Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For the pre-schooler who loves to write their name on everything!

Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For the pre-schooler who loves to write their name on everything!

The other day, while doing a spot of cleaning and wiping down the windows and window sills, I noticed that Beanie has scrawled his name ALL over the window sill ledge. This is not the…

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Your summer suncare sorted with Cetaphil & A GIVEAWAY

Your summer suncare sorted with Cetaphil & A GIVEAWAY

Since moving to Greyton, we’ve been spending a lot of time outdoors. Whether it’s a quick stroll to drop Beanie off at school, a morning cycle around the village, a lunchtime picnic in our garden,…

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Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | Something truly special for your mom

Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | Something truly special for your mom

These gorgeous, one-of-a-kind pieces would go down equally well with your sister or a close friend, but given my mom’s personal love for jewellery, I know she’d go absolutely mad for a bracelet or a…

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Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For your stylish friend who’s all about supporting local

Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For your stylish friend who’s all about supporting local

I’ve always been a fan of really big, really over-sized handbags. My theory? The more you can fit into your handbag, the better. Sadly, this isn’t always the best option for my back or my…

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Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For the brother whose socks you keep stealing (and forgetting to give back)

Christmas Gift Guide 2018 | For the brother whose socks you keep stealing (and forgetting to give back)

Yup. This headline is totally biographical. In fact, most of the socks I own actually belong to my brother (what can I say? My feet always get cold when I visit him). That’s why I…

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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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