How I’m Embracing Hygge in my Home

How I’m Embracing Hygge in my Home

Although summer has it’s perks, I’ve always been a big fan of winter – for numerous reasons. I love wrapping myself up in a blanket and cosying up on the couch with a big cup…

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Enjo Nature Farm – a little slice of paradise in the Cederberg

Enjo Nature Farm – a little slice of paradise in the Cederberg

We’re officially at the halfway mark of 2017, which is usually when I start to think back to January and to all the hopes and plans I had in mind for the new year. One…

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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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10 little things that make me happy (plus Elizabeth Arden White Tea review)

10 little things that make me happy (plus Elizabeth Arden White Tea review)

It may only be Wednesday, but it’s been a long, long week and I, for one, am pretty thrilled that we have a long weekend coming up. Don’t get me wrong – it’s been a…

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The ultimate spa break: The Garden Spa at Babylonstoren

The ultimate spa break: The Garden Spa at Babylonstoren

After a pretty trying year last year, I was convinced that I’d left all the bad vibes back in 2016, but February proved to be a tough month – it left me feeling frazzled, a…

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One Little Word: Play

One Little Word: Play

For the past three years, I’ve adopted a ‘word of the year’, to set the tone for each coming year and to encapsulate my goals and intentions for each year in one little word. I…

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It’s nearly Christmas!

It’s nearly Christmas!

Christmas is upon us! I can’t believe we’re just two days away from Christmas – it seems like just yesterday that we hauled out the Christmas tree and set about decorating it, as we usually…

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Learning to go with the flow

Learning to go with the flow

Imagine this: one blissful hour stretching before you…¬†your child is taking a nap, your husband is at work, each item on your to-do list is ticked off, the dishes are done and you have nothing…

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Tired of feeling tired

Tired of feeling tired

Do you ever get to the end of the day and find yourself battling to switch off because you feel as though you haven’t done enough? Achieved enough? Haven’t managed to tick off all the…

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Weekend Wanderings #1 | A mini roadtrip in the Ford Fusion

Weekend Wanderings #1 | A mini roadtrip in the Ford Fusion

One of our favourite things to do as a family is to get up super-early on a Saturday morning, pack a picnic basket and our gas burner, stop at our nearest Vida and grab some…

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