• Lifestyle,  My Diary,  Wellbeing

    Why I Became A Vegetarian

    I remember eating some biltong, around 2 years ago, exclaiming that I could never be a vegetarian. I just loved meat too much to even consider a plant-based diet. I have heard a number of people saying that vegetarianism is…

  • Lifestyle,  My Diary

    Meeting The Dr. 90210

    We all get excited when there is an opportunity to meet a celebrity – especially when we don’t have to pay for it. In 2011, thee Dr. 90210, Dr. Robert Rey came to South Africa for the launch of his…

  • Lifestyle,  My Diary

    It’s Finally Christmas Month!

    It's finally December, and on that note, it means that it has finally come time to put up the Christmas tree.  This year, we up-graded our Christmas tree to something a little bit bigger. We bought our first tree to…

  • My Diary

    What It Is Like Being A Hair Model

    Would you believe that I was once a model in a hair competition? I thought not, so here I am today to prove it to you. During my second year of university, I rekindled a school friendship with someone that…

  • My Diary

    Santa Shoebox

    Back in 2008, while I was still a young girl my mom stumbled across the Santa Shoebox project and pledged a box for everyone in the family. Each one of us got a child of our choice and we got…

  • My Diary,  Southern Africa

    I Survived The Warrior Race

    Did you know that the Warrior Race is South Africa’s largest obstacle course race series that the entire family can participate in. Never heard of it? Check it out here.  In 2013, when the Warrior Race debuted, my family and…

  • Hair & Nails,  My Diary

    Happy Spring Day!

    The 1st of September marks Spring Day in South Africa. Traditionally, today is spent having a braai with friends, or shaving your head and beard - and since I am not going to shave my head and don't have an…

  • My Diary,  Wedding

    I Am Engaged

    So I have pretty much been engaged for over 2 months, and have done very little social media announcing. So here it goes... I'M ENGAGED! On the 1st of May 2017, Dillon surprised me by dropping down on one knee…

  • Lifestyle,  My Diary

    His Story | Meet Maximus

    Max had been chained up in an unloving home for most of his life. He was left in a yard to endure the cold, the rain and the loneliness. Max developed a problem with his left leg and a neighbor…

  • Lifestyle,  My Diary

    Adopting is Rewarding | Meet Maximus

    Adopting a dog, instead of purchasing one, has become the new rage with regards to introducing a pet into your household. Thanks to social media, folks out there have now become more aware of puppy mills and breeders that are…

  • My Diary

    Laser Tattoo Removal – My Experience

    Uhmm... a painful, but actually bare-able experience. This is not something that I ever thought I would be doing. I'm a person that (eventually) wants a full sleeve on my right arm. But the other day, while apply for a…