Food, Local Businesses

The Part-Time Vegan

Our friend that currently lives with us is a vegan and I have always been interested to see what she comes up with for her meals.  She has even allowed me to sample some of these (yum!) & I think is secretly converting my dogs into vegans too as they sample everything on her plate… Continue reading The Part-Time Vegan

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Local Businesses, Skincare & Make-Up

Makeup by Ryno

Having this extra time to recover from my transplant has allowed me to discover myself once more, as well as what I am really passionate about.  And I realised how much I absolutely ADORE makeup & how much I miss doing my makeup, as well as others.  I have been out of this realm for… Continue reading Makeup by Ryno

Treatments

Rare Disease Day 2019

Being a #RareWarrior means that today is one of the most important days of the year.  As you can tell by the title, it is International Rare Disease Awareness Day.  Being part of Rare Diseases SA means that I get to see behind-the-scenes & I am constantly in awe of just how much this organisation… Continue reading Rare Disease Day 2019

Local Businesses

Mox & Louise

You guys!  I have been so flipping excited about doing this blog post, as these are the most gorgeous unique dolls that are created by Igna.  Every time I see another one of her posts showing her latest designs brought to life.  The thing I love best about these is that they are all so… Continue reading Mox & Louise

Local Businesses

Moo Cachoo

As I am sure you know by now, finding hidden gems of South African greatness is something that makes me very happy!  Somehow many of these seem to be baby/kids goods, even though I am not a mother myself.  I don't know if it is the Facebook & Instagram algorithms that are seeing how much… Continue reading Moo Cachoo

Skincare & Make-Up

Lois’s Beauty Studio

When I left school I studied for 3 years to become first a beauty therapist, & then a spa therapist.  I learnt all the basics such as manicures, pedicures, massage & facials; & then moved on to sports massage, reiki & more specialised treatments.  I absolutely loved doing this & meeting all the interesting people… Continue reading Lois’s Beauty Studio

DIY, Food

Chicken Liver Pate

With Christmas already over, I thought I would share with you something that we ALWAYS have at our family Christmas - chicken liver pate.  Mum has always made the most delicious pate & eating it brings back the best, happy memories.  I have tried different recipes, but none can quite compare to my staple! Mum’s… Continue reading Chicken Liver Pate