INSPO | Dreaming of summer with the new Old Khaki SS19 Collection

INSPO | Dreaming of summer with the new Old Khaki SS19 Collection

I’ve been poring over images of the new Old Khaki SS19 Collection all morning, and I’ve already got my summer capsule wardrobe all planned out! The chilled-out, vintage LA vibe perfectly encapsulates that relaxed summer mood, whether you’re spending time on the beach, at a braai, or on a road trip with your family.

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For the stylish mama and her babes… matching jammies from Anna-Louise Sleepwear

For the stylish mama and her babes… matching jammies from Anna-Louise Sleepwear

Is there anything more special than a matching set of pjs for the whole family? I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect pair of comfy – but stylish – jammies for both Beanie and…

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Winter Wanderings

Winter Wanderings

The past few weeks have been an absolute blur as we prepare for our move to Johannesburg later this month. We’ve spent most of our time packing up our home (and doing a major decluttering…

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The perfect Mother’s Day gift (or birthday gift… or Christmas gift, for that matter!)

The perfect Mother’s Day gift (or birthday gift… or Christmas gift, for that matter!)

After a ridiculously busy Saturday (think one event, two baby showers, and a 40th birthday party), I was more than ready for a slow and simple day yesterday. To tell you the truth, I would’ve…

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Last-minute ‘mini adventures’ in and around our ‘hood

Last-minute ‘mini adventures’ in and around our ‘hood

Not a day goes by that I don’t thank my lucky stars that we ended up living in the beautiful Cape Winelands. When we first decided to move out to Somerset West, I honestly wasn’t…

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Bean the Jewellery Designer: My most treasured necklace from Janine Binneman Jewellery Design

Bean the Jewellery Designer: My most treasured necklace from Janine Binneman Jewellery Design

I’ve never been big on wearing jewellery, preferring simpler, more meaningful pieces over big, bold statement pieces, so when I first spotted local jeweller, Janine Binneman Jewellery Design’s stunning kids’ drawings jewellery pieces, I knew…

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Boys will be boys: Adventures with my three-year-old

Boys will be boys: Adventures with my three-year-old

When I first fell pregnant, I was certain I was going to have a girl. I mean, it was obvious: I have four younger brothers and four male cousins (with just two female cousins), so I’ve…

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How I organised my wardrobe using the KonMari Method

How I organised my wardrobe using the KonMari Method

Those who know me well will know that there’s nothing I love more than a good decluttering session. From my book shelves and my magazine stash to my beauty cupboards and my wardrobe, I’m constantly…

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Update your winter wardrobe on a budget

Update your winter wardrobe on a budget

I’ve really been trying to embrace minimalism in recent months, which meant that I did a massive wardrobe cull a few weeks ago – and I got rid of quite a few items from my…

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Whoever said dressing little boys wasn’t fun?

Whoever said dressing little boys wasn’t fun?

Back when I was pregnant with Beanie four years ago, I remember feeling so disappointed at the lack of stylish baby boy clothing in SA. Fast forward to today, and it’s a whole different ball…

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