I have tasked myself with continuous learning. I try to learn something new every day. Some new way of looking at things, organising, understanding, simplifying or re-imagining. I already mentioned the book Atomic habits by James Clear in my list of honourable mentions for non-fiction book of the year. The book in itself is a… Continue reading #2018BOTY Lesson I learned
Apple gave us screen time which does a good job of addressing how much time you spend on activities on your devices. That's pretty cool. I really care about my time and how I use it. Like any other millennial I have a side hustle and I may just spend more time with the side… Continue reading #2018BOTY App I discovered – @RescueTime
By now it should be no surprise that I love books. I set myself the lofty target of 50 books this year and I'm almost there. Being an auditory person I prefer audiobooks and was introduced to Scribd. Scribd offers a great service, $9.99 (~R140) per month for all you can consume (terms and conditions… Continue reading #2018BOTY Service I started using: Scribd
It feels strange saying this now but I’ve never owned a pressure cooker of any kind. Not even the most basic one. It’s one of those things a practicing foodie should own. 2018 was the year for me. I bought this beauty from Takealot and it was love at first sight. She’s a simple looking unit… Continue reading Isn’t she lovely? #2018BOTY Purchase of the year.
The measure of a news story is not just how many people it affects but how much it affects them. And there is no greater story in my view in 2018 than the Zimbabwean harmonised elections that took place at the very end of August. The election itself was of interest but if you look… Continue reading A game of many hats: Zimdecides #2018BOTY
Being a foodie is a lifestyle. One I quite enjoy. So while this should be the easiest thing for me to talk about but it really isn’t. So much food so little me!!! Food adventures are my favourite adventures and that’s how I wound being a food blogger at one point. One of my favourite… Continue reading #2018BOTY: Asian persuasion (food)
In a World Cup year there really could be no other answer. I love football and always will. While I’ve dialed down the week to week habit major tournaments still do it for me in a big way. Sure I did lots of other things this year but the World Cup is so big an… Continue reading #2018BOTY: Experience of the year