July Under the Microscope

It’s been a while since I last posted and without sounding like a total drama queen, I feel like I have dropped the ball on this virtual space of mine. But as far as excuses go, I have accrued quite the running list. Because aside from the usual uphill battle that comes with maintaining a household and full-time work, July has seen me not only…

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How I Stay Motivated to Keep Blogging

My motivation to continuously create and deliver content for this blog is a fickle thing. Some days I am high as a kite with enthusiasm that is self-replenishing, and exuberant, and some days .. well, some days I find it damn near impossible to string two to three words together, let alone an entire blog post. Because nothing hinders my ability to write quite like…

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3 Life Lessons I Have Learnt

As the days start to feel like hours and the weeks begin to blur, I find myself acutely aware that I am now mere months away from my 28th birthday. The fleeting time serving as a stark reminder that I am well and truly neck-deep into adulthood, having long said goodbye to the days free of insurance, mortgage repayments, and full-time employment. And I am…

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My Relationship With the Outdoors

Just thinking about the upcoming weekend has me out-of-this-world, bouncing-out-of-my-seat excited. Rhett and I have booked to spend a night away and the sheer thought of being outdoors again, breathing fresh, unpolluted air after 5 days confined to a desk has lifted my mood considerably on an otherwise ordinary Thursday morning. Which I find pretty odd as prior to Olive and Clo, I had never once considered myself…

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June Under the Microscope

I know, I know. I say this every time. But I just … I honestly cannot believe that I am sitting here, once again, writing yet another instalment of ‘Under the Microscope’. I could have sworn only a fortnight has passed since my summation of May and frankly, I am not entirely sure I have a lot to update you guys on. But alas, I…

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