Okay, I’m going to come straight out and say that I’ve always been a bit skeptical of collagen drinking formulas! So, when FUTURELIFE asked me to trial their new BEAUTI FOOD for a month and report back I couldn’t resist the challenge. FUTURELIFE BEAUTI FOOD claims to reduce wrinkles in 28 days, improve skin elasticity and … Continue Reading

 SuzelleDIY and UCOOK have announced an exciting collaboration, making dinner time easy, creative and delicious. During the month of May, UCOOK will feature a line-up of SuzelleDIY recipes as part of their weekly dinner-kit delivery service. On Friday last week, I got the opportunity to cook one of these easy recipes for SuzelleDIY herself! I … Continue Reading

Meet Momo – our new puppy! I’m an animal lover through and through. I grew up surrounded by dogs, cats, birds, hamsters, even silkworms (they escaped, but that’s a story for another day.) I believe growing up with and respecting animals makes for happier, more compassionate children. When my daughter Miyo was born, both my … Continue Reading

I was recently sent the new Hug in a Mug Cinnamon Bun Cappuccino (R42.95 for a box of 10 sachets) to review.  Now, one of my favourite treats is a good old cinnamon bun. It brings back memories of walking home from school with my granny when I was a wee girl, about four years … Continue Reading

It was world water day last week Tuesday, the 22 March. I was asked to take part in the 1 Day 10 Liters challenge which formed part of the global Giorgio Armani “Acqua for Life” initiative. This campaign, spearheaded in partnership with Green Cross globally, aims to raise awareness on water related issues. Every year, since … Continue Reading

One of my New Year’s resolutions has been to make a few changes to my diet. I’ve decided to limit eating meat to twice weekly and seriously up my intake of veggies. Come mid year, I’m hoping I’ll have embraced a full vegetarian lifestyle, and maybe, come year-end, I’ll be Vegan. Every morning for the … Continue Reading

Yep, it’s that time of year again. Fancy winning a mouthwatering Lindt hamper filled to the brim with chocolates? I thought you would. But first, a little Christmas DIY showing you how to make a Lindor chocolate wreath. There’s no better way to welcome friends and family during the holidays than with this cheerful twist … Continue Reading

SHANE THORNE