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Online Honesty – Part 2

A few months ago I shared a post entitled Online Honesty Part 1 where I spoke about some online truths that I have encountered personally for myself or have observed in general. As the year has swiftly passed by I have found myself once again facing more online truths – insert Online Honesty – Part 2. 1 . ONLINE AFFIRMATION Repeat after me :  “We can’t find our confidence and sense of self worth and self esteem via online affirmation”. Online affirmation being : new followers, constant comments from followers or readers, through… Read More

Darling Jane | Beauty Review

In my previous beauty post I shared with all of you how I am on this journey of slowly down the aging process as best as possible. Yes, age is inevitable, we all know that. But what we tend to forget is that we too have a part to play when it comes to looking after our skin and bodies from eating healthier, exercising more often, and investing in great skin care regimes. In the last post I spoke about how I discovered The Body Shop’s “Drops of Youth” skin… Read More

The unraveling with anxiety and depression

I could feel that I was slowly but surely falling apart. I had no inner strength or energy to even try and pretend to hold myself together. Everything felt heavy, and I felt weak. I could no longer hold back the tears that poured from a very broken place. I couldn’t even string proper sentences together or verbalize what I was feeling. I suppose because I had no idea what exactly was happening. I was unraveling, and I could no longer fight it. I bent with it and lay in… Read More

Drops of Youth | The Body Shop

I am on a quest, a quest that involves reversing time without using a time machine. A quest that not even Indiana Jones could possibly fathom or truly solve. The quest of slowing down (as much as possible) the aging process (insert mad laughter) My skin has taken a major backseat this year, as I have neglected it and now as Winter draws to a close I can see how damaged, dehydrated and wrinkle induced it has become. Yes, we all know that we need to eat healthy, drink plenty… Read More

Whatever it takes | #CarseatFullstop

Parenting is full on, let’s just be real, and let’s just be honest. Some days make sense whilst other days feel like a total blur. Therefore, we as parents try our best to sneak in those “short cuts”. You know those little things we do or say in order to survive being sucked into the parenting vortex. SHORT CUT LIVING Short cuts could range from small innocent things through to more potentially serious things :  1 ) Giving into your child’s tantrum by giving them what they want , because… Read More