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my girly side

Kim Gush ‘White Noise’ Dress at the Bokeh Fashion Film Festival

A few weeks ago I made a plea for someone to please help this (bumbling, stumbling) comedienne get a dress for the red carpet and Kim Gush rose to the challenge. She’s usually a mens wear specialising designer but she … Continue reading

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Him.

He’s camera shy. He doesn’t love the limelight, but he loves conversations with anyone.  I can’t gush about him because it would make him blush and me throw-up. And yet, i need to remember this joy, so here is the … Continue reading

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The Road to Hell is Paved with good intentions.

and those good intentions are ‘getting a gym routine back’ – it takes you straight to hell. It’s not so much the ‘New Year’s Resolution’ element of losing weight (Of which I have none) it’s more the fact that it’s … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Prayer for Her Child By Tina Fey

“First, Lord: No tattoos. May neither Chinese symbol for truth nor Winnie-the-Pooh holding the FSU logo stain her tender haunches. May she be Beautiful but not Damaged, for it’s the Damage that draws the creepy soccer coach’s eye, not the … Continue reading

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24 Before 30 – Live like a Tourist.

Every year I make a list of new things I want to try.  Some are difficult, some are easy, some are shockingly mundane. This is making every day count as I count down to 30. Kalk Bay Cape Town is … Continue reading

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28 before 30

As part of my memorable days before my 30th I added: Reading in the park. Company Gardens in Cape Town. *make it count… times 30*

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30 before 30

30 years old. I’m in the final countdown *it took every cell in my body to resist typing dum dumdaaah daaam* but now i did it anyway. So I’m a winner. And a loser. It’s a fine art that I … Continue reading

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Here’s to BFFs and Girl-friends.

I was recently asked why all my closest friends are guys… it stumped me for a while. I get along with girls, I like being a girl, I like nail-polish, pink and Grey’s Anatomy. I also absolutely adore most of … Continue reading

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Real Life Fairytales.

What if Fairy Tale Characters Came to life? I don’t know about you, but I’m a princess. In my mind. Not like a real, crown toting, palace dwelling kind. But the kind who is the lead character of the story … Continue reading

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The RIGHT to Body Loving

The female figure. Ah from Ancient Greek and Roman artists to modern pornography, there doesn’t seem to be anything quite like it. And if (like just more than half the population of the planet) you are a female, then you … Continue reading

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