Monthly Archives: October 2012

News from Crabtree & Evelyn…

When I first heard that the Crabtree & Evelyn store in Hyde Park was revamping, I couldn’t quite imagine why. I thought the store looked just fine (trust me, I’ve spent enough time in there to know!). And instead of shutting shop … Continue reading

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Married 1 year today!

I can’t believe I’m married a year today! That time’s flown might be a cliché but it’s also a total understatement. I planned & managed our wedding entirely from Jozi, with about 4 trips to Cape Town over the 6 months it took … Continue reading

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More curls… in Dubai

Still on a high from the gorgeous curls I spotted in Istanbul, I decided to keep snapping as we made out way home via Dubai. Elmira is from Uzbekistan. What I wouldn’t do for that length!!! Meet cute Sam from Ethiopia – … Continue reading

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24 hours in Dubai

Should we, shouldn’t we – that was the debate when we made our travel plans to Istanbul, unsure whether we should do a quick stop over in Dubai. I’d been before, though it was more than 7 years ago & since … Continue reading

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The World’s best coffee…

That’s the tagline of Cramers Coffee that first caught my eye when I passed by them – a tough one to ignore when you’re married to a caffeine addict! I’ve already raved about how much we love living in the … Continue reading

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Çemberlitas Bath – our Turkish spa experience

On our last day in Istanbul, with the heavy realisation that our vacation was coming to an end, we planned to take it super easy & saved this day to be spent at a hamaam, a Turkish bath.  We went … Continue reading

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Pyramid Day Spa Competition – and the winner is…

Thanks to everyone who entered to win a day at Pyramid Day Spa – I loved reading each & every one of your comments & tweets. I always feel strangely sad when a competition closes because I wish I had a prize for everyone since I choose … Continue reading

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Kiehl’s – now available all over SA…

Kiehl’s has taken the SA beauty scene by storm just a few weeks ago & if you still don’t know them you are more than missing out. Make your way down to Edgars Sandton City & load up on some samples … Continue reading

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My 1st mammogram – a mixed bag…

Going for a mammogram is something I’ve been meaning to do for at least the last 5/6 years but that age-old excuse always kicked in – no time. Whenever I’d think about booking one I honestly didn’t know where to … Continue reading

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Lynelle Kenned’s hair secrets – spilled!

I’m so excited to share this interview I did with Lynelle Kenned. She immediately caught my eye on the reality show My Top Billing Dream – I mean how could you not notice those curls! I thought it was probably … Continue reading

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