Category: Personal Growth

On being a coloured female in the IT industry and overcoming impostor’s syndrome

Lately, I’ve been really thinking about my place in the IT industry as a coloured female software developer and even more so since I watched Hidden Figures on the plane from Perth to Brisbane a few days ago. If you haven’t heard of this inspiring film, it’s basically based on the true story of 3 African-American female NASA mathematicians who… Read more →

Self Love - Climbed Mt Coot Tha and didn't look perfect!

On loving myself and my body – flaws and all

I absolutely adore Instagram. Except when I start seeing all these “perfect” looking people looking slim and tanned as they dreamily look out towards the ocean or stand in a field full of flowers. And then I look at photos of me with my hair in a boring ponytail, looking all puffy and pudgy and I start thinking things like,… Read more →