• Life

    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…

  • Life

    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…

  • Beauty,  Wellbeing

    I Invested In The Pink Cup For My Period

    So I have been using the Pink Cup for a little over 7 months and I am very happy that I made the change. I made the move from traditional menstrual items to the cup for numerous reasons. There are…

  • Food

    The Best Banana Smoothie Recipe

    ‘My Banana Smoothie is better than your Banana Smoothie’ says literally everyone ever! And while everyone else is debating, I’m watching the show while drinking thee best Banana Smoothie ever. I have a very busy life between full-time work, keeping…

  • Life,  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…

  • Fashion,  Lifestyle

    Style Tip | Styling A Bodysuit

    Are you trying to work out how to style a bodysuit? I am on the road to a minimalist closet – which I won’t lie, is very difficult for me to achieve – and with this journey comes a few…

  • Life

    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…

  • Life

    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…

  • Product Reviews,  Wellbeing

    The Pink Cup | First Impression

    While doing my research (a ton of it) before buying a menstrual cup, I stumbled across a blog where the author had mentioned that they have actually forgotten that they were on their period. That sounded like bliss to me.…

  • Fashion,  Lifestyle

    My Handbag Essentials

    I often find myself scratching around my handbag looking for something that I know is somewhere, deep down inside the bag. By the end of the month, my bag has filled up with papers, receipts, lipsticks, sweet wrappers, and who…

  • Life,  Lifestyle,  Wellbeing

    Quitting Social Media Helped My Insomnia

    So a little bit about my Insomnia before I carry on: I used to suffer from chronic insomnia triggered by chronic stress, which I didn’t know I had, as well as social anxiety. This insomnia was present during my school…

  • Life,  Lifestyle

    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…

  • Life,  Lifestyle

    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…

  • Life

    The Mirena | Is It For You?

    By the time you reach your 20's, all the contraceptive rage is the Mirena and the Copper T, but the big question is which one is better for you or should you rather stick to the pill. Making sure that…