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40 Life Lessons at 40

The day has dawned and I am now officially entering into a new decade in my life.YES I have now turned 40 and no I don’t look my age which is a good thing and neither do I feel 40. Growing up as a kid when someone turned 40 it was a huge thing it meant they were old.I recall…

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Another Birthday has gone …..

Hard to believe that my Birthday 2016 is over already.I learnt so much this year and I want to share my thoughts with you on Birthdays….. Unlike other years this year I did not make a Birthday WishList/LustList. The reason for not doing this was because there was nothing I really wanted or needed that I did not have already.…

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Open Letter to my 21 year old self

Dearest Verushka , I write this letter to you from your future self days before your Birthday in 2016. Congrats on officially been called a legal adult. The popular saying that life gets better is no lie there are amazing days ahead trust me on this one. But I have some pearls of wisdom to share with you for the…

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My Birthday Wishlist

I was in two minds about doing this post. BUT then I got told by a friend on Twitter to go ahead. Never have I ever made a wishlist but let me throw caution to the wind. Cherie Roe Dirkson always says tell the Universe what you want and you might be pleasantly surprised when it arrives on your doorstep..…

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Happy Birthday DAD

Today would have been my Dad”s 64th birthday.My dad was an amazing man in more than one way though he often didnt show his love and affection we could feel it. My dad always made sure my brother and I always had the best and never needed anything.Birthdays are always special events in our family, so in keeping with that…

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67 MINUTES….

All over social media there seems to be a buzz about what are you doing for your 67 minutes…. this got me thinking why should we only do this once a year ? why cant it be apart of our lives all the time ? There are so many organisations out there that require our help be it in cash…

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Birthdays :-)

My birthday was yet again another fabulous day celebrating my life with my nearest and dearest. I was woken at midnight from a gazzillion facebook, twitter and BBM messages. I was so surprised how truly loved I am by so many. I even got a birthday tweet from @Micasa that really made my day. Mum bought me a yummilicious Tiramisu…

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My inspiration…..

Today my beloved grandmother turns 79. She is the strongest and bravest person I know.Gran lost my grandad 20years ago and my dad,her only child to cancer last year.Four years ago gran had a triple bypass but this has not stopped her from enjoying life. Gran has extensivelly travelled in South Africa and was a very active member of a…

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Shantaram an awesome gift

A couple of months ago for my birthday I was given this amazing book as a gift. My love of books was the reason this book was given to me by a friend as its his favourite book .The smell of a new book is heaven and going into a bookshop ia defo my kind of heaven. Several friends and…

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