In case you haven't heard, Christmas season has arrived and what better way to do your shopping than from the comfort of your phone. Yep! Spree has launched their own app and it's simple, efficient and to put it simply - brilliant! Admittedly, online shopping never...

The Port Elizabeth Opera House has just been renovated and they're celebrating by kicking off the summer with 2 two of the world’s biggest tribute shows. I am beyond excited to share the news but even more so, to see the incredible talents that will...

Sjoe, this little blog was pretty busy last week and then I just went radio silent (I will get to that later). I am not going to lie, the last 3 weeks have probably been my most productive in a while. It has been a long time...

Before we became parents, Darren and I could very easily spend a weekend binge watching series but I guess too many of those weekends spent in bed watching series, got us a baby and now we can only dream of such weekends. ;) With each passing...

My blog has afforded me some really great opportunities but one that truly stands out and makes me feel so proud to be part of, is the Kellogg's Breakfast for Better Days initiative which has encouraged me not only to give back but to be the...

At some time or another, I believe that all children go through a stage of being a picky eater. If mealtimes are stressful and are usually accompanied by tantrums and puddles of tears, then read a little further on as I explore more about picky...

These days, it feels like everyone has depression and I almost feel like it's a cliche saying that I struggle with it. When I was 15, I started seeing my 3rd psychologist with great hesitancy, who diagnosed me with depression. My mom had decided that...

  Twas the 5 days before my birthday and this year 'round I decided that I would not let the usual birthday-blues get me down. I usually fall into this sad trap of getting really heartbroken over silly things like missed opportunities and the things that...

For as long as I can remember my mom has dieted, so much so that we have an ongoing joke that there isn't a diet she hasn't tried. From cabbage soup, Kelloggs All Bran, Grapefruit four times a day, prescription diet pills, gelatin and now...

When I was a little girl, I suffered from really bad eczema on the inside of my elbows and would often have bad sores due to an allergy to dust mites and mosquitoes. We tried just about everything from cortisone to natural remedies, to moving...

It is no secret as to how much I love my job. For those who don't already know, I work as a virtual assistant for an events company that specializes in video game parties. Basically, I help in the daily operations of 2 companies. The one...

As some of you may know, a few months ago we moved from the farm back into town. For the last few months, our new home has been a war zone with renovations which included new flooring right through the house and an entirely new...