My 5 Favourite Finds for February 2015

It’s the last working day of Feb which means it’s time for me to share with you my 5 Favourite Finds for the month… During the course of the month I do often share other products or places that I love, so these are not the ONLY favourite things I have discovered this month, but […]

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Women at Work: An interview with Celebrity Wife and Author, Deborah Kirsten

Last week while sick in bed I had the pleasure of diving into the new book by Deborah Kirsten, wife of Gary, called Chai Tea and Ginger Beer. My unexpected journey… Cricket, Family And Beyond. I love reading, especially auto-biographies and biographies, but with all the other pressures of life I seldom get the chance […]

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What I… Katy Rose from Katy’s Table

I recently came across a new food and wine blogger called Katy and loved her blog so much that I knew I had to feature her in my What I… blogger series. Her blog, Katy’s Table, started as a creative outlet to write about food & wine but it has evolved to include other lifestyle […]

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Blog Boot Camp #3 Review

The morning of Saturday 21 February saw Blog Boot Camp take place in Cape Town and once again I’m happy to report that it was a great success. After months of planning and preparing everything came together really well! This was the third time Lana from Lanaloustyle and myself have hosted this blogging workshop and […]

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African Adventures: Our stay at Melia Hotel Zanzibar

After a very adventurous morning spent exploring Stone Town, it was finally time to catch our transfer to our hotel on the east coast of Zanzibar. And the opportunity to sit down and rest our legs for the drive was most welcomed!! I couldn’t wait to discover more of the island and the 1 hour […]

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Company Gardens Restaurant Review

A few weeks back we were invited to visit The Company’s Garden Restaurant (Previously Harleem & Hope) located in the heart of the Mother City…. The Company Gardens themselves! This historical center of Cape Town has long been known as port of call for great food and with the recent revamp of the restaurant located […]

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We’re riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour!

Now it’s not what you think – I haven’t suddenly discovered a crazy gene and decided to ride the Cycle Tour with no training, desire or ability… Nope we are in fact riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour Juniors event! This event takes place on Saturday, 7 March 2015 (the day before the real deal) […]

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What I… Nastassja from Mrs Rogero

Today I’m introducing you to a personal style blog that features fashion, decor and beauty. The blogger is Nastassja from Mrs Rogero. Read on to find out more about her and her blog…. What I… What I know… There’s just one thing I know for sure – the love of Christ. As a Christian, I […]

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Kirsten Goss Diamonds

WIN: A Kirsten Goss necklace worth R1350!

Today I am thrilled to be running an awesome competition with one of my favourite jewellery brands. I hope you will be as excited about it too after seeing the amazing prize! But first…. a bit about the person, the brand and the latest range of divine jewellery from… Kirsten Goss Jewellery Since launching in […]

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African Adventures: Secret Stone Town

After visiting the markets of Stone Town we continued on our walking tour of this fascinating town… there was still so much to explore and so many secrets to discover! We had really only scratched the surface, but our feet were failing us after a couple of hours so we made it out mission to […]

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Top 10 Beauty Tips for Valentines Day

So today is V Day – yes Valentines Day is upon us…. Once you’ve decided on your outfit – the perfect combo of sexy and classy, affordable and elegant, there’s still hair, nails and make-up to sort out so I thought I would share with you some top beauty tips for Valentines Day – some […]

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My Endermolift Experience at Legs Eleven

A few months back I was invited to experience an Endermolift Facial Treatment at Legs 11 in Green Point. I must be honest and admit it took me a few invites before I committed to going. The idea of a machine being used on my face wasn’t too comforting at first but once I read […]

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Disney on Ice Returns to SA in 2015!

