hello friend!

We are so glad that you took the time to visit our blog!  We are both dreamers and love the beautiful and simple things in life.  Burst is a way for us to share this with you and we hope that you find so much joy in being creative as we do.

We would really love to hear from you, we have a big heart for small businesses and eagerly feature young and upcoming faces.

Sending creative bursts your way!

Thea & Lindi


”Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars..”

 – Harriet Tubman


making: our first apartment pretty

cooking: not tonight - its date-night 🙂

drinking: ORIGIN Flat white - oh my goodness

reading: Becoming Myself

wanting: an ice cream maker

looking: at fabric design - for couches

playing: Bethel, Pieces

remembering: our wedding day

trying: to get this business started!

watching: trends - no TV time for now!

deciding: which country to visit next

planning:  business strategy and the next steps

enjoying: the fact that I get to spend so much time with my husband

waiting: on God for some direction

liking: all the designs I'm busy doing

wondering: when will travel be cheaper?

needing: those big white chocolate filled easter eggs 🙂

wearing: my new tan wedges

noticing: the leaves changing to autumn

smelling: GUESS - Bamboo

thinking: about life, direction, meaning, purpose and dreams

buying: ..rather saving..

feeling: it’s a good day for ice cream!


making: a vintage-style stuffed teddy for a colleague

cooking: trying out fresh salads - tonight's winner will be sprinkled with loads of pomegranate seeds

drinking: water!

reading: The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen

wanting: a SMEG Retro Stand Mixer

looking: for inspiration for my next DIY

playing: the soundtrack of Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack on repeat in my car

remembering: (and longing for) Paris

trying: to find the perfect home for me and Raynard to move into once married

watching: Downton Abbey 

deciding: what items on the wedding wish list is not worth the money - NOT NICE!

planning: our wedding in June!

enjoying: my book and coffee in bed every morning (even if only for 15 min)

waiting: for pay-day!

liking: the new Le Creuset colour MINERAL BLUE

wondering: when it will rain again...

needing: a spa day....pretty please?!

wearing: and admiring my engagement ring!

noticing: how everything works out find in the end. God always knows best!

smelling: all possible options for my next perfume purchase. I just can't decide - give'em all 😉

thinking: of new ways to keep Burst fresh. Big things are yet to come!

buying: awesome notebooks at MRP Home for the office

feeling: thankful for all the everyday blessings I receive!


  • Reply
    May 23, 2016 at 8:54 am

    Just found your blog on a thread in South African bloggers and I love it . I am definitely going to try your yogurt cupcake recipe. I would try the butter chicken pie but I think when it comes to baking you have to start with the basics and I know the barest minimum.

    I am going to now head back and continue to stalk you page coz I am that hooked. Have a great Monday Ladies!!!

  • Reply
    September 17, 2016 at 6:55 pm

    Very good info. Lucky me I found your website by chance
    (stumbleupon). I have bookmarked it for later!

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