Posts by Angela Horn

Angela Horn is a Cape Town-based freelance writer, minimalist lifestyle blogger and speaker. Feel free to stalk her on Twitter or harass her via email. Alternatively you can simply wander over to Mostly Mindful to find out more.

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How We Appreciate Life More When We Stop Making Assumptions

“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” ~Marianne Williamson

Our 12th floor apartment overlooks Cape Town’s city bowl and harbor. The view is such that even on overcast days I’m drawn to the window each morning to breathe it in.

There’s a sense of being both a part of the world and entirely removed from it when you’re that high up.

It’s how I move through my life too; I’m either immersed in it or off on my own. This contrary nature is not without its challenges, especially …