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Ginkgo Spa Review + GIVEAWAY!

      Hi everyone! Today I want to tell you about my experience with Ginkgo Spa at Steenberg in Tokai. At the CT Meetup my friend Taryn from Coffee Couture and I both won massages from Ginkgo Spa. It was towards the end of the giveaway section of the event and I thought I was probably

CT Mom Blogger Meet + GIVEAWAY!

Hi everyone! I had the opportunity to attend the Cape Town Mom Blogger Meet on Saturday and it was so awesome. Cindy from 3 Kids 2 Dogs 1 Old House organized this meetup for us. She also organized the CT Blogger Meetup which I wrote about here. She really seems to have a knack for

January Nail Anarchy Challenge

      Hi everyone! It’s that time again! Can you BELIEVE January is over already?! I swear it feels like my life is going by in a blur. Remember how long the days felt when you were a kid? My husband and I were talking about it the other day and wondering whether the

Cosmopolitan Polished Event

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A couple of months ago I was tipped off that Cosmopolitan magazine was having their annual nail art event, aptly named Polished, at the end of May and that tickets were on sale. The very next day Sanita and I booked our tickets and started counting down to the event.   As with the last

Polish Prize and Storage

Friday was an extremely busy day at work. I couldn’t even meet the courier at security when my prize from Truworths and Revlon arrived. @SanitaShimmy went to get it for me and I didn’t wait long to open it. I was completely overwhelmed by the contents! It was nicely packaged too.       I

And The Winners Are…

Lizelle Goliath Jamie Knupp Cara Eachus Valda Gertse Beth Naidoo Dhesh Chetty*     Congratulations ladies! You have each won a copy of Toddler Sense by Anne Richardson!         Please e-mail me your postal addresses to acidicice[at]gmail[dot]com in order for me to send you your prize. Once I have all the addresses

Birthday and Baba Indaba

First of all, never, ever trust my mathematical skills. I made a terrible error in my last blog post. I have been pregnant on my 27th, 28th and 31st birthdays! I was wondering where I fit Babyice’s two years in when I realized my mistake. I hope you have all learnt a lesson! On Friday

Rings and chocolate

On Saturday morning I cleaned like a demon. I scrubbed the bathroom, vacuumed the entire house, lifted the two carpets, moved the couches and mopped everywhere. My back KILLED me that evening and even more so the next morning. It hurt from top to bottom. MAN I am getting old! By Sunday evening the lounge