This week I’m interviewing a fairly new blogger. Mariska Goussard who is the blogger behind The Secret Board. By day she is an optometrist but by night she is a passionate beauty blogger.
Read on to find out more about Mariska…
What I Know:
I know that we need to be kinder to one another. I know that education is the most important thing in the world. I know that I want to teach my children tolerance for others that have different beliefs or opinions.
What I Love:
I love my very supportive husband, my three beautiful cats, staying in Green Point Cape Town, Pinterest, everything minimalistic (I hate clutter), Vida E Caffe, watching series and make-up tutorials on YouTube.
What I Read:
I am an avid reader. I am currently reading Icarus form Deon Meyer and A Game Of Thrones by George R .R. Martin.
What I Want:
Telkom to sort out our erratic internet issues, haha. Just kidding (but also not).
What I Wear:
I mostly wear Country Road and Trenery. I have a capsule wardrobe, everything goes with everything and lasts me for years. I also stick to neutrals like black, grey, charcoal, white, navy and stone. I avoid prints and would rather zoosh up my outfit with a scarf than wearing a floral or printed item. It might sound boring, but I love the minimalism and it is so easy for me to get dressed in the morning
What I Need:
Materialistic: I need a new Macbook and a holiday (We haven’t been on holiday for the last two years and we are going to Italy in September!!).
Non-materialistic: I need to not be so hard on myself and strive for perfection. I also desperately need more patience and not to react so impulsively.
Images: Mariska Goussard