Marie Claire Denim & Design Issue

Marie Claire Terry Pheto

The cover of the June Denim & Design issue of Marie Claire is a celebration of a generation of South African women who are empowered, creative and more beautiful than ever.   Featuring award-winning South African actress and activist Terry Pheto, dressed in denim, it is embellished by South African illustrator and street artist Karabo Poppy. “This is not just another cover: […]

MY JOURNEY WITH ANXIETY

Am I anxious or merely under immense pressure or stress?  That is the question I frequently ask myself when I wake up in a sweat at 3am most mornings.  You feel your heart racing, terrified that it might just leap out of your chest. You feel that knot of despair in the pit of your stomach.  Your mouth has […]

Dr. Esther Mahlangu – A Testament On The Nature Of Time

Esther Mahlangu receiving honorary Doctorate at University of Johannesburg

On the 9th of April, the world renowned Ndebele artist was given an Honorary Doctorate at the University of Johannesburg. The Honour recognises her “legacy as a cultural entrepreneur who has skilfully negotiated local and global worlds and played a major role as an educator”. Dr. Esther Mahlangu turns 83 in November. And if anything this for me became a perspective on the nature of […]

Roasted Pear & Butternut Squash Bisque

roasted pear and butternut bisque

Since there are so many recipes out there for butternut squash soup, I thought I’d join the party.  It is such a seasonal thing, after all.  You’ve probably heard the line before …this is the one that you really have to try.  Well, it really is.  The combination of flavors is unbelievable.  Butternut squash, sweet pears, […]

The Truth About Dating A Married Man

This is not something I’m excited to write about, but if we’re being honest, there’s a lot of us… Or rather, a lot of me’s. Women dating a married man. You’ll be surprised at how many women are curious and interested in exploring this dynamic. Exploring it because it’s been fashioned as something without commitment […]