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Comfort zone…

So on this day of love, I decided to be real brave, put on my Big Girl panties and pretend its Leap Year. It took a lot for me to do this as after my last serious relationship I shared with my readers in Love Actually, kinda left me damaged. So I decided to, throw caution, do the wind and…

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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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Love Actually…is my love story

In keeping with the theme of Love Month  I have decided to share how I met a boyfriend(now ex). The story starts 8 years ago in London on a dull, gloomy October day. The weather matched my mood. After having a crappy day at work I decided to jump onto the Tube and go west into the City.I found myself…

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Zara…

Last June my life changed when I became a doggy mummy. As a family we have always had pets but never have I been the “parent”.   Zara was born on the 4th April 2013. She is half Ridgeback and half Rotteweiler. She is brown in colour and totally gorgeous. It was really love at 1st sight and I was…

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My gran…

Having ever known only 1 set of grandparents my whole life, both my grandparents are my world. When I was 13 my grandad passed away. My gran always doted on my brother and I cooking our favourite meals and basically spoiling us rotten. Since Dad , who was her only child died gran hasn’t been in the best of health…

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February…

Welcome 2nd month of 2014! I look forward to all that this month holds. Last month was pretty awesome so I have great expectations of you February. Another chapter to 2014 where pursuing my dreams and goals are given a chance to blossom. And not forgetting its the month of Love, hoping that I do get struck by Cupids Arrow…

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Weddings

In June my amazing friend M married her beloved M is a beautiful ceremony that was so touching. I even caught the bouquet so guess that means I am next. So this got me thinking about weddings, marriage , traditions and culture.In an Indian wedding its always a large event that occurs over a period of 2 weeks, lots of…

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Partner wishlist

Every girl has a list short or long of what they would like their future partner to be like. It starts off with wanting a man exactly like our Fathers but then changes we become teenagers to movie stars who steal our hearts.We start of wanting a man that looks like a Prince who has a million rands and how…

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Vanilla

I am so totally in love with Vanilla:-) From Vanilla tea to vanilla perfume to vanilla cupcakes this flavour or scent is my addiction.To me vanilla reminds me of home baking and is very comforting,  guess thats the foodie within me speaking. Vanilla is the second most expensive spice in the world,  after Saffron as they are labour intensive to…

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Acts of kindness

I love doing things for people helping them, spoiling them and making them feel better and special. But alas this seems to be a dying art.Why have we forgotten this act of kindness? Are we to self absorbed. ? Too selfish? Lack of time? During my time, living in London I met several pretty amazing people.These strangers became close friends…

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