• Professional

    Why Mentoring = MAGIC

    Yesterday morning, a young gentleman took me for breakfast. And while I was blessed to have a great weekend with many amazing moments, this was undoubtedly the highlight. No, it wasnโ€™t a date. (apologies if you were expecting juicy details.…

  • Ironman

    It’s time to tame the Buffalo

    So race weekend is finally here! After all those years of dreaming and months of training, I am now looking out onto the beach that we will swim at, and the road we will ride and run in. It has…

  • Ironman

    Two weeks until we tame the Buffalo

    So it’s the start of 2018 and it’s been 3.5 years since I did my first triathlon. Itโ€™s also 2 weeks away from my biggest sporting challenge yet. On 28 January 2018, I will line up at Orient Beach in…

  • Professional

    Cut Yourself Some Slack

    Last week was a tough week for me. In fact, it was probably the hardest week since Iโ€™ve started working this job 7 months ago. In between client meetings, stakeholder engagements, prep work, travelling, making system changes emanating from the…

  • Turkey

    Mohennys Do Turkiye – Cappadocia

    After a week and a half in Istanbul, and after the serious business of completing a marathon was over, #MohennysDoTurkiye headed to the magical land of Cappadocia. It is easy to see why this place really feels like magic. With…

  • Turkey

    Mohennys Do Turkiye – A mixed welcome

    Quaseem, Fadeelah, and I left Cape Town, South Africa on Wednesday, 2 November 2016 for our long-awaited trip to Turkey to run the Istanbul Marathon, and make a fabulous holiday out of it while we’re at it. It was a…

  • Inspiration

    eBook giveaway – Acres of Diamonds

    I hope you’ve all had an awesome start to the year.Here’s wishing you a great 2016. May it be your most amazing year yet!  I’m feeling generous, so I’m giving away a free eBook. It’s a very short read. I…

  • Family & Friends

    R.I.P our dearest Frisky

    We watched our darling kitty cat Frisky breathe her last breath tonight. My heart and soul is shattered into a million pieces.๐Ÿ˜ญ I’ve never seen a cat with a more selfless personality (and we’ve had many cats). Through high school…

  • Events

    An EMPOWERED competition & giveaway

    On 9 August annually, South Africa commemorates the strength, determination and courage of the 20,000+ brave women who marched to the Union Buildings in 1956 to protest the country’s pass laws. These women took the initiative and responsibility to change…