Exactly three years ago, I was arriving in South Africa and, as much as I have been embracing this journey, to be an expat is not as easy as it can sound. Therefore, here is five things I would have liked to be advised on before moving on the other side of the world. I thought it will be useful … Continue reading What is it to be an expat?
I’ve always been someone pragmatic, who listens more to reason than the guts. “Listen to your guts” they say. Do you know where the gut is? What is fascinating is that, throughout the recent years, scientists have discovered how much the gut is connected to the brain. Today, the intestines are even called our second … Continue reading #1 Who am I ? Reason or guts ?
1 Matin doux, matin froid. La nature sort de son hibernation nocturne et les humains peinent à sortir du lit, transis sous leurs duvets. Les oiseaux commencent à chanter. Les étoiles éteignent leurs lumières. Les rideaux des vieilles maisons victoriennes sont encore fermés. Il y a une odeur de café fraîchement moulu dans l’air, venant … Continue reading Walk with me – Kloof Street
Dear lovelies, FR - Pour fermer le chapitre "What if in 2017", j'étais curieuse de connaître l'opinion de quelqu'un d'autre quant à l'écologie. J'ai donc demandé à ma copine et blogueuse Olivia, du blog "La chronique d'Olivia", si elle était partante pour écrire le dernier article de la série. Ainsi, elle a dit oui, et … Continue reading What if in 2017 – #3
Dear lovelies, EN - One of the objective in my life, is to always actualise myself. In other words, continuously searching for a better version of who I am: awareness, meditation and consciousness, all contribute to my inner journey. As I was looking for inspiration on YouTube, I found a very exciting video about the power of the … Continue reading Inspiration
Dear lovelies, EN I would like to introduce you to a novel that I love and very precious as it is my mom who suggested it to me. The Forty Rules of Love is one of those novels telling a story you need read at a certain and specific moment in your life. It literally wakes up: it reminds us … Continue reading Soufi, mon amour
Dear lovelies, EN Today, I want to share with you a cooking book named "Low Carb is LEKKER" from Inè Reynierse. The author is South African which explains the word "Lekker" in the title. For the ones who have never heard about this expression, it is not a swear word, it just means "nice, yummy, … Continue reading Low Carb is LEKKER