Fashion

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    Four Patterns You Need in Your Wardrobe

    As I’ve been going through my wardrobe and working out what pieces I love and what pieces I don’t, I’m starting to see which patterns feature highly in my wardrobe. A patterned top can look great on it’s own with a pair of jeans. It can be easily layered with a block colour or with […] Read more…

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    Giving Winter the Cold Shoulder

    Last weekend, I headed to Garden City to meet up with some friends for breakfast. I had a little cash to burn to buy some new knits for my Birthday. With the end of financial year sales on, and no kids with me, it was the perfect time to do some shopping. I headed to Katies […] Read more…

Beauty

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    My 5 Minute Everyday Face Routine

    I don’t have time to apply make-up in the mornings when I have three little girls that I need to get up and ready so we can be on time for Kindy. Since becoming a Stay-at-home mum, my face routine is pretty quick and takes about 5 minutes. I thought I’d share with you what […] Read more…

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    How to keep your skin hydrated post pregnancy

    The moment I start breastfeeding, my skin goes dry as leather. It gets worse when our air-conditioner turns on Mid November. During pregnancy my skin tends to glow and can be a little too oily in my t zone for my liking. I used Garnier 3 in 1 cleanser during my pregnancy but once I […] Read more…

Lifestyle

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    Shopping With Kids Part II

    I had a bit of a dilemma last week. The dilemma was I had nothing to wear to a function I had to go to last Friday night, even though I’d received the invitation a couple of months ago. I knew I needed a cocktail style dress for the event, but I placed it at […] Read more…

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    Mum’s Night Out

    I get excited when a girls night out is organized and I get to go out for dinner. On Saturday night, I got to meet up with some of the Prep mums from Esther’s school… who ironically, don’t have any kids in my daughter’s classroom. I have been friendly with one of the mums who […] Read more…

Interiors

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    Pockets of my Home

    In the last month or so, I have spent quite a bit of time at home with the girls. Even when Esther was on school holidays, we spent a bit of time at home playing, watching movies and trying to enjoy each other’s company. After spending so much time at home since having kids, I’ve […] Read more…

  • 18 places to buy affordable art

    18 Places to Buy Affordable Art

    When I shared 40 ways to change the interior of your home, I had two questions about where to source affordable art. Ironically, Jacob and I have been looking at various online stores to find the perfect wall art for our dining room. We ended up getting our bright ‘Rosato’ painting from The Block Shop and […] Read more…