24 Lessons I Learnt Being 24

2018 was a tumultuous year for me. I learnt a lot being 24. There were some ups and some downs. Looking back, I had way more ups than downs and I’m grateful. All the challenges, failures and triumphs taught me something. I started this post last year with the plan to write a post a day in honour of a lesson I learnt as a 24-year-old in 2018. I hung …

24 Things I Learnt Being 24: Day 4

Friendships aren’t always forever and that’s ok. I think a lot of us can identify with this. I’ve lost count of how many times I’ll see a friendship related post on my social media. As we evolve as people sometimes our circle changes and that’s normal. Grow, learn and spread your wings! Friends come and go but it’s important that you maintain respect for the other persons and yourself.

24 Things I Learnt Being 24: Day 2

Patience is key. If you know me I’m not always the most patient person in the world but in recent years my that’s been my biggest test. Waiting for the right job, waiting for the right car, waiting for my savings to be enough to buy said car, there were plenty of times when all I could do was wait and it was hard. There were times I felt I …

Adulting Pro Tips: How To Adult Like A Boss

For most millennials adulting is a commonplace term used to define our coming of age journey. As we are immersed into adulthood with the tales of our parents only now coming back to memory because of our present experiences. Thinking to ourselves that if only I had not wished to be older, I’d have enjoyed those workless summers more. Nevertheless we’re here and adulthood is here to stay and while …

How To Handle Being In A Slump

Slump: (as defined by me for the purpose of this blog post) is a difficult period in an individual’s life where all seems to be going wrong and happiness is a far off. Last week I had a chat with a co-worker over lunch and he shared how stressed and anxious he felt because his ambitions weren’t manifesting themselves as quickly as he hoped. As he spoke I couldn’t help …