Polaroid Snaps: Four Month Update

Life, travels

I have been in Holland for 4 months already! How crazy is that? Here are a few highlights that I have snapped with my Polaroid. They are all light-hearted and surface level. If you would like to hear more about a specific event or how I am settling into a country where I don’t actually […]

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Remembering My Tannie

Life

For those who have been part of my life for a while now, know my mom passed away from the dreaded C word. Cancer. Cancer is something that runs through my family and it is horrible. Not something that anyone ever strives to have in their family genes. My aunt, although not blood related, also […]

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Harry Potter Tag

Life

I have become very obsessed with Harry Potter really quickly. I was nominated by a lovely lady which I now can’t find 🙁 so if you nominated me, please let me know!! Here are my answers!! What house are you in? Gryffindor. I thought I would be in Ravenclaw but who knew! What is your […]

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23 Things I learnt by 23

Life

OMG! It’s my birthday! Don’t look at me, I’m old 🙁 Okay, so here are 23 things I learnt by 23. I learnt that being able to be by yourself is the sign of maturity I learnt that people do some crazy things with their eyebrows I learnt to stand up for myself I learnt […]

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Blogger Make Up Swap


Beauty

Recently I was given the chance to be part of a really cool makeup swap with some great bloggers. It is all anonymous and really fun. Basically what you had to do was buy some makeup products based on the blogger you were given within a set budget and ship it off. What I liked […]

April 17, 2018

Butternut & Sweet Potato Soup


recipes

I don’t write recipes the normal way, I just add everything together and then bam, we have food. That’s just the way I was brought up. My mom would always just ‘gooi alles together’ (throw everything together) and then you’re good. I do like the soup and I have been making it for a while. […]

April 12, 2018

AuPair in America Series: 4- Cost


AuPair Life

Today we talk about the costs involved in the WHOLE process. What got to me about the whole application process is that the agency did NOT tell me about. They made it simple. All you pay is: program fee; admin fee and visa fee then everything is done. Right?? NOPE That’s the thing, they never […]

April 8, 2018

Rituals: The ins and the outs


reviews

Anyone who lives in Europe should know about Rituals. It is a great brand that go its inspiration from the traditions of the Asian Cultures. They have various products for both your home and body that are beyond luxurious, yet quite affordable. They have various scents with colour palettes that always make you smile and […]

April 5, 2018

AuPair in America Series: 3- Application


AuPair Life

Hey everyone and welcome back! Today we will be talking about the actual application of AuPairing. I will just be discussing the application specific to AuPair in America as I have recently completed my second time application. I will also be giving you some tips and tricks when it comes to specific things. Your application […]

April 1, 2018

Brow vs Brow


reviews

It’s no surprise that drugstore brands always try and dupe other high end products. There was a huge hype when the ‘Gimme Brow’ by Benefit came out. I am not sure if it was the first pigmented brow gel but it certainly is not the last. After that, Essence came out with a dupe called […]

March 29, 2018

AuPair in America Series: 2- Agencies


AuPair Life

Today we talk about agencies. There are roughly 11 legal AuPair agencies in the world. I will obviously only talk about the ones I have had experience with (yes, there will multiple) and who I recommend. Here are some I know about AuPair in America Culture Care AuPair Care Easy AuPair AuPair International Inter-exchange In […]

March 25, 2018

M&M Sugar Cookies


recipes

This is a recipe that my host kids absolutely love. It’s a simple recipe that I took and tweaked it to be my own. People who know me, know I hardly put any sugar in my cookies. I also don’t often eat cookies so when I do, you best know I will make some good […]

March 22, 2018