PPSA Nail Challenge – Dark & Vampy

It’s nearing the end of the Polished Pretties South Africa nail challenge and I’m nogals bummed!  One of this weeks prompts are “dark and vampy” and I knew that I wanted to try something new, but not too difficult that it would… Continue Reading

Things we lost in the fire: Are your kids emotionally aware?

I recently spoke to a man who had lost 2 children in a fire that ate up his home and all his possessions. I remember meeting him a few years ago right after the fire had occurred. I was working in… Continue Reading

PPSA Nail Challenge – Your favourite villain

So this weeks 2nd nail challenge is “your favourite villain” – one that I was planning to avoid because, well, I don’t have a favourite villain per say and it just seemed too tricky for an amateur such as me. … Continue Reading

PPSA Nail Challenge – Go Wild With Dots

This weeks Polished Pretties South Africa nail art challenge is nogals one of my faves!  The first prompt is “go wild with dots” and the 2nd is “your favorite villain”.  I attempted the dots one and saw really rad stuff… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Worship Mob – Carry the Fire {And Giveaway!}

Photo: Christian Music Review Org When I first heard the name “Worship Mob”, I felt an immediate intrigue and was extremely keen to hear the sound of this oddly named band. I’ll be honest; the words “worship mob” incite images… Continue Reading

Happy Fathers Day, okay now here, eat my home made tart {recipe included}

To the dad in our house, from the kiddos (but mom made the card) For Fathers Day this year, my dearly beloved family decided to have a Sunday lunch. It’s one of those kindsa lunches where everyone comes (I’m talking… Continue Reading

PPSA Nail Challenge – Traffic

So the prompts for this weeks  Polished Pretties South Africa Nail Challenge are “purple” and “traffic”. I attempted the purple one earlier this week because, well, it felt easy enough with my minimal nail art experience. It turned out okay and motivated… Continue Reading

Life with sons: starting a band, baby…

Our kids are weird. I say this with all the love in the world. These boys (aged 10 and 13) literally sit and sing together, while playing XBox. And I’m not saying this because they have amazing, Luciano Pavarotti voices. Nope,… Continue Reading

Feature Friday: Mvokazi Mjayezi-Ncede

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 you… Continue Reading

I won! And so can you!

Yay!What a glorrrrrious Thursday! I visited Pretty Messy Melons Facebook page the other day and noticed that she is running a couple of crazy giveaways, which I, duhh, had to enter 🙂 And then…. dum dum dahhhh!!!!! I won 🙂Yay!… Continue Reading