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What I… Lorraine from Tamarind and Thyme

Meeting new South African bloggers is what this series is all about. Lorraine is the blogger behind Tamarind and Thyme. She lives in Johannesburg with her husband and two young boys. I’ll…

Beauty Review: Eucerin HyperPigmentation Range

Living in South Africa with strong sun rays, dry wind and hot summers does affect your skin. When I lived in Germany for a few years, my optometrist could see that I…

Toy Buzz: Dress-Up Dresses by Enchantimals

Our next installment of Toy Buzz highlights a really important aspect of childhood development – imagination development! I have fond memories of dressing up as a little girl and my gran was…

Top 5 Places to visit in Namibia for first-time visitors

Namibia, a stunning southern African country full of natural wonders, is considered one of the most beautiful places in the world. I visited the country once when I was still in high…

Sublime times at Mantra Cafe, Camps Bay (plus WIN)

Good food, drinks and friends is a fabulous combination that makes life feel worth living. I try to indulge every occasion I can and recently I was able to enjoy an amazing…

Wine Diary: A Vin de Constance Celebration

There are certainly some perks to blogging (however I didn’t realise this when I started in 2010!) Not least of which is the chance to enjoy amazing experiences with special people… One…

WIN 2 x tickets to a Steenberg by Night event

Recently I was lucky enough to spend an evening with one of my nearest and dearest friends at a very special Steenberg by Night event. The landmark Constantia wine farm has a rich…