Why I’m Getting Serious about Personal Branding and You Should too

If you asked me about “personal branding” two weeks ago this would have been me: But now, thanks to the wonders of iTunes University (yes the one on your iPhone!) I am learning all about it in a course designed for high school students. The course is called Brand ME.  Of course you could just…… Continue reading Why I’m Getting Serious about Personal Branding and You Should too

3 Reasons I won’t be returning to South Africa

Something you may or may not know about me: I am returning to SA in the foreseeable future. By “foreseeable” I mean within the next year or so. Hmmm….just realised something. I won’t be Desert Missus no more. Quelle tuile! We’ve bought a house in a very nice neighbourhood, gotten G’s provisional acceptance at a…… Continue reading 3 Reasons I won’t be returning to South Africa

Get more out of your wardrobe: the black blazer

Now that I’ve promised to do this once a month, I’m actually going to have to do it. You guys are great at keeping me accountable. So thanks…­čśĺ This month I’m doing the most versatile item in my wardrobe: my black blazer. I wear the bleep out of it and have to replace it at…… Continue reading Get more out of your wardrobe: the black blazer

Spend a day with me in Abu Dhabi

I’ve lost my marbles. No, seriously, a recent relocation lost all my professional docs. Of course getting them reissued would be anything but simple. From affadavits, to verification letters to certified copies – I knew it was going to be a bureaucratic nightmare. Having no choice I called the embassy in Abu Dhabi, confirmed their…… Continue reading Spend a day with me in Abu Dhabi