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Screen shopping – Feb finds at Donna

Screen shopping – Feb finds at Donna

I spend so, so, SO much time browsing online clothing stores that if you asked me where to get something I would be able to tell you straight away and even be able to tell you how much it is. You could say I’m a […]

How I got to where I am with my body

How I got to where I am with my body

I can remember feeling like I was fat from the age of 10. I always felt like I was the biggest one in my group of friends, which when I look back now, couldn’t have been further from the truth. We were all pretty much […]

A love story & giveaway

A love story & giveaway

My husband and I will be celebrating our 11th anniversary on the 20th of February this year. Eleven years is almost half of my life so that alone says a lot about how much love I have for this man. Since it is the month of […]

I am what I choose to become

I am what I choose to become

Everyone has a past, their own personal story book of experiences, hardships, blessings, losses and all of those wonderful and not-so-wonderful things that life puts us through. I know that many of us have faced battles while growing up whether it was going through a […]

Tips for buying denim jeans

Tips for buying denim jeans

I work with denim all day, every day, so I like to think I know a thing or two about this popular choice of fabric. If you don’t know the ins and outs of denim, it can be so hard to find that perfect pair […]

January in review

January in review

So here we are, at the end of the longest month of the year and I can, for once, say that I had a really good January. It all had to do with how I started the year off – with a completely new mindset, […]

Dear body shaming brand

Dear body shaming brand

I have to start by asking what you were thinking. Did you really think that an advert where a fat cake topper cracks her wedding cake and then proceeds to fall into it while her husband grabs her arm and tries to save her from […]

How I started my career as a fashion merchandiser

How I started my career as a fashion merchandiser

When I left school I had no idea where I would end up because I didn’t have a clue where I wanted to go. And for a while not being able to further my education made me feel like I wouldn’t go anywhere. I walked […]

Taking time out

Taking time out

When was the last time you took some time out? Besides December because that doesn’t really qualify as the most relaxing holiday does it? I am collaborating with Travelstart to help you make the most of the SA public holidays in 2018 and if you […]

Where I Shop for Plus Size Clothes in SA

Where I Shop for Plus Size Clothes in SA

Fashion is my number one. I love clothes, I love shopping, I love looking at and feeling clothes, shoes and accessories, I always have. There are at least a hundred people walking around who think I gave them a dirty look and “upped and downed” […]