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My Birthday Wishlist

I was in two minds about doing this post. BUT then I got told by a friend on Twitter to go ahead. Never have I ever made a wishlist but let me throw caution to the wind. Cherie Roe Dirkson always says tell the Universe what you want and you might be pleasantly surprised when it arrives on your doorstep..…

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The #DBNbloggermeet event.

In January 2014, I was asked about arranging an event for Durban lady bloggers. Having worked on Cookie Swap last year, I do know how much of time, work and effort goes into an event. I sat on the fence until I approached Michelle and Nicola to come on board as part of the team. It was a constant arrival…

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#HashtagDBN

Us Durban bloggers were rather spoiled when Michelle found us this rather quirky and amazing venue #Hashtag. I was invited to the launch of Hashtag but due to work commitments I couldn’t attend. BUT I knew I would be there for the #DBNbloggermeet. I kept seeing the tweets about Hashtag and couldn’t wait to visit. Having spoken to Brendan, one…

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Homecoming…

Four years ago on this day, I arrived back home to South Africa. One suitcase and 3 boxes later. I cried at Heathrow saying goodbye to friends and to the city which had become my home and love. Strange as this was the same picture roll back my life to December 2000, Durban International Airport. I left as an SA…

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Girls Night Out…

Last night I won tickets to the Lux Girls Night out at the movies. I invited my friend Megan to join me. With my crazy work times and since Megan got married last year, we haven’t spent much time together. We have a lot in common and can chat for ages. So it made perfect sense. We arrived early and…

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5 things you didn't know about me…

5 things you didn’t know about me: I lived in the lil town of Ixopo for a year and taught at a boarding school where Alan Paton was once the Headteacher of. Crazy me took up Archery for 6months when I was in London. I wasn’t very good at it but loved the history, and the thought of being a…

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Women24…

I recently commented on a post on the Women24 site. I was then asked if I would like to contribute. Rather surprised, I instantly said YES! I was unsure how the response would be, but from Twitter it has been overwhelming. So I have decided to share my post with my readers. The post is called “Been a Singleton…is OK”…

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Durban Polish Party 2013

The super amazing Michelle @Ordinary_Misfit – yes the lady with the pink hair arranged this fab event.   The venue for this event was the beautiful Blue Zoo at Mitchell Park.   Michelle used this event to teach us some great nail art techniques and we got to play around with what seemed like a gazillion bottles of Polish.  …

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Love is….

It always baffles me that the English Language has only word to express the word Love yet the Greeks and Indians each have over 5 words each. We each experience different kinds of love in life…. For me personally, Love manifests itself in my life like this : Love of my  Family – your first experience of relationships. Love of…

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Durban Welcomes Zomato …

Zomato? You thinking Tomato or an exotic Tomato variety … Actually, no. Last year I kept seeing local South African bloggers tweeting about Zomato reviews and the chance to win iPads. So my curiosity got the better of me and off I went to my trusty old bf  “Google”  to find out more. Zomato is an online restaurant discovery guide…

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