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Weekly Whimps

I have decided to start a new post “Weekly Whimps” to quickly share what I’ve read or seen this week that really captured my attention or what I loved.I tend to take forever to make a collage or dedicate one item for an entire post,so here’s the low down.. 1. I bought the beautiful Kinfolk [...]

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Jeanne Gaigher

This painting  is called The Swamp by Jeanne Gaigher and also my first big art purchase.She is an exciting young artist from Cape Town whose debut solo show Club is currently at Smith Studio.I’ve always admired art but I never attended exhibitions because of the stiff and pretentious environment.I love walking around a gallery when no one else is there [...]

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Gardening with Ruby

This is our vegetable garden.I enjoy showing Ruby where our food comes from and she’s also eager to learn all the names of the herbs and vegetables.Seedling trays are a fun way for kids to take part and understand how seeds grow into plants.The process of nurturing plants teaches important life lessons very directly especially patience.You [...]

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Hand Picked Favourites

1.Weylandts Chair I like the all white but different chair look at the moment especially on a dark cement floor. 2.Weylandts Cushion Also try the indigo pillows from Lim. 3.Plant Holder from Lim Interiors I like the Danish mid-century modern design.Remember to choose your plants well.Some require more water,day light than others.I’ve killed two indoor fig plants because [...]

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Bjorn Borg beach 2015 campaign

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April is Autumn

Just like that it’s Autumn and I can’t believe it’s April already. April is a good month though, the beginning of the year always feels fresh and exciting but I also experience a bit of pressure to do better than the year before,so much so that I forget to just enjoy whatever happens organically.I think [...]

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Aesop – Parsley Seed Range

I switched all of my skincare to Aesop,I’m just extremely happy with this brand and that it looks sexy in my bathroom is an added bonus.This month I’m going to try these products.I always used La Prairie eye cream but because of the ridiculous price tag  I wanted to try another brand. The deodorant is [...]

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Men’s Health November 2014

Photographer: Jonathan Taylor Hair & Make-Up: Jacqui Lupton Fashion Editor: Azeez Jacobs

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Edgars Beauty Nov ’14

Photographer: Betina Du Toit Hair & Make-Up: Nandi Kai

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Womens Health November 2014

Photographer: Jacques Weyers Hair and Make-Up: Shanaz Cola Wrensch Models: Myself and Charissa Du Plessis (both from ICE Models) Fashion Editor: Mari Groenewald  Location: Tintswalo Atlantic. I’ve spent my birthday here two years ago. This place is so beautiful and tranquil,if you don’t want to spend the night, then a romantic dinner is a must!