Wednesday, December 31, 2014

December Captured

Hello great people. I took out the Capturing December Challenge this month and it was a great challenge, (I'm glad that I took it though). If you guys know more challenges that one can take up, please halla at your girl. It is five hours before a new year 2015 and I'm just at home with my sisters and we are about to have a braai (barbecue). 

2014 was a year to try something new and the new thing was blogging, I have enjoyed it. Blogging is something that I will be doing more of in 2015. I would like to thank you all for your support in my journey this year and being with me and my family through all the challenges that we had. 
So if you too are making some changes in your life in the coming year, have faith and everything will work out how it's supposed to. 
Work hard, love hard and play hard. 
I wish you all a happy New Year. 
Zanele Mondi 

Sunday, December 28, 2014

Spiritual Sunday - What A Year ...

Good morning guys. Looking back at the first post that I had in June of this year and what I'm currently posting now, I can say that I have found my writing style and I hope to stay with it and improve on it in the new coming year. My Year has been filled with great love and I would like to thank everyone that was with me through it all the good and the bad P.S. attendance was taken. 
Here's to a great new year! I'm looking forward to what 2015 has in store! 
Happy New Year Everyone!
 Lots of Love,
Zanele Mondi 

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one...just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had.” 

“The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.” 

“Gratitude means to recognize the good in your life, be thankful for whatever you have, some people may not even have one of those things you consider precious to you (love, family, friends etc). Each day give thanks for the gift of life.You are blessed” 
― Pablo

“It's better to find success through God, than finding it on one's own merits; some who usually find their own success become boastful, where through God it's with gratitude.” 

“Appreciate your mom. She is wiser than you think and stronger than you know. Be thankful.” 

“Be grateful for the life of those who mass up challenges on the paths to your fulfillment. At least they taught you self-defense!” 

“For my success I am immensely grateful to God, my parents, my family, my friends, my teachers and to the books I read.” 

“It doesn't matter how many friends I have because my best friend is God. And, he is a Super Friend. People come and people go, but God's love for you will remain the same. Embrace it, Cherish it, and Spread it everywhere you go. Let your light shine brightly for all the world to see.” 

“The grass may not be softer later, and it may be brown tomorrow, but at least it's not lava.” 

“Forever, I will be thankful that, even if for a fleeting moment, I felt what it was like to have been loved by the most beautiful man I will ever know.”

Thankful Image Credit : jeffhendricksondesign  Further Reading: Source Quotes :Goodreads

Monday, December 22, 2014

Capturing December - Day 16, 7, 18, 19 & 20






Hi guys, I have finally caught up with my Capturing December Challenge and the pictures never looked any better (if I must say). The Capturing December is on full swing especially on Twitter and Instagram just search for the #capturingdecember.
3 days till Christmas I can't wait.

Picture Details: 16. Outside Christmas Lights, captured at Clearwater Mall food court. 17. Presents: What more can I say. 18. Selfie: A little bit of self love never hurts 19. Flowers: From that special someone (smiles). 20. Tree Topper: We bought this start last year, it is celebrating it's second Christmas with us. 

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Capturing December - Day 11, 12, 13, 14 & 15






Hi great people, second post in one day wow. I hope that you are having a great Sunday and that all is well. My day is just filled with replying to emails and catching up with family since I have a hectic work schedule. 
Please don't forget to like the post below or comment.
xx Zanele

Picture Details: 11. Green: Endearmints Spearmints. 12. A beautiful Sight: Gerbera jamesonii (Barberton Daisy) I will tell you more about my flower obsession one day. 13. Family: Me and my sisters kids at Clearwater Mall the other day. 14. Christmas Tree: Our Tree at home. 15. Favorite Holiday Song: All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey my holiday song. 

Capturing December - Day 6, 7, 8, 9 & 10






Hi great people, I haven't been loading the summer challenge pictures as fast as I would have wished but I have been taking pictures check out my Instagram. I thought that this December will be chilled and I will get time to spend with family and friends but it  been filled with work and more work.You can leave a comment below and tell me how your December is coming along and what are you busy with. 
It is 4 days before Christmas, if you don't have any clue as into what to get for your significant other please follow this link : Christmas/Holiday Gift Guide - Under R500

Picture Details: 6. Shopping: with my sister at our local Mall Maponya. 7. Bright: Picture Taken on the 7th of December: Our December, long days of endless sunshine, I love South Africa. 8. Ornament(s): a splash of Christmas 9. Something You're Reading: The Man Diet, by Zoe Strimpel it came out 2 year ago with one of my favorite magazines Glamour and it is a very great read, one of the best freebie to come out with a magazine. 10. Wrapping Paper: I love the colour Red. 
Please don't forget to like or leave a comment below.
xx Zanele

Monday, December 15, 2014

Christmas/Holiday Gift Guide - Under R500

1. Make-up Artist Eyeshadow & Lip Palatte

2. Wand Set

3. Real Life Brush-On Gel Nail Kit

4. Hair straightener 

5. Rise Gift Set

6. Red Door

7. Heart Set

8.  Bad Girl Watch

9. Sunglasses

10. Feather Chain

Hi Guys and Girls, it's that time of the year again when we go shopping for a purpose to make those that are close to us happy and to also thank them for being there throughout the year. Above is just a guide for gifts that you can by for your family, friends and (ME). Most of the items are from Clicks and Truworths and they cost less than R500 it does not get cheaper than this guys. 
You can leave a comment right below and tell me what you liked from the above list.
Keep safe and Happy Shopping.

For more specials - CLICKS - TRUWORTHS

Friday, December 5, 2014

Capturing December - Day 3 - 4 - 5

3. Red

4. Joyous

5. Today's Temperature

So far so good, I am enjoying the #capturingdecemberchallenge. Picture details 3. Red nailpolish - Loreal Color Riche 4. Joyous - A picture taken last year at our local public pool. P.S. I'm the one on the left 5. Today Temperature - Summer 2014 with its unpredictable weather. Please don't forget to like the post or comment down below. 
XX Zanele

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Capturing December - Holiday Photo Challenge 2014



I saw this on Shirley's Blog a year ago and I thought that this is a great challenge to do. So since I have my blog this year, there is not better time to start. I hope that you guys also do the same and share under the hashtags #capturingdecember #capturingdecember2014. 
Happy capturing. 
XX Zanele

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