Im Prada, you’re nada

Tis the season to be merry and wear all the party outfits you bought on that midnight sale! But, putting the perfect outfit together is not as easy as slurping up spaghetti pomodoro. Ask a woman who is going on a job interview, a first date or out with friends who are taller and slimmer […]

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Trending beauty staples

What this post is about: My current beauty favourites – products that are part of my daily makeup bag and those that I can’t stop raving about. I call it the beauty junkie’s block. You know when you love a product and can’t stop using it, when you forget about all the other awesome stuff […]

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Lips don’t lie

Review: Nykaa Matteilicious lip crayons in 6 colours: Next Level Nude, Lacy Luck, Pink on Fleek, Jade Rose, Kiss and Tell and Call me Scarlet. The pictures in this post are proof that I never expected to fall so madly in love with these crayons and do a review. Most of them have been sharpened […]

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What this post talks about : My foot pamper routine for tired and sore feet, dry and callused soles or for a relaxing spa day at home. There is no greater pleasure than the orgasmic sensation of kicking your heels off at the end of a long day, and plonking on the couch with both […]

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Banana berry loaf – yes, please

I’m always convincing my brain that banana bread is not the same as banana cake. But who am I fooling! Taking the classic banana bread up a notch, I often replace part of the sugar with maple syrup and cut the sweetness by adding some fresh strawberries. You could make this recipe the conventional way […]

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Flushing down toxic waste

Today’s post involves exposing my vulnerability to the world. But in doing so, I want you to know that you are not alone. In our struggle towards contentment and self-love, we often face setbacks just as we learn to take pride in our milestones. Sometimes, a person or a situation triggers a fight or flight […]

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Stay calm and stand corrected

Review: The L.A. Girl Pro Conceal HD colour correctors in light yellow and peach I was always weary of experimenting with colour correctors, until I met this one. Colour correcting always seemed like a marketing gimmick to me; brands trying to sell beauty junkies a dolled-up concealer. But sometimes it’s gratifying to prove yourself wrong, […]

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Move over Beyoncé, mama’s back.

It is not unusual to feel like a complete loser post baby. Disheveled hair, PJs in dire need of laundry, and bloodshot eyes are customary new mom features. Freebies include lipid bonuses from midnight snacking and loss of self-esteem from stalking Kim K’s IG. I was so certain that I was going to be different from […]

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