Blogger of the week: Susann Deysel of Goddess
Jul12

Blogger of the week: Susann Deysel of Goddess

By: Courtney Rehman What inspired the name of your blog? I bought the domain years ago and never utilized it until I wanted to start blogging again. I looked at my domain list and thought Goddess.co.za would actually be a great domain, as I wanted to create a blog focused on women. Plus, we all know that all women are goddesses! How long have you been blogging for? I’ve only been blogging seriously for about 2 years now, but I’ve...

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Blogger of the week: Jurie Weidemann of The STEM Blog South Africa

By: Courtney Rehman What inspired the name of your blog? When I started my blog (2012) it was called ‘High Tech SA’ and the aim was to promote robotics in South Africa. More especially FIRST Lego League and other DIY projects and SA innovation. There was very little info (or even online awareness of) available at the time on the topic of STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) IN SOUTH AFRICA. I wanted to change...

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Blogger of the Week: Samantha Snedorf of Sam Sam But Different

By: Courtney Rehman What inspired the name of your blog? The name of my blog was actually created by my boyfriend. I had been pondering a list of names and had a general direction that I was going in. It had been weeks of thinking and trying to figure it out. Eventually I mentioned to him that I was looking for a name and showed him what I had been considering; then and there he came up with the name Sam Sam But Different which just...

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Blogger Of The Week: Tegan Smith of Tegan Smith Photography
Jun14

Blogger Of The Week: Tegan Smith of Tegan Smith Photography

By: Courtney Rehman What inspired the name of your blog? I am a full time photographer so I used my photography name – my blog is a space for me to share my thoughts about my shoots as well as behind the scenes info of what my shoots entail. I also share some of my passions like cars and travel on my blog – as long as all images are taken by me. Read our previous feature with Tegan here How long have you been blogging for?...

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Blogger Of The Week: Damien Terblanche Of Lotus Book Blog
Jun07

Blogger Of The Week: Damien Terblanche Of Lotus Book Blog

By: Sandy Nene What inspired the name of your blog?  The name of my blog is a mixture of the suburb I’m from and the lotus flower. I grew up in a little working-class suburb called Lotus River in Cape Town, where I lived for most of my childhood and have so many fond memories. The lotus flower symbolises growth as it grows from murky waters to bloom into something beautiful. The personal connection I had with the word was...

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Blogger Of The Week: Reneilwe Sebulela Of Patricia Blacc
May24

Blogger Of The Week: Reneilwe Sebulela Of Patricia Blacc

By: Sandy Nene What inspired the name of your blog?  The name Patricia Blacc is the name I have given to my alter ego. She stands to embody and embrace the ultimate state of confidence. Whilst growing up, I had issues with self-confidence so I decided to create Patricia as a way to grow and ultimately gain my own self-confidence. I believe that the journey to self-discovery, self- introspection and self-confidence is a constant one so...

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