• 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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  • Lifestyle

    A re-brand and Inspiration

    Recently, without making an announcement I re-branded my entire online presence. I decided it was time for a change. I …

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  • Lifestyle

    Birthday Wishlist 2019 { Beauty & Lifestyle and a Gin List! }

    This year has flown past and we’re already past the halfway mark of the year. Which also means that …

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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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    911 Lip Rescue

    I have a big problem with dry and chapped lips, whether it be summer or winter my lips are always hurting. I recently read online of how you can take better care of your dry lips.  I tried the suggestion they had and it worked so now I am going to share it with you. 911 Lip Rescue 911 Lip Rescue So this is what you have to do. Exfoliate! Yes, I know, to some of you this might sound painful, it did to me at first but then I tried it.  The trick is not to use a hard scrub…

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    From grey to silver – Natur Vital Silver Shampoo

    I have been using this shampoo on my grandmother’s hair for a while. She turns 88 this year and I wash and blow dry her hair for her. I noticed a while back some yellow in her hair and found this shampoo at Dischem. Natur Vital Silver Shampoo Natur Vital Silver Shampoo Don’t be alarmed with the 1st use, it’s very purple! It also doesn’t foam a lot like other shampoos. It works really well, eliminating almost all the yellow and it leaves her hair soft and nourished with a lovely silver shine. Price 5/5 Quality 5/5 Effectiveness 4/5 Pink Rating…

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