Travel

Hard Work Pays Off: Hawksmoor House

A while ago I won an incentive at work. We all participated without actually knowing what is up for grabs. I am mighty glad I won. Hard work does pay off. This little gem is hidden in plain sight on the Klapmuts road  just off the N1 on your way to Stellenbosch/Paarl.  Now, I have… Continue reading Hard Work Pays Off: Hawksmoor House

Life

#HappyDiabeticChallenge

I am a Type 1 Diabetic-if you did not know already. November was Diabetes awareness month and it entailed an Instagram photo challenge including loads of blue, needles and Diabetic life. It was hosted by The.Insulin.Type Her name is Leah and she lives in Germany originating from Minnesota, US. She created this lovely challenge and topics.… Continue reading #HappyDiabeticChallenge

Life · Travel

My Birthday Weekend

Hi There! Recently I was blessed with turning another year older. We decided that on our birthdays we will plan a weekend away and the one celebrating can decide where we go. My turn! I chose Franschoek. Of course it was a good idea, but it gets expensive. First stop was The Alpaca Loom between… Continue reading My Birthday Weekend

Life

Befriend, date, engaged to a T1D

As written by my soon-to-be husband. With mutual friends pestering me to take a friend of theirs out on a date, I met my soon-to-be wife Elre. I was told beforehand that if things look to be getting serious I should always keep in mind that she's a T1D all of her life and that… Continue reading Befriend, date, engaged to a T1D

Life

My awesome Tattoo (the story)

I recently, well not that recently, got a new tattoo and my friend asked me what it meant. I remember telling her that I will write a post and I never did it. Today is the day that I explain the meaning of my new tattoo, my friend-this one is for you. The biggest element… Continue reading My awesome Tattoo (the story)