Design Hadithi | Personalised Artwork

There is no such thing as a new idea. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope.” – Mark Twain As a creative I’m sometimes a tad bit hard on myself when it comes to content creation because it feels like every great idea has been…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 18th June 2018

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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Design Hadithi | Mercado Mexican Kitchen & Bar

Everything is designed, few things are designed well ~ Brian Reed. I have to say, today’s Design Hadithi Feature was designed beautifully! Last year a couple of friends and I had a white elephant gift exchange dinner at the Mercado Mexican Restaurant and the moment I walked in I fell in love with the interiors,…

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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 11th June 2018

  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

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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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 19th February 2018

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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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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Four Things I πŸ–€ – 12th February 2018

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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Design Hadithi ~ Curated Rug Edition

I had introduced you to Design Hadithi in my first ever 4 things I’m loving weekly series and I am soooooo excited to finally share the first Design Hadithi merchandise.Β I had a pretty exciting week – last week I started curating thrifted rugs for Design Hadithi, and I was photographing them over the weekend! I…

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