Can you think yourself well?

Can you think yourself well?

We use our grey matter every day – to solve problems, analyse, and often, to plain old’ overthink stuff. It’s this overthinking that brings about so much stress and anxiety – the comparisons, the second-guessing, the self-doubt. And yet, why when we use this powerful...
Why Beer is Better

Why Beer is Better

I was approached to write the argument for why beer is better for the Superbalist Beer vs Wine debate in The Way of Us while heading up the League of Beers crafty content. They wanted a woman’s opinion who actually drank beer. This is what they got. “If she...
Could you live on 100l of water a day?

Could you live on 100l of water a day?

It’s 7:43 in the morning. I’ve just had a blitz shower — taps go on, you soak yourself, cut the water, soap everything that needs washing and lathering, taps go on again for a quick rinse and you’re done. I silently say farewell to all the ballads and great ideas...
How to carve a pumpkin

How to carve a pumpkin

While I am indeed a proud South African I do like to absorb popular traditions from other corners of this globe. And since Halloween just also happens to be my birthday, I thought I’d give the fun customs of Halloween a stab (pun absolutely intended). Here’s how I go...