An Italian Adventure

I thought I’d take some time to revisit my Italian travel adventure before the year’s up. After enduring the longest plane ride from South Africa, we were rewarded with the magnificence and breath taking beauty of Rome. Arriving in Firenza surrounded by the splendid architecture and the most mouth watering aroma and the simplicity of Italian cuisine. Stealing glimpses…

35 Things a Stylish Woman Should Have in Her 30s

“A woman, till five-and-thirty, is only looked upon as a raw girl, and can possibly make no noise in the world till about forty.” Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) English poet, essayist, letter writer. excerpt from a letter to Lady Rich, (20 September 1716), Letters, 1767 My twenties were a whirlwind of fact-finding, exploration and recognizing…

Creating a new beginning

  What makes a space home? This is the question I ask myself every time I walk into my apartment, what does my space say about me? Leonardo da Vinci wrote “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” this is a sentiment I hold close to my heart and it is an aesthetic I hope to achieve…