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12 Days of Christmas Swap + Get To Know My Friend Tag

Hi Friends, I am so excited about today’s post. I and several other bloggers took part in the 12 Days of Christmas Swap hosted by Simone from mama of 4.  This is an awesome opportunity to meet a new blogger friend and in the spirit of kindness shower each other with gifts. For the swap, we will each send 12 gifts and in return receive 12 gifts, each to be opened in the 12 days leading up to Christmas day, starting from the 12th of December until the 12rd of December.

I have been paired up with gorgeous Thalea a Lifestyle, Inspiration and travel blogger from Her Sun-Kissed Soul. Her and I decided to do the Get to know my Friend tag type blog leading up to the swap,where we each answered 22 random questions about ourselves. This I find to be a good way to get to know each other, so here are her 22 answers to the questions. Click here to see my answers.

What is your full name?
Thalea Pretorius

Are you named after anyone?
Not anyone specific but my name is Greek and my mom likes being unique so she changed the spelling from Thalia to Thalea

If you had to change your first name, what would you change it to?
I have grown to love it but as a child growing up I wished my name was just Leah because people would always mispronounce it.

Where are you from?
Cape Town/ currently living in South Korea

Where were you born?
Born and breed in the Cape

Where did you grow up?
Cape Town

Do you have kids? If no, how many do you want?
No kids and I don’t particularly want any of my own but things could change. I do also teach kids so I am constantly around them.

If you were another person, would you be a friend of yourself?
Yes

What’s the first thing you notice about people?
I always notice their fashion I love to shop with my eyes lol

What is your eye color?
Brown

Scary movie or happy endings?
Happy Endings

Do you have any special talents?
I don’t think I have any lol

Do you have any pets?
None of my own but a family cat

How tall are you?
1.6m 

How many countries have you visited?
10 in counting 3 more to add in the next 2 months

What  is your favorite perfume?
I don’t have a favorite perfume.

What would you name your children?
Boy Adam not sure about a girl

Tell us one of your bad habits or guilty pleasures?  
I can eat an entire tub of Nutella until I feel sick.(very bad guilty pleasure.)

Why did you start blogging?
I was bored at my office job and then stumbled upon blogging as a creative outlet and fell In love with creating something of my own.

What’s the meaning behind the name of your blog?
I love summer and I could chase the sun for a living so hence the Sun-Kissed part and I am a deep thinker and love to share stories and experiences that can inspire and motivate others souls to flourish.

Favorite Quote/saying? 
So many but my favorite is “Do more that sets your soul on fireSo many but my favorite is “Do more that sets your soul on fire”

Favorite Color?
Pink and purple

I hope you enjoyed this little segment on the blog, be sure to check mine and Thalea social media platforms to follow along on our 12 Days Christmas Swap. I will have Thalea social media links below.

Instagram Facebook Twitter & Pinterest

Thank you for stopping by

(4) Comments

  1. That is a fantastic idea! Nice to meet new people plus give and get gifts for Christmas.

  2. I love the 12 days Christmas Day swap picture! It is so festive! What’s it like living in south Korea?

  3. I enjoyed reading this. I like this kind of inspirational post, especially this time of year.
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  4. This is such a fun, cute and joyful way to get to know your peers and be in the holiday spirit. Thanks for sharing!

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