Last Thursdays | Stellenbosch

Last Thursdays in Stellenbosch have been around for a little while now, and I’ve never had the chance to spend to take part in it, until last week when I finally managed to make it! Last Thursdays are the Stellenbosch take on the First Thursdays program that takes place in a number of cities –…

What’s In My Festival Bag

Obviously this isn’t everything that I’m taking, this is just the small bag that I like to carry with me at a festival – holding just the essentials!  So, while I covered what I would pack in my main festival bag, along with all the necessary camping things in this post, but I thought that it would…

DIY Flower Crowns

Rocking The Daisies is 8 days away now, and I am starting to get things done in terms of preparation. I have lists of things to buy and lists of things to pack (unfortunately the list of things to buy is pretty long). But, to get myself into the festival mood I have been thinking about…

The Parlotones | Tin Roof Stellenbosch

The Parlotones are arguably one of the most well known South African rock bands. If you live in SA, you know the name even if you haven’t listened to their music, and you’ve probably heard their songs on the radio at least once. They’ve been here a while, since 1998 actually (crazy) and they’re still…

How Winged Eyeliner Prepares You For Life

That might be one of the weirdest post titles I’ve ever written, I must admit – but hear me out. It looks cooler than it is As someone who wears winged eyeliner every single day, I can let you into a little secret, it looks so much cooler than it really is. I love my…

The Ultimate Festival Packing Guide

So in case you haven’t guessed yet, I’m really getting into festival mode.  While I was writing my preparation tips for festivals, I really got to thinking about how much I need to sort out before Rocking The Daisies at the start of October. I may have gone to a lot of festivals, but that…

Post-Bleach Shampoo – The Hunt Is Over

I’ve finally found the one that does the trick! If you’ve been here a while you might remember that almost a year ago I decided, on a whim, to bleach my hair. I documented in a post (this post, if you’re interested), and it still remains my all time most visited post – so you guys…

My Top 7 Festival Preparation Tips

1. Prioritise Packing Packing light is essential, but what is equally important is remember to pack everything that you need! Make a checklist (I’ll be posting my personal tried and tested one very soon) – I like to start with the bare essentials and then add in extras as the space in my bag allows….

Festival Season Is Here

How is it seriously the 9th of September already? This year has gone by way too fast. source In other news, it’s the 9th of September which means that Spring is here and so is Festival Season for South Africa. We are pretty lucky here that the weather never really gets bad enough for festivals…

The Food Lover’s Brunch

Food Lover’s Market. Not your obvious brunch spot really, but when your best friend suggests coffee somewhere, you say yes – despite your initial trepidation. Now, I’ve been to Food Lovers before, many times to shop and also to get their smoothies (made to order), because the Breakfast Smoothie is so good it hurts. I…