• Foodie

    Introducing Footy’s Cooldrink & Flavouring System

    Footy’s recently sent me their entire range of very versatile cooldrink powders. They come in 6 yummy flavours and can …

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    {Recipe} Quick and Easy Footy’s Raspberry Ice Tea

    I was recently gifted the entire range of Footy’s Cool Drink powders so I thought I’m going to …

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    {Recipe} Delicious No Bake Faux Chocolate Truffles

    Today I’ll be sharing another favourite from my gran’s recipe file. The are very much literally balls of …

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    {Recipe} Divine Rooibos Tea Chocolate Cake

    Being proudly South African I adore rooibos tea and I love cooking with it. This rooibos tea chocolate cake recipe …

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  • Lifestyle

    Breath Out Proudly For Longer The Game

    Clorests SA revealed Breath Out Proudly For Longer – The Game recently and I was lucky enough to be asked by …

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    Slow Roasted Pork Belly Roll & Airfryer Roasted Rosemary and Lemon Potatoes

    I’m part of a family that enjoys cooking and eating together and I basically grew up in the kitchen. …

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  • Bedroom Makeover with Builders {Dark to Light Paint} #SpeakColour

    A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post over here touching down on a campaign I will be doing with Builders Warehouse. I was super excited to finally get to DIY my bedroom into something a little easier on the eye! I’ve been planning a bedroom makeover for some time and I’m ecstatic that it’s finally done. But before I woo you with my before and after photos there are some things I’d like to share with you that I learnt while working on this campaign. Painting Tips When going from a very dark colour like I did, it’s…

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    {DIY} Ylang Ylang and Lavender Bath Salts

    Hi guys! I’ve always wanted to venture into making my own natural bath products so today I’ve made my first bath of bath salts. This one will be gifted but I kept some for myself aside to try. The products I’ve used are all natural and can be found in most households. Bath Salts Ingredients: 1 1/2 Cups of Epsom Salts 3/4 Cup of Kosher Coarse Salt 30ml Olive Oil 15 Drops of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil 5 Drops of Lavender Oil A hand full of Lavender buds and leaves Method: Dry the lavender buds and leaves in the oven…

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    My nail painting and polish 101

    Today on the blog I’m going to share with you some of my nail painting hints and tips, most I’ve pick up from reading magazines and blogs but some worked for me and some didn’t so I’m sharing what works for me! polish 101 Polish 101 Painting: Apply your base coat but don’t wait for it to be 100% dry, what works for me is to apply first on my right hand little finger and then working my way to the left, by the time I painted my left hand’s little finger the base coat is just right for the first…

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    Valentines gifts at number 99 – Gift Guide

    Valentines Day is only 2 days away and if you are anything like me this year and you (or your partner) haven’t yet purchased any gifts here is a little guide of things you can pick up from Woolies, Pick n Pay and Clicks (usually I have already purchased gifts and hid them somewhere) Some of the gifts I’m listing can work for him, her and both him and her! Gift Guide. Gift Guide Sitting Bear with Bow, R59.90 – PnP Lindt Lindor White Chocolate 200g, R79.95 – Woolies (Buy any 2 chocolate gifts and get 20% discount) Belgian Chocolate Collection, R59.95 – Woolies Clicks Porcelain…

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    Valentines gift guide for a gamer guy!

    I’m married to a computer geek and serious gamer so for my first gift guide leading up to Valentines day I’ve decided to do a gamers gift guide for that special man in your life that loves his computer, Xbox and Playstation nearly as much as he loves you. I’ve learnt it’s best to write what you know, so here are some ideas. Gamer guy. Valentines gift guide for a gamer guy! If he loves playing World of Warcraft or any other online blizzard game, giving him a balance card that he can spend in the blizz store is highly recommended and…

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    Christmas tree nail art

    So I’m not really good at nail art but every now and again I give it a try, a lot of times without success where I end up with a huge heap of used nail polish stained cotton wool and bare nails. This shall be my first nail art post and this design is so easy even I could do it! Christmas tree nail art. Christmas tree nail art This is what you will need: A festive nail polish colour – I used a gold polish from Tip Top A neutral nail polish colour – I used a green polish from…

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    How to: Fix a torn nail

    Hi ladies! Today”s post is on how to fix your nail if you tore it. In the process of packing my hands keep getting so dirty from all of the dust that collected in cupboards. I hate that feeling of dirt and unfortunately my repeated hand washing caused my nails to get dry and weak and they break with the slightest of bumps, now when I bump an already short nail they split and tear right into my nail’s soft squishy part, ouch! Fix a torn nail. Fix a torn nail So here is what you will need to fix your…

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