• Foodie

    West Coast Distillers honoured with a Gold Award for their Caspyn Gin

    If you’re following me on instagram or read my birthday wishlist post some time back you will know that …

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  • Travel

    Salinas Beach Restaurant in Wilderness

    Salinas Beach Restaurant in Wilderness is one of very few restaurants in the area that offers an ocean view giving …

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  • Beauty

    Sheet Masks The Nook Trials { Face Mask Face Off }

    This week I joined Melanie from Melanie’s Nook for her weekly trials where she puts 5 to 6 items against each …

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  • Foodie

    Chutney & Mayo Chicken

    I’m back with a super easy recipe for chicken. This recipe is probably a favourite in a lot of …

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  • Lifestyle

    How I keep my eczema under control

    About a year ago I had the worse eczema flareup under under my breast that I’ve ever had. It …

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  • Lifestyle

    Period.

    Today I’m going to touch down on a topic that still seems to be a bit “taboo”. Periods. Yes, …

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  • My favourite fragrances: Purr by Katy Perry

    This is the first fragrance from Katy that I purchased and is the reason I wanted to try the Killer Queen so badly.  As I mentioned in the Killer Queen post, Katy’s perfume bottles are super cute. This design of a purple cat will look fabulous on any dressing table! Purr by Katy Perry Purr by Katy Perry The scent itself is light and very playful and is perfect for daytime wear. It lasts long, so you don’t have to re-apply  throughout the day. Tease your sense of smell with it’s mix of peach, gardenia, forbidden apple and green bamboo, and…

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    My favourite fragrances: Obsession Night for Women by Calvin Klein

    This is another fragrance I received as a gift in the Netherlands but can purchased from My Perfume Shop and takealot.com  – Obsession Night. Obsession Night The bottle has a really sleek design and colour. This scent sophisticated and is perfect for night time wear, I have however worn it during the day and received compliments.  It has a flowery scent, leaving you smelling like a garden at night time. This perfume lasts really long, so one application should be enough for a night out. Product Info: Launched by the design house of Calvin Klein in 2005, Obsession Night is a women’s…

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    My favourite fragrances: Moschino’s Cheap & Chic Hippy Fizz

    I received this fragrance as a gift from one of my husband’s aunts while I was visiting in the Netherlands, I did some research and found it available on takealot.com here in South Africa. Hippy Fizz. Hippy Fizz The packaging’s design is really playful and suits the perfume name perfectly.  The design of the bottle is really cute. I absolutely adore the fragrance, it is really young, fun, flirty and playful. The lemon notes really come through when you spray the fragrance and settles into a flowery spring scent that lasts the entire day, leaving you feeling fresh. I would definitely…

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    My favourite fragrances – Killer Queen by Katy Perry

    I received this perfume from my father-in-law as a Christmas gift. I did however pine after it ever since it came out, as I have another fragrance by Katy Perry which I love. Killer Queen! Killer Queen One thing about Katy’s fragrances is the design of her perfume bottles, they are so pretty, they can double as a decoration on your dressing table! The perfume itself is a bit heavy and smells really sweet, more for night time wear. The scent lasts really long. I love that it has notes of Jasime as that is my husband’s favourite flower. This perfume…

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    My favourite fragrances – S by Shakira

    My husband bought me this fragrance gift set. It came with a 50ml eau de toilette spray and a 100ml silky body lotion. S by Shakira S by Shakira I really love the soft, light and exotic scent of this fragrance. It is very feminine and sophisticated, perfect for daytime. I really love anything vanilla, so I think the vanilla base note makes this scent smell even more divine to me. The lotion I received with the fragrance is a nice little bonus, it really makes my skin feel silky soft and makes you feel like you are wrapped up in…

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