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Bridget McNulty

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Bridget McNulty is a writer, content strategist and creative director. She is the editor of Sweet Life diabetes lifestyle magazine (www.sweetlifemag.co.za) and the co-founder of Now Novel online novel-writing course www.nownovel.com.

Is there (any) joy in power cuts?

From a business and economic point of view, no. But what about personally? Is there any way we can find pleasure in no electricity? Here…

Feel-good songs for Friday

These are a few of my favourite, can’t-resist-dancing songs. (It’s Friday! Lighten up!) I Feel it All by Leslie Feist. A new acquisition (just got…

Do you know what a nectacot is?

It’s a cross between an apricot and a nectarine. And it’s delicious. The texture of a nectarine, the size of an apricot, and the flavour…

Durban might be half-asleep, but …

… I love coming home, because: You can swim in the sea! It’s wild, and a little dirty, and you get tossed around a lot…

A few of my favourite realisations

It’s not so much good luck or bad luck; it’s more the way you choose to see things. Any situation has both good and bad…

In a world that looks a little different

I interrupt my daily list of favourite things for an unfortunate announcement: someone stole my scooter. I got a phone call at 4.15am this morning…

Cape Town might be pretentious, but …

… I love living here because: The clouds move. It’s kind of crazy — you can look up at a mountain (OK, the mountain) and…

Egte Suid-Afrikaanses

I love it when I hear people saying things like this, totally unselfconsciously: “Ja, well, no man …” “I’ll be there now-now. I spoke to…