Maternity photography: how to keep it classy

Do preggy photo shoots make you cringe? Well, they don’t have to! In fact, there are really stunning maternity photography ideas online. Okay, okay, I’ll admit, while prepping for my maternity shoot, I found some that literally hurt my eyeballs. But… Continue Reading

Mom: The Collectors Edition

My hubstopher posted this on Instagram the other day and I found it quite amusing:   He just cannot understand why any person (in their sane minds) would want to collect a whole bunch of empty formula tins.  I, on… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Bethel – We will not be shaken

Photo: Bethel Music This week I am sharing my take on the Bethel Music album, We will not be shaken. The 11 track CD includes a DVD showcasing the video recording of the album, taken on top of a mountain north… Continue Reading

Feature Friday: Yours truly

On Feature Friday I feature people, products or just random things that I think are pretty cool. My aim is to leave you a little bit more enlightened and inspired! And hey, I’m open to new things, so please hollar at me, if… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Fred Hammond – I will trust

Photo: Rejoice Magazine I love that music is malleable and that we are able to reinvent styles and genres and introduce sounds that may never have been recorded in a song before. It’s exciting when musicians take risks musically, especially… Continue Reading

Our mamas&babas social&share 1st meet

This Saturday saw the start of our baby group social club, as 5 mommy’s (including me) got together to talk about mommy stuff and basically just chill it out (as best as you can with a 6 month old hanging… Continue Reading

Feature Friday: JustEllaBella

On Feature Friday I feature people, products or just random things that I think are pretty cool. My aim is to leave you a little bit more enlightened and inspired! And hey, I’m open to new things, so please hollar at me,… Continue Reading

It’s hard work to stay offended

During the years I’ve worked on developing an immunization towards offence. I’d like to think that I am working towards not TAKING offence.  After all, offence is TAKEN and not given.  I mean, life is so short and precious (and… Continue Reading

Music Monday: The Arrows – Make Believe

Photo: New Release Tuesday I can’t help but be extremely proud of duo, The Arrows, when I hear one of their tracks on the radio, feeling especially chuffed at being a girl and South African and a Christian all at… Continue Reading

Allow me to explain my selfie

Ever scroll through Facebook and stop to gawk (in awe and amazement) at the beautiful and sometimes creative selfies our young people post? Oh good, it’s not just me then! I mean, how the diggens do they do it? The… Continue Reading