I divide people into two categories: Those who magically make their orchids flower a second (and third and fourth) time, and the rest of us. I sadly fall in the latter category – I lack the magic skills to keep an orchid going for more than a few months. I…

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For my birthday I decided to treat myself to some new candles. This brilliant plan came to me out of nowhere close to 10PM on a Monday night, so my only option was to shop online. I’m no stranger to online shopping, but choosing candle fragrances purely by their descriptions…

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There are few things as fun and relaxing as a lekker kuier at home with friends. I’m a little over the party scene at the moment so I’m spending more time at home (and other people’s homes), and watching guests and hosts interact reminded me of the little touches that make…

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I don’t care how much of an instagram cliché it is, I’m having a real moment with copper and rose gold. Eye makeup, jewellery, home bits – I just can’t get enough. I’ve found a few gems that I thought I’d show you, and then there’s also a bunch of…

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This coming Thursday Luzanne from Pink Peonies and I are hosting a reader meetup at the Kiehl’s store in Brooklyn Mall and you’re welcome to join us! Kiehl’s and I go way back – I use and love many of their products (head over here to read about them) and…

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