Earth Expo 2016

Earth Expo intertwines beauty with sustainability


Disclaimer: I was invited to attend the Earth Expo 2016 media and exhibitor launch and received a gift of solar rechargeable candles and an urban growing gift of cherry tomatoes. Sustainability is of growing concern in our time. With an increased awareness of the impact our lifestyles have on our environment comes a growing need for alternative choices. I have been bubbling with…

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{Giveaway} The Bratz are back in town!


{Disclaimer: I received a #BratzInSA Jade Sleepover Party doll to review. All opinions are my own.} Today is Amelie’s third birthday, I can hardly believe that my little baby is getting so big! She is such a fun, vibrant and happy spirit who melts my heart daily with her spontaneous “I lub you Mama”s, unexpected kisses and “come dance with…

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SA mom blogs relaunch


When I heard about the SA Mom Blogs relaunch event last month I knew I just had to go. I haven’t been blogging as much as I would like to and have missed out on some of the previous events, which always end up being a whole lot of fun. Most importantly it is really motivating to hang out with…

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The no poo challenge


I had been blissfully washing my hair with baking soda (or bicarbonate of soda) and apple cider vinegar for 3 months when I came upon Carry Berry’s post in my Facebook feed. I am always up for a challenge, and even though I had already started my no poo adventure, at least I could provide some encouragement for the other…

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I ditched shampoo and I liked it


I first heard of the “no poo” (hair care where commercial shampoo and conditioner are ditched in favour of more natural alternatives) phenomenon when my friend Gina wrote about it. I was intrigued, but not yet ready to take the plunge myself. In the middle of this year, as we reached the last of our shampoo a little too far…

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