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Eliana & Lia’s leopard print girls’ bedroom makeover!

Eliana & Lia’s leopard print girls’ bedroom makeover!

Eliana and Lia have been sharing a room for more than four years. They love being roomies BUT they've outgrown their pretty toddler room. So, it was time for a little makeover! And, with both much older now, I wanted them to be part of the entire process. That's how...

How to set-up a Homework Station for better learning

How to set-up a Homework Station for better learning

* This post is sponsored in part by CNA. We have 2 little ladies in Primary School this year. It feels huge! We are slowly moving out of the baby and preschool season filled with playrooms, puppets, nap times and constant mess... into a new world of formal learning,...

Our quick DIY mudroom corner

Our quick DIY mudroom corner

It's been a while since we shared our Quick weekend DIY home entrance makeover but we are still on a mission to create the home we love and today I share our 2nd project... A small DIY mudroom nook in the corner of our front porch. So what is a mudroom? A mudroom...

Quick weekend DIY home entrance makeover

Quick weekend DIY home entrance makeover

We've lived in our home for almost 6 years and a big reason for buying this house specifically was it's potential to "fix her up". We started out well, tackling the girl's bedroom, the playroom and our bedroom first but... Then life happened and we kind of got a...

BRAND NEW: Kid’s Homeware at KEEDO!

BRAND NEW: Kid’s Homeware at KEEDO!

Party dresses, pj's, everyday wear... We are such KEEDO fans and really enjoy seeing this once small business grow and expand into one of South Africa's leading kid's stores; selling the best products available locally as well as internationally. January saw them...

Room revamp: DIY kids playroom

Room revamp: DIY kids playroom

Three years ago we transformed our guest bedroom into a cute PLACE TO PLAY for Eliana and Lia. They were both toddlers with big toys and we needed one space to put it all. We loved our playroom but over time, as the girls (and our family) grew, so did our needs...

Have a family portrait done by Puli Prints

Have a family portrait done by Puli Prints

A house becomes a home thanks to all the love and memories made by the ones that live their. Our home is full of giggles, full of ruckus and now we've started collecting beautiful meaningful artwork too. One of our most treasured pieces is a recent addition from puli....

Volpes Winter Bedding: Setting up Ava’s room Part 1

Volpes Winter Bedding: Setting up Ava’s room Part 1

We are merely days away from our little Ava's first birthday and setting up her nursery is top priority. Ava's been co-sleeping with us and it's been an incredible experience but the time has come for her to move into her own room. Something comfy, cozy and beautiful....

Little Rose Collection: A treasure for every mom

Little Rose Collection: A treasure for every mom

Never has a painting stirred so many emotions within me. Appreciation, love, happiness... Even sadness over a moment past. Our Little Rose Collection piece is one of our most valuable possessions. A couple of weeks ago I received a surprise email from the amazingly...

Dear Deer: Beauty while you sleep!

Dear Deer: Beauty while you sleep!

I'm no beauty blogger. In fact, my attempts at contouring and creating gorgeous hair styles are more suited for Halloween than a night out... I'm also all about keeping things "clean", natural and cruelty free. Surgery and other cosmetic enhancement procedures? HELL...

A Room To Share: Hygge Master Bedroom and Baby Nook.

A Room To Share: Hygge Master Bedroom and Baby Nook.

When it came to preparing for baby number 3, Mr. Perfect and I decided to minimise and prioritise. Being realistic about the 1st few months of "newborn life". I knew I would be in a haze of baby cuddles, diapers, burping and breastfeeding while Alec would be taking on...

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