South African kids and their parents will be thrilled to hear that Disney on Ice is returning to our shores this year with an all-new production featuring more than 50 popular Disney characters! Showtime Management and Feld Entertainment invite families to turn the chilly 2015 winter school holidays into an extraordinary outing at its new […]

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What I… Maz from Caffeine & Fairydust

Today I’m featuring an up-and-coming “mommy” blog – I hate that term but sometimes is the best way to describe a particular niche blog! Anyway Maz is not your average mommy. She blogs over at Caffeine and Fairydust about her lovely life with her 2 small kids, 2 cats and a rat! By day she […]

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Share the love with Lindor from Lindt plus WIN

Last week I popped in at the delectable Lindt shop in the Cape Quarter for a brief introduction to their amazing new Valentines Day #LoveLindorSA campaign (if you love Lindt and haven’t popped in there yet – where have you been?) During the week leading up to Valentines Day on Saturday, LINDOR is running their […]

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African Adventures: Zanzibar – A visit to the Stone Town Market

After traveling to Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam and doing a walking tour of Stone Town our African Adventures continue today with a visit to the Stone Town Market. Our guide, Chum, had already led us through the alley ways of Stone Town and past a few of the key tourist attractions and was not […]

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Tech Talk: Foreo LUNA – a review

So today’s post falls under both Tech and Beauty which is kinda odd if you’re from the old-school way of thinking about beauty, but if you’ve been reading about the latest happenings in the beauty business then not so weird at all! Today I’m reviewing the Foreo LUNA – a new beauty gadget from Sweden […]

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A visit to the Galileo Open Air Cinema at Kirstenbosch

A few Wednesdays back I spent the evening at the Galileo Open Air Cinema at Kirstenbosch Gardens in Newlands with some girl friends. Eat Pray Love was our movie of choice and it was a great way to spend an evening and kick start the year! And boy did we pick a winner of an […]

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What I… Fatima from Miss Saib

Miss Saib is a blog that incorporates all things fashion, food, beauty and lifestyle and it’s written by Miss Saib herself – Fatima! Based in Cape Town Fatima is a young, passionate blogger who loves nature and writing. Read on to find out more about her and her blog… What I…   What I know… […]

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My 5 Favourite Finds for January 2015

It was only a few days ago that I shared my favourite finds for January (due to my holiday laziness) and now it’s February and that means that I missed my self-imposed “My 5 Favourites” deadline of the last day of the month. Oops. Anyway let’s get cracking with the 5 things I found to […]

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African Adventures: Zanzibar – A tour of Stone Town

Last week I shared our experience of traveling to Zanzibar with FastJet and Coastal Aviation so today I’m picking up from where we “landed” so to speak – the Zanzibar airport! After negotiating with a taxi driver to take us into the heart of Stone Town along with a fellow traveler we met on our […]

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Have you got your ticket to Blog Boot Camp yet?

On Saturday 21 February – just 3 weeks from now – I will be running the 3rd BLOG BOOT CAMP blogging workshop along with my lovely partner, Lana Kenney from lanaloustyle. BLOG BOOT CAMP is aimed at teaching newbie bloggers and small business owners all the ins and outs of blogging and social media to […]

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Tech Talk: Calpol’s Helping Hand app

Every mom out there has spent a sleepless night (or 50) not knowing what is wrong with her sick child and anxiously waiting for the sun to rise in order to phone the doctor for the first available appointment. Fortunately CALPOL® have developed a unique new app for that provides moms with a helping hand. […]

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It’s all about the eyes!

Today I am sharing my space with my lovely sister-in-law Kirsten who is a very talented make-up artist and knows a whole lot about beauty and I often turn to her for advice about products and looks. Due to an abundance of products accumulating on my desk and a severe lack of time to trial, […]

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What I… Lauren from Fashionista CT

Today I’m interviewing Cape Town Fashion Blogger, Lauren Campbell, who blogs over at Fashionista CT Blog. She is certainly one serious fashionista and definitely knows her sartorial stuff! Just last week I was coveting her gorgeous Michael Kors bag something stupid! (TOP of my fashion wish list for sure!) Anyway read on to get a […]

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