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Stylish Blog Award Thing

02 Feb 2011 / 10 Comments / in Friends, Random, Socialising

Thanks to Cassey for giving me a Stylish Blog Award recently 😉 The award requires me to do the following: 1. Thank and link back to the person who awarded you this award 2. Share 7 things about yourself 3. Award 15 recently discovered great bloggers 4. Contact these bloggers and tell them about the […]

Salsaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa! (the Cuban dance not the Mexican sauce)

The Venue: Brass Bell Salsa Classes

  Last year when my sisters and a nieces were in Cape Town we went in various groupings to some Salsa lessons in Muizenberg. The teacher was great but once all the family members had hived off back to their respective corners of the globe and I decided to carry on, she hurt her leg […]

Wherein I talk about feeling invisible. and ugly. both of those things

09 Aug 2010 / 7 Comments / in loss, myself & I, Socialising

I’ve recently realised something – I am not enjoying the process of growing older.

Wherein I talk about Jodi Picoult and Panic Attacks

01 Aug 2010 / 6 Comments / in anxiety, Socialising

I stand in the queue and the lights seem unrealistically bright. It kind of freaks me out. And when I get to the counter my voice sounds loud and awkward.

Sometimes you just have to be silly and act like a kid

05 Jun 2010 / 4 Comments / in Art, Friends, Socialising

It helps if you have good friends…

girls’ night out

Disclaimer: I’m pretty sure this was a LOT more entertaining in the living than in the telling. But I’m going to tell it anyway.

wherein i be a bitch (on the inside)

24 May 2010 / 7 Comments / in Friends, networking, Socialising

Got invited to a braai at one of G’s friend’s houses this weekend. I’m usually kept away from such events but cracked a nod this time round, for some reason… Anyhow this is how it goes: So we get to the dude’s house. He’s a recently-single-again dad of a baby boy (he gets to see […]