Guilty Pleasures

Guilty Pleasures CHOCOLATE…Lindt, Tomes or Godiva. Reading young adult fiction and munching on a can of sour cream and chive Pringles. Drooling over sky high heels that I could NEVER walk in. So many pretty but impractical shoes. Sparkly things like Indian inspired earrings and […]

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Which insect would you choose to be?

If you could choose to be an animal or an insect, what would you choose to be? This is the topic for today’s #writersbootcampZA and my first thought was, “a cat”. Oh to be someone whose sole purpose was to find the next best patch […]

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Reflection

Today is Write-Whatever-You-Want day on #writersbootcampZA and it has thrown me a bit especially after my decision to defer on yesterday’s topic. It’s a good day to actually reflect on the past 15 days and evaluate how the writing challenge has impacted on my writing […]

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Dialogue

I’ve mentioned recently that Anton and I will be married for 13 years this November and I wanted to let you in on a little secret…it hasn’t been easy. The topic for today’s #writersbootcampZA is “Dialogue” and it made me think about how much human […]

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What makes me laugh

#WritersBootcampZA wants to know what makes me laugh. Well, the answer is my children. Anton and I have raised the most aware, bright, social, hilarious children in the whole world and I wouldn’t change a single personality trait. I wouldn’t say no to an upgrade that […]

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One food and one drink to eat forever

If you had to choose 1 food and 1 drink to consume every day for the rest of your life, what would you choose? Just when you think the #WritersBootCampZA challenge can’t get any more difficult they ask a food blogger to write about this. …in 1 […]

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Pining

The topic for today’s #WritersBootcampZA is “Pining” and it made me question whether I pine for anything. I’ve always seen pining for something or someone as a rather pointless exercise that should be left behind when you leave your teen years as, at some point, you […]

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Pet Peeves

The #WritersBootcampZA challenge for Day 8 is Pet Peeves and when I think of everything that ticks me off I would have to say the biggest one is that group of words that ends in –ism. You know what I mean? Ageism, racism, classism, sexism and a […]

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Cookie Monster Cake

Cookie Monster Cake Topic for Day 6 #WritersBootCampZA: Inspired by art As someone who studied Art (both Graphic and Fine) in Matric and then went on to get a Diploma in Multimedia Design I have been influenced by art and artists for far longer than […]

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