Do you ever feel like you need a break from it all? Perhaps you long for a holiday in the countryside where the air is clean, there’s no noise and you are surrounded by scenic views? Contrary to popular belief, Winter is the ideal time to drive out of Cape Town and spoil yourself (and your family) with a well-deserved holiday. Especially, when there are so many special offers to take advantage of. My sister and I visited Blue Gum country estate to immerse ourselves in the land and scenery

Hello, lovelies! I’m counting down the days to my birthday next week and thought I’d share pictures from my party last year. A Pink Themed Birthday Party Everything from my dress, flower crown, and birthday cake was pink. Unfortunately, I was too busy on the day and did not have time to take lots of pictures. Literally, 1 minute before everyone sat down, I ran around the table and snapped a few shots. The Vision I had envisioned a table with different shades of pink and wanted to serve my guests

Nestled between Table Mountain National Park and the Constaniaberg, lies Constantia – a tranquil and green area ideal for wine-lovers and hiking enthusiasts. When AfriStay sent me a voucher to book accommodation via their website. I knew exactly where I wanted to stay, in Constantia close to the vineyards. AfriStay (previously known as Accommodation Direct) is one of South Africa’s largest accommodation sites, with over 22 000 listings across Southern Africa. Founded in 2006, by local entrepreneurs Oliver Bryant and Ric Meulemans. AfriStay quickly grew to become one of South

Getting a good night’s rest can be a battle, especially when I have my mobile device right by side. We live in a world where we can access information instantly, at any time of the day/night. The challenge is learning to switch off (both literally and figuratively) especially before bedtime and allowing yourself to disconnect. Dermalogica recently revealed a shocking statistic: 45% of the world’s population suffers from insomnia. A good night’s rest is beneficial for your body, your mind and especially your skin. You can instantly see when my

You’ve asked for it Cape Town and it’s finally here, the ‘Uber of volunteering’ has arrived in the Mother City. MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and Better SA is an initiative that aims to boost volunteerism across Cape Town communities with an innovative hop-on hop-off mini-bus service and meaningful volunteer experiences. They provide the transport and resources, all you have to do is show up. I recently partook in this amazing initiative with a group of bloggers and influences from Cape Town. We met at Mupine Golf Club in Pinelands, one of

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