Posts in Lifestyle

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

Homie Designer Decor

How we choose to decorate our homes becomes an extension of who we are. Whether we are intentional about decorative details or not, it some how reflects our lifestyle , interests and personalities. Some people love minimal clean lines , some love to have a quirky mix – match of decor bits, where as others  may love classical and extravagant decorative elements within a home. ” Your home should tell the story of who you are, and be a collection of what you love.” –  Nate Berkus I discovered Homie… Read More

Online honesty | Part 1

When we choose to be part of an online community from: blogging, social media, through to joining Facebook groups, we choose to influence others with our thoughts, opinions, and life stories. Through the online interaction we soon start to realize that being online isn’t always fun or as engaging as we would like it to be. In fact we sober up very quickly when we soon note a few cold hard truths when it comes to being online. I have decided to turn this into a mini series on the… Read More

Blogging friendly

I have read quite a few amazing posts written by other bloggers on; blogging community , social engaging with readers and fellow bloggers, through to the commenting and sharing of one another’s posts. Most of these bloggers are established bloggers, and started blogging before blogging became the norm as we know it. In their posts they talk about how the world of blogging was relatively small back then, and each blogger got to know one another personally through constant online interaction. They even went on to say how they were… Read More