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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Abida’s Kitchen | Tamarillo & Cayenne Pepper Jam

  Synonym (noun) A word you use in place of the one you can’t spell!!! I learn something new every day- Tree tomatoes are synonymous to tamarillo’s!!! There’s nothing that sets my palate ablaze quite like a skillfull balance of sweet, sour and salty flavours and this tree tomato and cayenne jam recipe does just…

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Design Hadithi | Boudoir Tour!!!! ….& an unnecessary number of jewellery photo’s!

  As promised! Today is bedroom tour day!!!! so you know what? I’ll share with you some fun fact about my self: Things I have in common with a Victoria Secrets model: Being Hungry. I just love creating vignettes throughout my home and my bedroom is no exception. The little chest you see on the…

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

Everything has it’s beauty, but not everyone sees it ~ Andy Warhol Thank you for joining me for another four things I’m loving post! This past week I have been loving: βŠ±ΰ½žπŸ–€ My new Plant Baby- A Stag Horn Fern  ཞ⊰ We have a new addition to the family, a stag horn fern… I have…

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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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Abida’s Kitchen | How To Make Matumbo aka Tripes

Diet Tip: Your pants won’t get too tight …if you don’t wear any! There are certain dishes that just get me warm and fuzzy! I think my problem is that I eat my feelings… if I’m happy- I want to eat, if I’m sad- I want to eat, if I’m not sure of how I’m…

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Design Hadithi | Dark Broody & Moody Bedroom Decor Inspo

I am obsessed with white and black… especially with the idea of those two colours on my walls! Not only are black and white pieces is heavy rotation in my closet, I’m also obsessed with the idea of painting my home … as in doing it myself… Full confession, years back just before my little…

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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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Abida’s Kitchen | Cajun Cauliflower & Carrot Stir Fry

When you’re feeling as emotionally stable as an IKEA table… cooking cauliflower shouldn’t add to your stress levels! Peeps! I’m a sucker for anything that I can knock out in fifteen minutes or less (nooooo get your minds out of the gutter… that *wink* *wink* Β THAT activity actually takes sixteen minutes or so… on a…

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Valentine Shmalentine…

  ⇑⇑  ⇑⇑Says the woman who receives this text ⇓⇓ ⇓⇓ from her husband on valentines day: Hey love… I don’t do clichΓ© stuff like be all over Valentine’s Day because for me each day is a celebration of your love… Happy Valentines 😍 Sigh! this man gives me the warm fuzzies 😍πŸ€ͺ🀩 and makes my toes…

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