Today is the first real winter’s day in Cape Town & I couldn’t be more excited! I love the cold and rain – it makes me feel more productive & is very calming for my soul. This weather also gives me an opportunity to finally wear some of my new winter purchases – top of … Continue Reading

Just before lockdown, the new YSL Libre EDP fragrance landed on my desk. Now, I won’t lie, I’ve been somewhat underwhelmed by mainstream fragrance launches of late. I just find the majority of the new scents launched all smell similar. So, when I first had a whiff of Libre, I wasn’t expecting much. But Libre … Continue Reading

Okay, just the whimsical name of this product was enough to get me excited! I mean, Wildflower Water Cream – doesn’t it sound just lovely? If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know I adore the Skin Creamery – a proudly South African skincare brand. I’ve written many posts on their magnificent, organic … Continue Reading

I know I’ve been quiet for the last 2 weeks. After lockdown was announced, I decided I needed a bit of a social media diet. I was getting overwhelmed with Covid-19 information, and Instagram & Facebook were just not inspiring me. Then I saw this online (on Facebook, I think – wish I could find … Continue Reading

I was thrilled when I received a Jane Seymour Wonderset hamper to review. It’s been YEARS since I used the brand, & I fondly recall how the Jane Seymour hairspray was a favourite of mine back in the day. Because I was totally channelling the girls in the Robert Palmer Video ‘Addicted to Love’(it was … Continue Reading

When I was in my twenties, I hardly used foundation. However, now that I’m in my forties, I find this is one makeup item I simply can’t go without. When it comes to brilliant, cost effective foundation formulas, my number one choice is WBEAUTY. Aside from the fact that all WBEAUTY products are Vegan and … Continue Reading

Last year I introduced you to a new & exciting French fragrance brand that is now available locally called Berdoues Collection Grands Crus. To recap, twelve scents are available in the collection, each inspired by a particular destination. My first post (HERE) featured the deliciously fresh Azur Riviera, inspired by the French Riviera and created … Continue Reading