• Mom on Thyme Brand and braai

Mom on Thyme on brand & ‘braai’|Tiemie Ma oor korporatiewe identiteit & braai

23 September 2016:

So:  Thyme means ‘courage’.  They say it’s from the Latin word ‘Cor’, meaning ‘heart’.  With the original definition:  to tell the story of who you are, with all your heart …

Today I met an interesting guy.  His name is John Sanei.  He brands himself as an optimist, a trend specialist, a business innovation […]

September 23rd, 2016|Brand, Courage, Mom on Thyme, Story, Tiemie, Uncategorized|
  • Tiemie pos logo grys groen 2 OOR GEMMERTEE

Oor gemmertee:

Ek drink gemmertee op ‘n vriendin se stoep.  Lekker sterk gemmertee, wat jou keel so bietjie brand as jy dit drink.  Die brand voel eintlik bekend, want deesdae brand my keel gereeld, van té veel ingehoude trane oor kinders se klaarmaak met skooldinge, en oor kwesbaar wees oor die draai van die lewe.  “Ons almal […]

September 12th, 2016|Moed, Siel, Story, Tiemie, Vlerke, Voel|
  • Thyme to blog i choose a venue with a story

I choose a venue with a story

What makes a venue special? Really special? I’ve asked around and these were some of the descriptive words that caught my attention …

#comfortable
#retreat
#food
#warm
#cozy
#company
#inviting
#friendly
#excellent service
#beauty
#special
#farm
#space
#simplistic
#in the moment fun
#no worries
#with it
#professional

I’ve seen many venues, and organized many events and I’ll choose the following words to describe my favourate experiences:

#heart
#light
#unique
#different
#vintage
#memories
#open to new suggestions
#without pretense
#a venue […]

July 24th, 2016|Authentic, Beauty, Courage, Creativity, Dreams, Happy place, Identity, Real, Story, Venue|
  • Why Stories

Why Stories?

According to Ed Catmull – founder of Pixar – we don’t share our stories anymore, because we get stuck or attached to fabricated stories that are often stand-ins for real actions.

I also believe that we keep quiet because we are afraid that we will be judged, or that our story is not good […]

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A leap of faith

I’ve recently seen a beautiful sculpture – “Leap of faith is her name”. She tells the story of a girl who wants to take a leap of faith. A leap into the future, a leap towards new beginnings, a leap towards the unknown. And she’s scared …

‘Will this work? Can […]

February 18th, 2016|Courage, Creativity, Hope, Journal, Leap of faith, Story, Woman|
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Vulnerability in creativity

According to the freedictionary.com, to be vulnerable means: “to be susceptible to physical harm or damage, susceptible to emotional injury – especially in being easily hurt, susceptible to attack and open to censure or criticism”. Quite harsh, don’t you think? Creativity on the other hand is: “the ability to make new things or think of […]

February 16th, 2016|Artists, Creativity, Story, Vulnerability, Woman|