Location, location, location

I was out and about in Obs first thing this morning checking out a potential location for the first official cowgirlblues photo shoot. It's going to involve a stylist, a model and the whole nine yards. Not that my family...

Mr-Cool

Cape Town cool

I've been thinking about buying a scooter to more easily navigate the city centre traffic congestion, but I'm never going to look as cool on it as my two-and-a-half going on 20-year old friend Adam here. The only thing he's...

Crochet for your garden?

Towards the end of last year I did a few outdoor experiments with Heath Nash to create some products using a cord manufactured by an Italian company. It was quite fun to take crochet out of it's traditional context and...

Word of Art exhibition

I went down to the Woodstock Industrial Centre on Friday evening for the Guten Tag Word of Art exhibition opening. There were lots of interesting things to see, catching this moment really made me smile. ...

The road to wholeness

I followed a facebook link to Brene Brown's TED talk on "the power of vulnerability" the other day. Everyone should watch this one! http://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability.html Brene is a social worker, researcher, writer, PhD, blogger and public speaker and she talks from a life...

Life is like a box of chocolates…

...if it's delicious and you feel like eating the whole box in one go then why on earth not? My brother has just got back from spending a month in (extremely cold!!!) Berlin, and he brought me back some delicious goodies....

Cat family

Just say “yes”

If you haven't seen the movie Yes Man with Jim Carey I'd highly recommend checking it out. Someone told me about it on New Year's Eve and it sounded like a good idea to make life more interesting and open...

The doily revisited

Street style

Crochet is cool it seems, or maybe I've just turned on the brain filter that has me spotting it more often. I've also been getting bolder about stopping people on the street and asking for a picture when I see something...