Low Carb Creamy Avo&Basil Zoodles

This recipe is currently an absolute favourites in my new found low carb life. I’m only  three months into low carb living and honestly, it hasn’t been as hard as I thought it would be. From ucook meals, to pinterest recipes, there are so many delicious meals that i’ve been trying and this is one of … Continue Reading


I am invited to quite a few great events, however very few are quite as beautiful as the recent Trenery Guild event I attended. A lunch that  introduced a collaboration between Trenery and a collection of unique South African creatives – amongst them friends of Sanlam Handmade Contemporary – Marie Auon of Saind D’ici and … Continue Reading

Lamu, Kenya

Pole-Pole ~ slowly slowy,  are the first words that come to mind when describing Lamu and its people.  A slowness and stillness that is not idle, but enchanting in it’s peacefulness. A truly humbling travel experience. Travelling in Africa is one of my current personal goals, so upon a conversation I had with a friend … Continue Reading

Poetry celebrates women.

Poetry invited me to a tasteful morning brunch of overflowing bubbles, cake, conversation and celebration of womenhood hosted by who I like to call the fairy God-mother of fashion, Jackie Burger. She took us through Poetry’s spring collection and gave invaluable tips on how to style these garments. Jackie touched on having a minimal approach … Continue Reading

Make Winter Great Again with Takealot

Winter is coming…When uttered, the words of the Starks, greatest house of Westoros, always cause a chill down my spine. If there is anything to be learnt from the lords of the North, is that you have to be prepared for winter when it hits. With the cold front that has just hit Johannesburg, you … Continue Reading

TFG @HOME, Room Refresh.

I cannot put into words my excitement when finding out I had won a room refresh to the value of R75 000 from TFG online, @home store. At the time, I was bedridden with a terrible chest infection, feeling rather sorry for myself when I received a call that flipped my day on it’s axis. … Continue Reading

A New Addition to my Bedroom | TFG @ HOME

After moving into a new, much bigger place early this year and starting a new (quite demanding) job; I’ve put off buying furniture for a few months now. At the moment, the thought of spending hours in store; only to wait another week or two for delivery; makes my head hurt. But we all know, … Continue Reading

Saturdays in Joburg.

“Running through the six with my woes” is the most apt description of my saturdays spent with my friends, Lulama and Yoliswa. I’m not a huge Drake fan, but what Drake describes as  ‘woes’ calls for a moment : “Woe is my crew. It stands for ‘working on excellence.’ It’s just my whole brand and … Continue Reading


When Nike called me to be part of the women’s campaign which would kick off in 2017, I don’t think I really understood the gravity of the situation at that moment. As the campaign unfolded, and I opened myself up to the challenge of ‘Believing in More’ I started to realise I was part of … Continue Reading

Simple Things

A cup of coffee, a morning kiss on the forehead and the perfect pair of blue jeans. These are some of the small simple things in life that can bring us so much happiness. I really believe that simplicity is the ultimate luxury because “Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; it … Continue Reading

Garden Party

Planning a surprise birthday party for a nosy boyfriend with a tight budget is certainly not for the faint hearted. But where there is a will, there’s a way. With all the secret messages, constant distractions and mysterious trips to stores, I have no idea how I managed to pull it off, but I did … Continue Reading


Sometimes in life you come across really cool people or books that inspire you to just be a better human. If you haven’t heard of Nasty Gal, Sophia Amoruso, or #GIRLBOSS then we actually can’t be friends. (kidding, not kidding). Sophia Amoruso is founder of Nasty Gal, the fastest growing online retailer in America. She … Continue Reading