I'm a published fiction author, a magazine editor, a features writer, an online editor and a blogger. I've dabbled in every kind of writing - features, websites, blogs, tweets, audio tours and more.
Sweet Life is South Africa's favorite diabetes brand. We published 20 print magazines and have a vibrant online community, both on the website (which publishes a new article every weekday) and the Facebook page. I am the editor of Sweet Life and edited all the articles on the website and in the magazines.
This article for Good Housekeeping magazine South Africa focuses on the lifestyle changes I made after my diabetes diagnosis - simple, smart, healthy and easy to adopt.
I wrote this article for Glamour magazine South Africa, about how being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes has made me healthier and forced me to put good health front and centre in my daily life.
A feature about exploring the Eastern Cape for National Geographic Traveler South Africa.
I just celebrated a decade of living Type 1 diabetes (sadly, there was no cake). I was diagnosed just after I moved to Cape Town from my hometown of Durban (both in South Africa). In the ten years since diagnosis, I've travelled the world, had two babies and conquered a number of mountains (literal and figurative). Here are some reflections on the journey.