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10 Tips for empowering women through self defence

“One in three women may suffer from abuse and violence in her lifetime. This is an appalling human rights violation, yet it remains one of the invisible and under-recognised pandemics of our time.” Nicole Kidman Nicole Kidman says it as it is. I started karate at the age of four […]

Self Defence

Beginner’s Guide to Self Defence.

Beginner’s Guide to Self Defence. After some 30 years training Shotokan Karate with some of the best instructors, representing my country, running my own karate school, teaching self-defence courses to women and children in South Africa, this is a subject I am extremely passionate about. I will never forget the […]

Move & Glow this Summer

Its not what others see, its how you feel! Spring has sprung. And for many of us, so has the fear of bearing our body in public. If you have my skin type, you may be lily-white and struggling with dry skin brought on by winter. Or, you may be […]

? “Berry Much” Smoothie

Why Berries? Berries are like little, great tasting tablets.  Although small, they are nutrition powerhouses!   They have extremely high levels of phytochemicals —  naturally occurring nutrients that help protect cells from damage. Berries are loaded with antioxidants which neutralise free radicals and can help with prevention of cancer and cardiovascular […]

Start Something New.

Inspired by Lululemon’s manifesto – Do one thing a day that scares you! So 2014 and 2015 has been a year of great change for myself and my family. After immigrating to Australia, we realised no one knew who we were, what we did, our backgrounds or history. It was […]