My Current Cruelty-Free Skincare Routine

If you have been following my blog for a while, you will know that I have tried a lot of different skincare products. Mostly because I am trying to clear out the products I have collected in my bathroom cupboard as well as keep my spots at bay, but also because I love trying new […] Read more…

Stila Correct and Perfect Palette Review

The Stila Correct & Perfect palette retails at R795.00 in South Africa. I bought mine at Woolworths but it is also available online from Takealot or Zando. Let’s talk packaging. Can we just take a moment to appreciate the packaging for this palette? This solid and sturdy palette is matt gold and the lid has […] Read more…

essence This is Me Lipstick Review

The essence This Is Me lipstick in the shade Amazing (11) retails for around R46.95 at Dischem and Clicks. This price is not far off from the rest of their lipsticks and lip products. The This is Me lipstick range has a total of 20 shades. Let’s talk packaging. The lipstick comes in a beautifully […] Read more…

Our Fifth Day in Paris | The Catacombs

5 July 2019 Of course I managed to fall ill while in Paris. So this morning I was not feeling well at all and it was a very slow start. We got up and had breakfast as we have had for the past few days and head back up to the room so that I […] Read more…

Our Fourth Day in Paris | Palace of Versailles

4 July 2019 Last night, we booked tickets for the Palace of Versailles and the only tickets left were for the 14:15 time slot. For this reason we decided to give ourselves the morning off after a jam-packed 3 days of walking around Paris. We slept in late and took our time getting ready for […] Read more…

Three Museums on Paris Day Three

3 July 2019 There are so many museums in Paris and we know that we would not be able to walk through them all, so we did some research last night and picked 3 of the ones that interested us most; Musee de Orangerie, Musee D’Orsay, and for obvious bucket list reasons, the Louvre. We […] Read more…

Our Second Day in Paris | Hop-On-Hop-Off Tour

2 July 2019 What better way to explore a new city, orientate yourself and see iconic landmarks than by a Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus tour? There really is none. Dillon and I set out for a day of exploring Paris on a Hop-On-Hop-Off tour bus so that we could see iconic landmarks that we did not have […] Read more…

Our First Day in Paris

30th June 2019 – 1st July 2019 On the evening of June 30th, we landed at Charles de Gaulle International Airport. Dillon and I had flown in from the United Kingdom after attending a wedding. As predicted, getting through passport control and collecting our luggage took a far amount of time, so we had arranged […] Read more…

Urban Decay’s Troublemaker Mascara Review

The Urban Decay Troublemaker Mascara retails at R300.00 in South Africa, R10.00 cheaper than Perversion. I bought mine in-store at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, but it is available on the Urban Decay online store. Let’s talk packaging. One of the first things that attracted me to the Urban Decay’s Troublemaker Mascara is the […] Read more…

“Overcoming” My Anxiety

Anxiety ruled my life. I have shown signs of it ever since I can remember; a pain in my stomach that just doesn’t go away, the ringing in my ear that never seems to stop. The pounding in your head that goes on and on and on. You feel like you need to run away, […] Read more…

Skincare Haul | Hey Goregous

I love a good organic skincare range, and last year I discovered Hey Gorgeous through a South African blogger living abroad. I entered a giveaway that she was hosting through her blog and won the products and had never enjoyed products more. Interested in what I won? Click here to see my previous review. I […] Read more…

Epilating vs Waxing | Which One Wins?

A few weeks ago I decided that I wanted to try an epilator for no other reason than I was going to be travelling around the same time and I didn’t want to deal with the inconvenience of carrying hand-warming waxing strips or a razor and shaving cream. I have been waxing for 12 years […] Read more…

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