Personals, Reviews

Hair Dramas ! Fix my Hair

A woman’s hair is always her crowning glory.I have always had healthy, thick and long hair.On a recent visit to the hairdresser I was told that my hair is “oily” and I need to find a cleaning shampoo. My instant reaction was to tweet @wisaal from www.wiscellaneous.com for some hair advice.Wisaal instantly fired me some quick questions using 140 letters…

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Cookery Schools Gone Digital

Yuppiechef is a popular South African online foodie heaven store from Sumac to Dukkah to Le Creuset goodies they stock it all.They even offer a wedding registry. The foodie in me loves browsing the pages of this site.I have purchased a gorgeous Le Creuset cake plate which was delivered with 24hours with a hand written note.Talk about attention to detail…

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Purtassi – A hindu fast

Today marks the month long fast of Purtassi for all Telegu and Tamil speaking Hindus. It is a very auspicious and religious time for all who observe this fast. I have always done this fast even as a little child and have always loved this time of year.My parents and my grandmother have always stressed the importance and significance of…

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Sterkinekor BrandFail

Two weeks ago on a Tuesday, my brother a friend and I decided to go to the movies.We rarely have time to do so , we choose to visit Sterkinekor situated at Gateway.I was very keen to try out the Prestige/Imax experience.We arrived at 7:45pm for the 8:15pm show only to be greeted by a long line of people waiting…

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#TuesdayTruth

This quote has such a powerful meaning behind it, that’s it makes one literally stop and reflect.My personal life journey has thought me this lesson as I have met some incredible people on my journey.Each of us are battling our own demons everyday and yet we still find the strength and courage to smile, care and help others. The battles…

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Mela TV Show on SABC

Yesterday was the second episode of the new SABC 2 programme.Mela has replaced the popular Eastern Mosaic.The new show is vibrant, colourful, modern and has a fab team of presenters. The word Mela translates into a festival and celebration and this show is definately all of that and more. The show is presented by a gorgeous set of presenters @Tevin_Naidu…

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Events, Personals

9/11 Flashback

Today marks 13 years since the tragic event that shocked people all over the world.I still vividly recall where I was as things transpired.The year was 2001 and I was ten months living in London.This was my 1st time abroad living alone.I was working at an all girl’s school in London’s East End and living in a houseshare in Stratford.…

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Estee Lauder is my Only Foundation

For as long as I can remember my mum has always used Estee Lauder foundation.I recall sitting as a child watching my mum get ready putting on her makeup. So it was only natural that when the time came for me I would also use this product. Since my face has uneven skin tone I needed a foundation that would…

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#TuesdayTruth

Life has taught me especially over the last few month about Gratitude.Today’s Truth is about thanking the universe cause the more we are thankful for the more we will receive. We all often forget to say Thank You for all the small mercies and blessings in our lives.So today I urge you to take just one moment stop and say…

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#CuppaForCansa DBN edition

A few weeks ago the lovely and very sweet Madam Macaron aka Viveshni asked me how she would go about hosting an event an about contacts. I instantly passed on details and email introduced her to some of the amazing brands I always work with. Today the event was officially announced on Twitter.I recall as a kid mum going or…

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