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Appreciate your Grandparents #TuesdayTruth

The past week has been such an emotional week for my family.My beloved and only grandmother has been in hospital. It has been a crazy week of hospital visits to ICU and sleepless nights.But my gran is a fighter.All we can do is pray for a recovery and no suffering. At 81 ,Gran has lived an amazing life of experiences…

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Ola August …

2015 has been a year filled with so much of everything.From good to not too good to amazing its all been there. We now head into the 8th month of 2015 and literally Christmas is almost here.For me the month has started off busy with a bridal shower weekend away,a new semester at college and me still trying to get…

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Keep Life Simple #TuesdayTruth

Three words only but such a powerful thought provoking message.Life is simple yet we make things complicated by doing too much ,overthinking and expecting too much. Life lessons pop up every now and then to remind us of what we need to do.With my current status of been sick for the last 4 weeks,I have indeed been reminded of this…

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Let the Universe know your intentions #TuesdayTruth

Over the last few weeks,I have had a chance to look at my life.This meant thinking about what I want,need and what I need to do.This process has been rather scary at times as I have started telling the Universe my intentions. Once we start making our intentions known the Universe starts the wheels turning.Some days I am still surprised…

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#OOTD Lady in Red

Last weekend I attended my cousin’s Kitchen Tea.The dress code was dresses as it was a High Tea.Even though I wasnt better I got,and got ready. Whenever I attend events I always wear a dress.There is just something magical about putting on a dress.Guess its the whole dressing up as a Princess from our childhood that lingers with us.Yes I…

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The little things #TuesdayTruth

Yesterday while Mum and I went out for lunch we popped into the shops.I love Holidays as it means I get to spend quality time with Mum.Off recently cushions in home decor stores seem to catch my attention.And if you follow me on Instagram @verushka143 you would have seen me upload pictures of cushions.So yesterday I saw this quote on…

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#TuesdayTruth 7 Rules for Life

They say Life doesnt come with a handbook of Rules,but every now and then nuggets of Wisdom pop up on my social media feeds.These nuggets of wisdom more than often leave me feeling better and going ahaa.Life would be so much easier if it did come with a handbook but then what lessons would we learn and and how boring…

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#OOTD with @Captive8SA

I am by no means a Fashion Blogger , but I have my own style of dressing.I dress so that I feel comfortable in what I am wearing and look good at the same time. Like most women,I love shopping but I dont buy designer labels.And I rarely ever pay full price on an item.As a plus size girl ,its…

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#Review of Sasko Quick Treats

At the end of last year I recieved a few packets of Sasko premixes.I love cooking but am not too keen on baking.I was sent the Savoury Scone premixes.Premixes are awesome for a non baker like myself as very limited skills and ingredients are needed.The Sasko range has a variety of sweet and savoury premixes. In my home the savoury…

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Daily Dish Box

Last year when the concept of Daily Dish was launched in Cape Town and later Johannesburg ,I was rather interested in it all.I followed the unfolding of this idea on Twitter and through the blogs of several local bloggers.As always Durban was the sister left for last.On social media I saw bloggers create awesome , nutritious meals in 3ominutes.Now in…

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