For many years I’ve turned to the Clarins Tonic Body Treatment Oil R608 for a 100ml bottle BUY to help tone and firm the skin on my body while keeping it hydrated. This preservative free formula includes plant extracts from rosemary, geranium and mint that help firm, tone and improve skin’s elasticity, thereby reducing the … Continue Reading

Nestled in the foothills of the Overberg Mountains, close to Bonnievale, you’ll find Melozhori Private Game Reserve, a predator free wilderness with a handful of exclusive-use accommodations. I was invited to stay at The Lodge, a sophisticated four-bedroom exclusive use abode. While the drive from Cape Town in the pouring rain and the heavy fog … Continue Reading

This post is long overdue! I’m always being asked what my absolute favourite budget beauty buys are. Well here they are. These are products that I personally love and use. They are all priced REALLY competitively, given how exceptionally well they perform. The Avène Dermabsolu Recontouring Mask R585 BUY, is a wonderful treat for mature … Continue Reading

I’m always a bit stumped when it comes to gift giving. Recently, I received a wonderful PR box filled with delectable treats. When opening it I thought to myself, “this is the perfect gift for just about anyone.” A hamper of yummy treats works for all sexes, most ages, and can be customized to your … Continue Reading

OBSESSED is what I am with the Philips hairdryer 5000 series R999 BUY  that dries your hair fast with NO heat damage. But how? By using Thermoshield technology that actively monitors & adjusts the air temperature to prevent overheating, safeguarding your hair from potential damage. The Philips hairdryer 5000 series also reduces UV damage for … Continue Reading

Every season I feature my absolute favourite, must-have styles of women’s dresses. For winter, I have my eye on these stunners from Superbalist that are not only versatile to wear and style up; but easy on the wallet too. Babydoll Dress Defined by its slouchy, voluminous shape, empire waist and puffed sleeves, slipping on a Babydoll … Continue Reading

It’s been years since I last visited La Petite Ferme – twelve to be exact. I was invited to experience a night in one of the luxury Winery Suites and try the Winter menu at the award-winning restaurant which serves country cuisine with a fresh contemporary touch. For my non-Capetonian readers and those abroad; La … Continue Reading

In a beautiful space that was once occupied by the renowned The Test Kitchen, a new culinary journey began as TTK Fledgelings took flight. Born from a vision to empower individuals with passion and determination, but lacking formal chef’s or guest service training, TTK Fledgelings offers a unique opportunity to carve out a career in … Continue Reading