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@nailsincSA Review

        It was in of 2013 , when the Nails Inc range of nail polishes caught my attention.All my readers , followers and friends know about my love affair with all things related to London and Britain.Each bottle of colour is named after a London street which i totally love for me its a great reminder of…

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Bollywood Intrigued

As a kid I didn’t like Bollywood movies for several reasons which included : Overdramatic fighting scenes Singing and dancing in the rain around a tree The fighting scenes with its crazy exaggerated sound effects Every movie was over 3 hours running time BUT as an adult I have fallen in Love with Bollywood.During my time of living in London…

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#LondonDiaries Day 5

Waking up in the much quieter High. up feeling refreshed.My instructions were to just brush my teeth and wash my face and to come downstairs for brekkie.Wait I didn’t tell you my aunt lives in a triple story house with the bedrooms on the top , lounge in the middle and kitchen and dining room on ground floor. I followed…

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#LondonDiaries Day 4

Day 4 I packed my bags and checked out of the gorgeous Cumberland Hotel in London.I awaited for my uncle and cousin to come pick me up. My luggage was stored with the concierge until I was ready to leave. When my family arrived it was all hugs and kisses while my luggage was put into the car.I say farewell…

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#LondonDiary Day 2 (Part 1)

I woke up to an overcast London in a very luxury room of the Cumberland Hotel based near Marble Arch.The skies threatened to open up and provide some rain. Skipping breakfast I opted to meet Mo for a quick coffee before heading off to meet a dear friend in Stratford home of the Olympics.Before leaving for Stratford I popped into…

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#LondonDiaries Day 2 (Part 2)

Day 2 was a very long and rather eventful day so hence the 2 posts. I arrived back at the hotel at 3pm before the heavens opened with a heavy downpour that lasted for an hour.It was time to rest and then get ready for the big Lenovo #YOGAMyWayLunch.Earlier that morning we all received an email to meet at the…

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Guy Fawkes Memory

Life is made up of a million memories good and bad.My most striking memory of Guy Fawkes happened in 2009 in London with my dear friend Rob.For years of living in London , I have heard of the amazing Fireworks display that happened every Guy Fawkes in Alexander Palace. At work I told my friends about wanting to go everyone…

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Applying for UK visa

Once I received my flight, accomodation and letter invitation could I apply for my Visa.I was a tad bit stressed as I had about ten days to get it. The process for the application starts with an online application that takes roughly 45 minutes to complete.You need the following to complete this : Flight details Passport Accommodation details Credit card…

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My 1st Media Trip

In the 2nd week of September 2014 , while on my way to work I received an email that left me gobsmacked.The email was from the lovely team who are the PR company for Lenovo.Back tracking Lenovo kindly sponsored the #DBNbloggermeet ladies with laptop bags and gave away not 1 but 2 Yoga Tablets on the day.So ever since that…

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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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