Who am I?
I’m Zaahida Nathoo – Joel. I ‘m 31 years old and I live in a sunny coastal city in the Eastern Cape, South Africa with my husband and 3 kids.
I had always been interested in health & Wellness.
Ever since I was a child I watched and learned in amazement from my mom who was an Aromatherapist and Reflexologist. I helped her put together her thesis by hand – illustrating some of the plants she wrote about and have always loved essential oils and never stopped learning
I am a Teacher
I studied Arabic Language & Islamic Theology for 5 years after school then taught Quraan Translation, Hadeeth (Prophetic Traditions) & Islamic Jurisprudence for 6 years. A calling and a
I am designing a life I love that suits my personality and my lifestyle & my family
I started this business so that I could have flexibility in my schedule, fit my work around my family and meet new people from different corners of the world without having to leave my
I’m a Parenting & Lifestyle Blogger
It started with a bit of parenting & lifestyle blogging in 2016 at my first little online home, Journey with mum Blog, I started as a Community and support for moms through their childbearing and parenting years.
Logic, Systems, Analytics, Strategy Geek…(
In setting up my Blog, Business Strategy
I’m a Holistic Doula
I officially started this Virtual Assistant Business in 2017, then put my business on hold for the remainder of the year to complete my training as a WOMBS (Women Offering Mothers Birth Support) Certified Doula. One of my biggest dreams was to be part of the birthing team 😍 and now I get to be a support to moms at their most vulnerable time and witness the most amazing miracles. read more about my Doula Services here.
Now I am so excited to bring together all my skills and my passion in order to help overwhelmed, non – techy Creative Entrepreneurs !
In January this year, I picked up this one again 😃 and did some tweaks, a re-brand and am re-launching this year so that I can serve all the other creative entrepreneurs who don’t have time to figure the Tech stuff out, and help them grow their businesses too!!
I am an Introvert, an intuitive, an empath, a strategic & deep – thinker & a Brainstormer
I was the loner kid who read the whole library –
As much as I love using technology to automate my processes in my business, I love collecting and reading real books and writing mad – scientist notes in pencil all over.
My ideal Friday night besides the occasional eating out 🍕, is staying at home and working on my projects 💓.
I am socially anxious amongst large groups of humans lol but I am totally cool when you speak to me one – on – one, as long as you are of my people – you know… changemakers, deep – thinkers and those who don’t waste their time speaking crap about others
I don’t care much for the limelight so I much prefer working