15 Things I have learned in 15 Years

Yes, you are right. It is my birthday and I am officially 15 & growing! Issa Birthday Girl, hope you are all doing great. Well, growing up is hard. I feel like this year has gone by so fast, but on the other side- it is very slow. Today, I will be sharing with you…

Don’t Compare Yourself With Others | Monday Motivation

I think that this is something most of us do on a regular basis, it has become normal to compare our careers, our looks, our knowledge or even our Instagram-Followers to other’s. Comparison has become normal but it can be poisonous. We may start trying to become like the ones we are comparing ourselves to,…

Bright Side of Life

“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” -Wilma Rudolph Don’t you just love when you start thinking about the bright side of life? Being successful, wealthy and all the nice words in…

THANK YOU

Dear Readers, Whether you’re new here or have been around since the beginning, I want to thank you. Thank you for reading. Thank you for you constant support. Thank you for your love and your encouragement. Being transparent opens door to the unknown. I have received so much positivity and encouragement from my teachers, friends…

The Meaning Behind Blog Name

The Southern Girl Blog says it all right? There is not much about what’s behind my blog name. But the struggle to getting this name was real. All the good names were taken and I didn’t want to seem like a copycat. So I went ahead and thought of nice names, but nothing seemed to…

20 Facts About Me

My full name is Rejoice Iyaloo Nandjila Amutenya. I am left-handed as well as left footed. But I use my right hand to do a few things I can’t do with my left hand like using scissors. I have a speech disorder. [don’t get me wrong- ask me if you don’t understand]. I love laughing….

Dear Future Self: 2027

10 years from now** Hey, sup? Is yo’ girl Rejoice sitting in the sofa and typing this. Hope life has been good to you and on the other side- interesting, fun, crazy, boring, expected and unexpected- a lesson in opposition. Yeah Take a long calming breath, go outside, look around you. Are you where you’ve…

Busy Week #1

Hello Everyone  xx It has been a very busy week for me. Lots of tests, projects, etc to be done. So I didn’t really get time to visit my blog and blog as usual. So I planned everything what’s gonna be happening for this weekend and next week. Since I am on a break until Sunday,…

Things That Make Me Happy

Hey there! These are the things that make me happy and keep my soul content. My Family I love my family. Their happiness makes me happy. Even just talking to them can brighten up my day. Just as well as it can also make my day worse. 2. My Friends My friends, can drive me abslouetly crazy….

failure

Hello March x Friends! Today, I asked 2 beautiful friends of mine to share their thoughts on “failure” and this is what they had to say: “Don’t see failing as if you have lost what you were fighting for. See it as another opportunity to keep trying again till you get it right. Of course…

Dear Future Husband

I sit here today, wondering who you are. The colour of your eyes, the texture of your hair, your favourite food, and how many siblings you have. I wonder about your biggest dreams and fears and where you are now. I hope you know I’m waiting for you. I hope you know that I’m doing…