Win My Fav Lip Stains

Competition Time – Win My Fav Lip Stains

I am feeling a little generous before going on holiday… What can you win? 2 x lip stains from a leading international brand. That will be posted to you anywhere in South Africa. The more of the Facebook pages you like, Twitter accounts you follow

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4 Star Maldives – my dream holiday

I am so excited about this Maldives holiday that I can barely think anymore. I am imagining blue waters, white beaches and long cocktails in my hand. Everything is now finalised: Flights to & from Singapore/JHB (thank you Singapore Airlines!) Flights to & from Male/Singapore


Motherhood through Surrogacy

This was not the plan. It definitely wasn’t the plan to have to find a stranger to carry my child and to spend 100k just to get to that point. It just wasn’t the plan. If you had met me before I landed in the


Want to know how I ended up with a useless womb and a deep distrust of doctors?

In my 16 months of heartache I have lost much more than my happy self. I have lost some dear friends and written off most of my family. I have lost respect for the medical profession, psychologists and attorneys. Friends Forever Friends are supposed to

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Maldives, I plan, we plan, we pack

Back in 2008 I discovered, the awesomest way to book accommodation. I booked Europe, Ireland and Thailand accommodation through this website and even after shopping around they always have the best prices. This time around I have booked all our Maldives accommodation through


Mimco & Glamour event

Last night my BFF, Ketna, dragged me to the Mimco & Glamour launch event in Sandton (not kicking and screaming I must add). I had a lovely time looking at all the handbags as I never really stop in a shop long enough to look

Dove Hair Oil with Macadamia Nut Oil

Dove Pure Care Dry Oil {Review}

I’m just going to say it like it is, because there is no better way to describe this amazing hair care product from Dove. Last night I tried the Dove Pure Care Dry Oil on my hair for the first time and I have fallen

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Relax in the Waterberg

The first 8 years of my life I spent in the Bosveld, then we moved. It has been some time since I have been back to Lephalale area, 2 years to be exact. This time was maybe not the best of circumstances, but I still

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On the morbid side of life

As I mentioned in my post yesterday I went to visit my gran – and my heart is just broken. My gran is now in her late 70s and moved into an old age home a few years ago. (The place is somewhere between a


Maybe it’s Maybelline – because I wasn’t born with it

I have had many late nights these last few days. Friday I was at the Maybelline birthday party in Sandton. Then wizzed through to Polokwane to visit my sick grannie, stayed with my sister and her very lively kids and was sick as a dog