Making space and time to listen

Making space and time to listen

Once upon a time, I had beautiful things around the house. Things that had no other purpose than being pretty. I loved them. At least I thought that “love” was the right word for that… turns out, I had no idea what LOVE was. Then one day I became a mum. At first, I...

Managing the Overwhelm of the Silly Season

Barely one month left till Christmas and the shops are overflowing with seasonal “everything”. Lightbulb reindeers adorn the neighbour’s front lawn and your calendar is filling up faster than your glass on a Friday night. If you’re like me, you’re already tired from...
The layers that make us

The layers that make us

Last night, my dinner prep involved cutting onions. As I peeled back the outer layers of the onions, I couldn’t help but pause and really take in that action. I’ve been thinking about it all day: the layers that make us. I’m not talking about physical layers, but the...

Pursuing a simple lifestyle

Pursuing a simple lifestyle has been a long journey for me. I had a very long way to go, from the materialistic fashionista that I was in my early twenties, who believed that if I possessed ‘all the things’ I would feel at peace. As an interior designer living in...