Tips, Travel

Experience the Umthayi Marula Festival

A week ago I received an invitation from KZN Tourism to attend the Umthayi Marula Festival.As one of my goals of 2019 ,I wanted to experience more of Africa ,so this was my chance to do exactly that. What is the Umthayi Marula Festival ? The Umthayi Marula Festival is an annual cultural event held at eMfihlweni Royal Residence in…

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Top blog posts of 2018

One of the things I promised my self at the start of 2018 was to spend more time on my blog creating content.The initial idea was to create four posts a month and include in each post a Pinterest Image made on Canva.Did I achieve this goal? YES I totally did and some weeks I was more creative and blog…

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Travel

Why are MSC cruises such a popular holiday choice

I never thought I  would be one to enjoy cruises and here I find myself thoroughly enjoying the experience and finding out just how popular this type of holiday is especially for South Africans. My first MSC cruise was roughly five years ago with my cousin which was fun and different as for the first time we had no parents with…

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The best ways to enjoy Summer in the Western Cape

With the 2018 , coming to a close with exams around the corner families are planning their Summer Holidays in South Africa. Top favourites are seaside cities and Cape Town and Durban are always at a tie for a family holiday. For me as I live in Durban , Cape Town would be my perfect summer holiday destination in South…

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Visiting the Turkish Mosque in Johannesburg

A few months ago on a quick visit to Johannesburg , I insisted that I needed to visit the Turkish Nizamye Mosque.For years I have always driven passed it and marvelled at the beauty.But every time was never right. Determined on this visit I made sure I visited.The Turkish Mosque is indeed an architectural beauty and on entering the premises…

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Fordoun : A tranquil sanctuary in the Midlands

Last July on a media trip to the Midlands, I was lucky enough to go for a walk through the grounds of Fordoun Hotel and Spa.As it was the middle of winter everything was in 50 shades of brown but nonetheless utterly beautiful.Driving down the long driveway lined with beautiful trees that welcome you one does feel like they are…

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Reviews, Travel

Top 10 posts of 2017

The life of a blogger is not one that is glamorous and fun always.There is so much that goes into writing/preparing a post before publishing.As a blogger some of the greatest moments are : 1.When your blog posts are shared. 2.Getting comments on your blog. 3.Collaborating with brands and getting  sponsored /paid work. 4.Invites to be apart of media trips.…

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Find your chi at Brahman Hills

The name Brahman Hills to every Hindu evokes images of a spiritual retreat and home to the sacred Brahman cows which are worshipped.Brahman Hills proved to be a retreat one that would help me find my chi and so much more. Situated on the famous Nottingham Road which is home to the Midlands Meander.When I told friends I was off…

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#LocalisLekker, Food, Reviews

A box of treats so Don't Disturb me

We all love receiving gifts but finding the perfect gift can be difficult. I personally love giving and getting gifts.It takes me sometime to put a gift together.My idea of gifting is generally a  gift box of goodies with a main gift. I love a good bargain so that means I have a cupboard filled with bits and pieces to…

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