Life Update + Self Care

Where has 2018 gone?! I know we say this every year, but truly I feel like it was January yesterday. My life has been a hectic blur the last few months, what with work, university, scary decisions, the single life and partying making memories with friends. And... along the way I kind of forgot about the…

My rhythmic gymnastics story: Part II

Rhythmic gymnastics offered me an artistic channel to harness my intense determination and love for movement. The feeling of nailing a skill or a routine was exhilarating. To finish a routine at competition, knowing that it was the best that I could do, was incomparable. Even through the bad times I was still hooked and…

Places to go: Deadshot

From the talented team behind Caretaker, new hotspot Deadshot is certain to be your next go-to cocktail bar with a twist. With more than 1000 cocktail recipes, there’s definitely a little something for everyone. You'll be forgiven if you can't find the place - we must have walked past three times before finally spotting the mysterious dark green…

21 things I learned in my 21st year

21 was a defining year for me, and that’s an understatement to say the least. Everything about me today is vastly different from me a year ago, from my career, to my relationship status, to my living situation, to my friendship groups and more. And I’m honestly a much happier and more easy-going person because…

My 2018 Goals

I'm not normally one for New Year's resolutions as I find they tend to manifest an all or nothing mindset. Such as "In 2018 I'm going to run a marathon!" - meanwhile the well-intentioned goal setter can't run for 20 minutes straight. However, naturally at the end of a year I find myself looking introspectively…

My first house?? Attempting home decor

Whenever I am out and about, I am excited to return to my sun soaked home. On the 10th of June I moved into my first house and I couldn't be happier. My parents (aka, the best parents in the world) bought an investment property in a central Auckland suburb and I couldn't be more…