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Tag Archives: Fleur Verhoeven

Are you worth more than a piece of shit? If so, start acting like it!

“Imagine if dad had died when he had his car accident 24 years ago”. I’m sitting outside, in the sun with mum as w...View full post »

Get off that couch and live your dream!

As I was packing my stuff for our 10 day holiday, my best friend here in the bush, Emmie, phoned me to say she was going...View full post »

Elephants, elephants and more elephants

After six week at Sabi Sabi, Lance and I finally had our first two weeks off. We were very lucky to be able to stay at L...View full post »

New Beginnings Part II

If you missed Part I, you can find it HERE. After a week with Sam and JJ, too many hangovers and losing at card games, t...View full post »

New Beginnings Part I

The last time I wrote on here we were finishing up our last days working at Toro Yaka. It was a couple days full of mixe...View full post »

Swimming, sunbathing and gamedrives

28 September: At 5.40AM my alarm went off as all our 6 guests were leaving early. By 7AM everyone was gone and it was al...View full post »

My heart nearly bounced out of my chest once…

Saturday, 31 August 2013 At 7 PM Lance comes back from his drive. The guests have a drink at the bar and before we tell ...View full post »

Face to face with a rhino

The other day, while sitting on my bed, writing my blog something caught my eye. I looked outside and at first thought a...View full post »

Ups and Downs

Thinking positive thoughts generates positive feelings and attracts positive life experiences, but sometimes that’...View full post »

A perfect birthday

Two Saturdays ago, on the 3rd of August I celebrated my 24th birthday in the African bush and it was a very special day....View full post »

Eye to eye with lions

My last game drive before life turned into a dramatic episode of Grey’s Anatomy was one I will never forget. We ha...View full post »

Casually living in the bush

  After our job interview at Toro Yaka Bush Lodge we spent the next 2 weeks with family friends who were so incredi...View full post »

Beauty in ordinary places

While I’m finishing up my last couple of photos from Madagascar, I have a little something I want to share with yo...View full post »

Stay true to you and you will end up incredibly happy

Some of you may know what a perfectionist and control freak I can be. Everything needs to be organized, all the time. Th...View full post »

Grateful Video

On 1/1/2013 I started a grateful project where I would take one photo a day of something I was grateful for. The project...View full post »


As soon as you leave the house and step outside the gate it’s like stepping into a completely different world: noi...View full post »

Inspired to dream

Oh hi there 🙂 As some of you might know, in 2011 I won the Canon EYE Con Awards ( full post »