My mother and sister are now all too familiar with my daily ritual of telling them, in extremely great detail and normally for about two hours, about my day. Sometimes it is extremely funny like that time I dropped Red Bull on my pants and it looked like I wet myself so I had to… Continue reading Why I Keep Looking For My Prince
If there is one thing I have learned in University, it is that friends will come and go, or rather, that most will come and go. There are some of us who are lucky to be able to say that we are still friends with people we have been friends with since, well, forever. I… Continue reading Friends Through It All
Wow! Can you believe it's almost the end of March? I'm still trying to get used to writing 2017 instead of 2016 and we're already done with a quarter of this year. The biggest thing I've learned lately is that everything is a lot harder than it sounds, but that's always the case. The last… Continue reading Harder Than It Sounds
Taylor Swift is like my favourite singer ever and her music, despite what haters say, is really good. Honestly, her music has taught me a lot and continues to inspire me everyday but the one song that takes the top space in my life has got to be "Shake It Off" because well, the haters… Continue reading Shake It Off
Anyone that knows me knows that I love to read. Like all the time. I love books with strong female characters that can kick ass just as much, and even better than, the boys. However, lately I've been noticing a trend with the most popular teen books. All of their main female protagonists are mainly (but not… Continue reading What about the “Typical Girls”?
The last time I posted was... Five months ago! *grasp* When I started this blog, the idea was to write everything that is going on as fast as I could. I did not realise exactly how much of a challenge this would prove to be however this is a new month, I new season and… Continue reading Dear Readers