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

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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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The Liebster Award

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So I was nominated for my first Blogger award! Yes, I am THAT person 😉 I was nominated by the beautiful Meera, who has become a blogger friend over the last couple months (how cool? I have blogger friends now!) This was actually a competition run until December 25th, but I really wanted to do […]

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2017 Year in Review

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2017 was an interesting year. I started and completed my makeup and hairstyling course which is something i REALLY wanted to do. I moved into my own place in January after spending 3 months in and out of my suitcases which was a welcomed relief. I managed multiple jobs to pay for everything and hustled […]

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Blogmas 2017 -Day 9- Festive Makeup Look


Beauty, Life

Welcome back to Blogmas! Makeup is such a passion of mine, hence me having studied it. Today we look at a basic festive makeup look. A red lip always makes everything look so classy. Realistically I won’t wear a red lip at Christmas dinner because it will come off weirdly while you eat and it […]

December 9, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 8- Top 5 Vlogmas Vloggers


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I first got into Blogmas and Vlogmas when I started watching YouTube a couple years ago. Seeing people Vlog about Christmas everyday really gets me in the mood for Christmas! My Top 5 Vloggers are in no particular order but they are: Zoella Tanya Burr Alfie Deyes (Pointless Blog) Sacconne Joly’s  Jessica Braun Let’s face […]

December 8, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 7 – Christmas Wishlist


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My Christmas Wishlist is a bit excessive so I won’t write about everything I want. In all honesty, these are all things I have on different lists and I will probably get them for myself at one time or another! Let me start by saying this, I really am grateful for anything someone gets me. […]

December 7, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 6- Advent Calendar


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This year is the first year I have ever had an Advent Calendar (SAY WHAT?) Yea, in South Africa it has never been big and in America my host family didn’t do Christmas so I didn’t do anything either. I decided this year was the year I did something about that! I didn’t want to […]

December 6, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 5- Sinterklaas


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The Netherlands is a strange and wonderful place. One of the very many traditions that hey have is Sinterklaas. I was very confused and still am quite confused. This is what I know: Sinterklaas is a “Legendary figure based on Saint Nicholas” Basically he came from Spain to the Netherlands with his servants, better known […]

December 5, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 4- The Christmas Tag!


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I saw that Jess Clare is going to be doing the Christmas Tag and I was super interested in it Then Alice mentioned she had already done one so it settled it, I needed to do one. Be sure to check out their Blogs, it would mean a lot to them!! Jess Alice What is […]

December 4, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 3- Favourite Christmas Memories


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Today is all about Christmas memories. Growing up my mom owned family styled bars (basically a restaurant) so we would always have this HUGE Christmas lunch with everyone. It was my mom’s way of saying ‘hey, you have no family? That’s okay, you can be part of ours’ Here are some of my favourite memories […]

December 3, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 2- Lush Haul


Beauty, Life

Welcome to Blogmas Day 2!   This Blogmas has a bunch of ‘Firsts’ It is the first time I have really gotten into the whole Lush Christmas vibe and honestly, I am so damn excited! I didn’t buy much as it’s esspensive and my allergies don’t like me. (YAAAAAAAAY)   First things first: Sugar Plum […]

December 2, 2017

Blogmas 2017 -Day 1- Top 5 Christmas Films


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  Welcome to my first ever BLOGMAS!! This year is the first year that I have decided to take the plunge and really do Blogmas because let’s face it. It’s my most favourite thing to read and Vlogmas are my favourite videos to watch. Let’s actually talk about what we are here for. My Top […]

December 1, 2017

Day Trip to Antwerp, Belgium 2017


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To celebrate my one week in The Netherlands, I thought it would be a great idea to go to a different country! It seems so dramatic but in reality it was like a 45 min train ride. Still pretty cool though but I am still sulking that I didn’t get my passport stamped 🙁 We […]

November 14, 2017