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My DIY natural beauty secret


Hey everyone! I just wanted to say a quick “Hi!”, because I have been working so hard on my blog’s look and feel and branding… DIY designing a header and logo and learning so much about how to design, and use the right fonts, colours, etc. And although I have been busy with my blog, I haven’t been blogging all…

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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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After SweepSouth

SweepSouth gave me 4 hours free


Disclaimer: I won 4 hours of cleaning from SweepSouth through Tums 2 Tots. If you use the link below or my code IE6BLN when booking with SweepSouth you will receive R100 off your first clean and I will receive a Takealot voucher – WIN WIN I entered the Tums 2 Tots SweepSouth competition on a whim – we had just…

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DIY natural household cleaner


What do you get when you soak citrus peels in vinegar? A very potent natural household cleaner! I have been dabbling with various DIY natural body and household products for a while now, making our home a healthier, less chemical-laden environment. Most of what I have tried involves just plain bicarbonate of soda or vinegar, so I have been itching…

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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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Getting fit and fabulous


I have been in a bit of a healthy living & fitness drive lately. It mostly started when I suddenly and inexplicably put on all the weight I (suddenly & inexplicably) lost when Amélie was about 9 months old. Ok, maybe it wasn’t so sudden nor explicable the second time around. I made unhealthy food choices. There, I said it. So…

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No poo: Aloe vera, honey and a haircut


The long-awaited day finally arrived – haircut day! If you’re wondering about my excitement about getting my hair cut, I’ll provide a little context. When I was a high-heeled career woman, way before children, I would get my hair done at a salon approximately every 2 or 3 months – wash, cut and blow. It was a real treat I…

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No poo: Water only


I finally caved in… I couldn’t take the grimy feeling of my roots and decided to simply rinse my hair in the shower. A day before I am planning on washing it, but I don’t care! It feels much much better. I still have the dry dry lengths, but I’m hoping that the honey wash tomorrow will make a difference.…

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