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For the love of Lana: New album out end of August

I’ve been so nervous to sit down and write about Lana Del Rey. I’ve loved her music during sad times, during happy times, while in a partying mood, while getting dressed in the mornings… And…

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Trust your gut… a life saving lesson for girls

During a recent trip to work, I listened to a very interesting episode of Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations podcast. My decision to listen to this particular episode was merely based on its name… “Best Lifesaving…

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To all the art I loved before

Ek is ‘n groot aanhanger van liefdesbriewe. Maar nie die tipe soos “To All The Boys I Loved Before” nie. Nee. Eerder iets meer soos “To All The Art I Loved Before”. Die kunste is…

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Things that I have learned from other women

When starting to think a bit about what it means to be a woman, my thoughts started going in all directions. And settled on the limitations imposed on us by society; what we are supposed…

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Spring bucket list: Head to an Open Gardens event near you

I can very confidently say that I do not have green fingers. I literally struggle to keep succulents alive! That does not mean, however, that I do not enjoy gardens! One of my very first…

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Get ready for Franschhoek Uncorked 2019

Head off to the picturesque Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of 14 and 15 September for this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival. Explore one of South Africa’s premier wine destinations, while uncovering a fine selection…

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What does Monica Lewinsky, American Crime Story and cyber-bullying have in common?

If you’ve lost track of Monica Lewinsky over the years, or if you are reading this thinking ‘who is Monica Lewinsky again?’ you definitely need to be reading this. Recently, it was announced that she…

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Wat Johnny Clegg my geleer het

Ek het die voorreg gehad om die wit Zoeloe in aksie te sien by Oppikoppi in 2015. Oppikoppi is ‘n hoogtepunt in my lewe, maar daardie spesifieke vertoning sal my altyd bybly. Ek het nooit…

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We took a girl’s day and went for OTT facials at the Laser Beautique!

When presented with the opportunity to try out some really cool, kinda weird facials at the Laser Beautique, Marié and I simply could not say no. We stepped out of the office for a breath…

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Finally, a foundation that doesn’t transfer!

Finally, a foundation that doesn’t transfer! I love foundation. I love the fact that a quick touch-up can give me flawless skin and a glowing appearance. I hate the fact that foundation tends to transfer…

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