Author: Simone Munnik

Travel Tales

What to do with 24 hours in Amsterdam?

Ah, Amsterdam, the city where just about anything and everything is possible… So what can you do with only 24 hours in Amsterdam? I recently went on a European Contiki covering 6 countries in a mere 12 days (gasp) it was a race against time, action packed and fast paced. However, I don’t feel as […]

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Single Chronicles

Forbidden Love

When I think of forbidden love, my mind immediately goes to Juliet willingly ingesting a deadly poison all to be with her true love, Romeo.  Romeo and Juliet, a love story written by Shakespeare is deemed one of the most romantic love stories of all time, but why? Taking your own life to be with […]

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Single Chronicles

Tinder-rella

All my single ladies (now put your hands up!) I could write a long list of annoying things single people get told, but today I’ll focus on tinder. How frustrating is it when you’re coupled up friends and or family say: “Why don’t you try tinder, I’ve heard so many success stories”? I wish you could […]

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Recipes
Snacks

Chocolate / Berry Cake

I have such an aggressive sweet tooth, and finding a healthier alternative and or recipe to “feed” my addiction is never easy. I recently came across a few health-conscious chocolate cakes and decided to combine a few recipes together and create my own version of this Choc/Berry Cake. I especially love this recipe for the hidden zucchini hunt, […]

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Single Chronicles

Ghosting

What is ghosting? “Ghosting is breaking off a relationship by ceasing all communication and contact with the former partner without any apparent warning or justification, as well as avoiding or ignoring and refusing to respond to the former partner’s attempts to reach out or communicate.” – Reference  – There is an actual description/meaning of this […]

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Adulting 101

Personal Budgeting

I absolutely LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the company I work for, especially for the creative humans that work here. Seriously, we have a bunch of highly qualified and intelligent people that offer up their brains to educate the rest of us. Last year our company introduced a monthly segment called Adulting 101, these monthly presentations include all […]

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Fashion
Health & Fitness

Lifting my way to happiness one rep at a time

“I had to unlearn everything I knew and prep my mind for change. I knew I needed to love myself, and even more so I knew I needed to let go of my insecurities. One of the biggest shifts in my mental transition this year has been letting go of my need for instant validation. I […]

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Breakfasts
Recipes
Snacks

Banana Bread – Low Calorie

Can we just take a moment for this delicious, golden brown and moist (did a few of you cringe?) banana loaf. I took some time off in Feb to work on a few things, one of them being my non-existent baking skills and I was pleasantly surprised at how easily I adapted to working with an […]

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Uncategorized

27 Photography – Body Positive – break the mould!

Oh what a time to be alive, a time where women are standing up, speaking up and showing up. I have never been prouder to be a woman then I am now in this generation. We have come a long way from the days of our oppressors and there is no chance in hell we […]

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Halloween Edition – Do you wanna play a game? Jigsaw x Evil Nun

Happy Halloween…  It seems myself and Sheri have started a Halloween tradition. Last year we did a photoshoot with Tegan recreating the famous Harley Quinn character from Suicide Squad and a pink-haired Day of the Dead Princess. Check it out here. This year we decided to dig a bit deeper into our “darker” sides (truthfully, […]

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