Four Things I πŸ–€ – 3rd July 2018 | Gratitude Journal

βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€ The journey ཞ⊰ Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection ~ Mark Twain. Hello my name is Abida Buoro and I am a recovering perfectionist (and brass jewellery addict…but that’s a different 12-step program…). As part of my recovery I am constantly reminded that the only way to get better at anything is to…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 26th June 2018 | Gratitude Journal

βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€Β Sauti Sol & Nyashinskis’ Short N Sweet ཞ⊰ I know I’m really late to the party so please excuse me but I just discovered Sauti Sols’ Short N Sweet song (my poor highschool teacher Mr. Mbatia, if only he could read this he’d be like ‘she had so much potential… now look at her she…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 18th June 2018 | Gratitude Journal

And so the off-white couch adventure begins ~ Abida βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€ I’m finally getting my white pinterest-bound couch!! ཞ⊰ I love that I have finally committed to re-upholstering my couch… yep! My friends and family are probably rolling their eyes as they read this, because I have had this conversation with them uh, only about 1000000,00009000989787879…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 11th June 2018 | Gratitude Journal

  βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€ Random roadside pineapple plants  ཞ⊰ I spotted this pineapple plants on a kerbside garden as I was talking a walk…it was the most unexpected yet delightful thing!!! If you don’t know this already my love for pineapple is just as passionate as my love for mangoes! infact when I was preggers with my…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 28th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€Β No. 1: Coffee ཞ⊰ I Love my morning mug of coffee! and when I say coffee, I mean freshly brewed coffee…scratch that I mean freshly ground (I miss that band!) and brewed coffee. I admit I have disdain for that instant coffee ish that’s masquerading as coffee.Β I suspect it is held with contempt just about…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 19th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€Β No. 1: Tooth ~ Fairy ཞ⊰ I cannot contain my excitement! I just pulled out my baby’s first tooth! So now she wants notes instead of coins for her piggy bank!!… how much will that be once we are done pulling out all the milk teeth? … and how much should it be per tooth?…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 12th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€Β No. 1: Taro Root ཞ⊰ Guys! I just found out nduma aka arrow roots is the same as taro root… now you know we out here trying to keep up with the Joneses Kardashians, so from this moment moving forward, I have erased the words nduma and arrow root from my vocabulary and I will…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 5th February 2018 | Gratitude Journal

Find things beautiful as much as you can, most people find too little beautiful ~ Vincent Van Gough πŸ–€ No. 1: Mangoes ITS MANGO SEASON!!! I love mangoes … mangoes and I are in a long term relationship! You know the kind where your luuurver Tommy Atkins (the mango variety I’m currently into!) goes away…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – January 2018 | Gratitude Journal

I follow Half Baked Harvest and I borrowed this idea from her, she does a weekly post about 9 of her fave things so I thought you know seeing as all ideas are already orbiting the universe and what makes them different is our take on it, why don’t I do a favourites post! …and…

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