Best underrated South African musicians right now

Life

Is this a post that is completely biased just because some of these people are my friends? Probably. Do I think their music is actually pretty amazing and deserve more recognition? Hell to the yes. Jade AUX– Jade is a sweet Durban girl who has been taking the music scene by storm in Durbs. She […]

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Frolicking in the Tulip Fields

Life

If you ever visit The Netherlands or know anything about them you know that their national flower is the tulip and during spring all you ever see is tulips everywhere. It’s honestly crazy! In 2017 an estimated 2 billion Tulips were grown in the Netherlands alone. That’s a lot of flowers!! To be honest though- […]

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AuPairs Reunion 

Life

September 2014- The day I finally met Vanessa. We got into contact a couple months before on instagram as we were going to the same aupair training. We chatted for a long while before we realised that we would be living one road from each other and our future host kids were actually friends! How […]

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Favourite Neflix shows right now

Life

Everyone loves a little Netflix right? Well I do and I have been loving some really strange and funny shows right now. I never really watch a show other than to be entertained as I feel like there is enough drama in the world and I would much rather watch something that doesn’t require much […]

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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

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

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

Catrice: Haul & Review


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Primer: The primer is a colour correcting primer. I have really red skin and I never have a colour correcting primer as being a makeup artist, you should cater to everyone so a coloured primer would never work. It is a moisturising primer that isn’t pore filling but it really is amazing. You kinda look […]

March 15, 2018

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 […]

March 4, 2018

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 […]

March 1, 2018

Versatile Blogger Award


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Guuuys, I was nominated for ANOTHER blogger award. I feel so special, but also. How? I love writing and I love sharing, I guess people see that. I was nominated by the lovely Lena Dee, who is such a beautiful soul. She was nominated and thought, ‘Hey, I should tag Michelle’ which is cool so […]

February 27, 2018

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 […]

February 13, 2018

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 […]

January 19, 2018

Cranberry Bread Recipe


recipes

I originally got this recipe from AllRecipe but I have since changed some of the ingredients and measurements to suit my liking.   Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1/4 – 1/2  cup sugar (I try and not use too much sugar) 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 baking soda 1,5 cups of chopped […]

January 9, 2018