General, Personals

Life Update 18.1

It seems like we were just welcoming 2018 and now she is almost on her way out. The days seems to fly by and lets not even talk about weekends that whizz by like a Usain Bolt doing the 100 metre sprint. As I get older I start to appreciate lazy weekends, going to bed at a decent hour, enjoying…

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Reviews, Tips, Travel

Aapravasi Ghat a UNESCO site in Mauritius

On the morning of my last trip to Mauritius ,we had the morning free and I was determined to see as much as I could around Port Louis.So when our family friend suggested a visit to the Aapravasi Ghat which is a UNESCO World Heritage site I was rather excited..Situated in the heart of the bustling Port Louis ,it is…

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Food, Travel

A Taste of Istanbul in Durban-Sofra Istanbul

There are many reasons I travel and each adventure leaves me longing for the places I have been to.The biggest reminder of past travels for me personally is the Food I ate.Many moons ago while I was living in London,I got to visit Istanbul.I knew a bit about Turkey as I had Turkish friends and I had eaten some rather delicious…

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Personals

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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Personals

The day the clocks stopped – Losing a loved one

The first time I came across this poem by WH Aulden in the movie Four Weddings and a Funeral, I was left in awe at the brutality of loss and the feelings and motions one experiences on losing a loved one. In 2012 on New Years morning my Dad passed away leaving my heart-broken and changing the way I see…

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Personals

Life Lately Edition 17.1

My Life Lately has been all over the place with so much happening. Some days I don’t know if I am Arthur or Martha. So I decided to give you guys a glimpse into my Life Lately edition17.1. My real job is that I am a Lecturer at a local College. For the last few years , I have been…

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Travel

Where to next ? ….Dubai Calling …..

Later today , I will be heading off to Dubai for 3 days with Dubai Tourism. I am so excited even though my trip is rather short as I always am in transit and have never visited this buzzing city before. Dubai is one of the seven Emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. Once a desert , it…

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Travel

Namibia November

We are officially hitting the last few weeks of 2016. Boy oh boy has it been an eventful year. November ,you arrived amidst Diwali and Halloween rather like a big colourful bang unexpected but so welcome. There are now 2 more “work ” weeks left and I personally can not wait for some much needed time out and time to…

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Personals

#SpiceGoddess Talks Music

Music from as back in time has been a way to express one’s feelings be it happy or sad. Music has been said to bring one to tears. We associate certain moments in time to a specific song be it sad or happy and every time we hear that song we are transported back in time to that moment. The…

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Personals, Tips

Muli June

Welcoming June the African way. This month I have decided to use Bemba which is one of the seven languages spoken in Zambia. MULI JUNE 2016 has been rather eventful and busy. It feels like I have been at it non stop. Been busy is good but sometimes a timeout is much needed. My birthday of 2016 arrived and was…

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