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Spa Reviews: Heaven at the Heavenly Spa

Recently I was invited to Heaven…  the Heavenly Spa at The Westin Hotel! Located high on the 19th floor of the hotel, the spa was as close to heaven as one might get… not only because of it’s lofty location, but also due to the serene space, tranquil music and pampering treatments one experiences as a […]

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What I… Tanya from Things to do with Kids

Today I’m sharing my space with Tanya who blogs over on her website Things to do with kids. Tanya loves the wide open spaces of the Karoo, the simple things in life, building businesses, the great outdoors and family. She believes that a healthy family life leads to a healthier community, country and world. The idea […]

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WIN: A Spindel laundry dryer

Interest rates are up, electricity is up, petrol is up, food prices are up…. This year we need all the help we can get to save money – especially during winter! The place to start is at home, and in fact, making your home more eco-friendly will help you save money while doing your part […]

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Blogs Bloggers Read: Bailey from Vanilla Blonde

I used to be a voracious reader of blogs. Since the early 2000’s when I stared my first (rather dull desk-bound) job, I’ve loved reading blogs of all kinds… and to see the blogging world grow and flourish and become what it is today is amazing. Obviously along the way I jumped on board and […]

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Inspiring Interiors: Beautiful Bathrooms

As I’ve mentioned in a few recent blog posts, we’re about to embark on some renovations… I say some, I mean a lot! For 14 years we’ve lived in this house… Our first as a married couple. Our first home outside of our own family homes in fact! We moved in with two boxes each. […]

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What I… Lady Gretchen

Lady Gretchen is written by a South African now living in Germany. A proudly Capetonian Christian she is married to a German boy and lives in Düsseldorf, Germany. Her blog is an ‘outlet’ for her thoughts, and a showcase of her love of baking as she is happiest when in the kitchen, preparing a home-cooked […]

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WIN: 4 tickets to Snow World at GrandWest

Last week I took my kids along for an evening of unexpected family fun… I love surprises (well, giving them!) and kept the outing a secret for days. The whole way to the venue they kept guessing what we would be getting up to and only when we walked through the doors did they finally […]

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Blogs Bloggers Read: Camilla and Jules from All Dolled Up

This week I’m pleased to share my space with dynamic blogging duo, Camilla and Jules from All Dolled Up, as I find out more about the Blogs Bloggers Read! Their beauty blog is a treasure trove of all things hair, makeup, skincare, nail polish etc…  And their video’s are awesome! Here are the beauty blogs that […]

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What I… Celeste from Being Me

Today’s blogger, Celeste, is a full time working mother of 3. Her blog, Being me , is a lifestyle, beauty and parenting blog and it was born out of a need to be authentic to herself and also to her blog readers, especially the working mother. Her blog is a sharing of her journey exploring […]

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Life Lately – May 2016

So, life lately… it’s been chaotic and crazy. What’s new? I hate to sound like a moaning minnie but unfortunately the nature of these Life Lately posts is to bear my soul…. well, almost, and it’s not a pretty place right now! Wasn’t 2016 supposed to be easier, simpler?? Haha that’s turning out to be […]

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Blogs Bloggers Read: Kate from indiKate

The lovely Kate from indiKate travel blog is my featured blogger today… I love reading her travel stories and savouring her gorgeous photos and wanted to find out more about which blogs inspire her so asked her to take part in my Blogs Bloggers Read series!     2Summers 2summers.net Heather’s was one of the […]

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WIN: A Unique Janine Binneman Necklace worth up to R1400

With Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday I thought I’d share with you a super sweet discovery I made recently for really unique jewellery that will make any mama’s heart sing…   Cape Town jeweller, Janine Binneman, has recently started created the most unique necklaces for moms…. created using their child’s artwork!   These children […]

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What I… Janelle from Adventure Clubs

Today’s featured blogger is the very inspiring Janelle who blogs alongside her business Adventure Clubs. A mom of 3 little girls she started her business out of her daily adventures with her own girls. It was a way to connect with them every day based around the fact that they only get ONE childhood and how as a mom […]

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Restaurant Reviews: A Prosecco inspired lunch at Carne

A few weeks ago I was invited to enjoy a Prosecco inspired lunch at Carne in Constantia… Prosecco is the Italian equivalent of Champagne or Cap Classique I’m partial to a glass of bubbles myself, so was quick to reply to the invite with an affirmative answer! The afternoon began with a refreshing welcome drink, […]

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