"You're so lucky!" I'm sure that we're all guilty of saying it and without a doubt, I know that in the past, I've said it too, but honestly, I hate the phrase. Lately, I've been ticking off a bunch of adult milestones. These are usually mundane things...

Buying a car seat is the first step in ensuring your child’s safety, but just having one isn’t enough. It’s important to also know exactly how to use it and what mistakes you should be avoiding. Even though Axl is almost 4 years old, I...

So, a couple weeks ago, I saw a poster for the DinosAlive exhibition, that is making its way to Port Elizabeth. Being a dino-loving family, I was dead set on taking my boys, so you best know that when the organizers contacted me to attend...

As we go from winter to summer, it’s quite common to experience dry and tired skin. A good way to combat this is by adding a boost of Vitamin C with Vichy’s LiftActiv Vitamin C Brightening Skin Corrector. With 15% pure Vitamin C, Vichy’s LiftActiv Brightening...

For months, I have been speaking about the often-unheard-of “step zero” in my skincare routine, from Dermalogica. Their Precleanse was one of the first products that made me realize just how different and innovative their approach to skincare is, and it still remains as one...

For new moms, the decision of which brand to use on their babies shouldn’t be that difficult, but truth is, it is! There are so many brands that litter our shelves each promising to be the best choice for your baby’s skin and while I...

Having dry skin, I try to avoid matte foundations as they seem to cling to every dry patch and look sort of cakey by the end of the day. That being said, I have been loving the look of fresh dewy skin and thought that...

Who doesn’t love coffee? Well, I can confidently say that I love coffee more than most, so much so that I would roll in it if I could. From the aroma to the way it re-energizes me after a late night of work, coffee is...

When I was a little girl, I remember visiting my godmother and seeing her perfume stand that stood on the top of her chest of drawers. I was mesmerized by each bottle; so unique from each other, so elegant and beautiful. Since then, I have...

For the last year or so, I have been stalking Makeup Shack who is an online reseller for international brands that we don’t get here in South Africa. I had originally come across their store when I was looking to buy ELF locally but was...

A lot of people chase that nostalgic feeling. Whether it be through childhood toys or certain shows. My Little Pony is one of those brands that make us think fondly of our childhood. At its core, the new generation My Little Pony, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic,...

With so many affordable beauty sponges available it’s hard to decide which to choose, especially as you can’t really tell how it is going to perform when applying your makeup. So, when Kangol’s new Blend Beauty sponge landed on my beauty desk, I was a...

Years ago, when I first started my blog, I remember receiving a 7-day sample of the Clarins Double Serum and being impressed at how it transformed my dull skin in such a short time. Now, years later, Clarins has launched the 8th generation of their...

Just after giving birth, I received a press drop from Style Secret and had a giggle at their well-timed gift. As a new mom, there’s no denying that certain things get put on the back burner especially during the first few months when you are...

I am always astounded by the amount of mom-shaming that takes place on the internet. When did it become okay to type mean comments, calling a mom incompetent over something as trivial as going out on a date soon after having a baby, or saying...