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Wanderlust Wednesday · A Morning in Graaff-Reinet

One of my longstanding travel goals has always been to explore South Africa, specifically small town South Africa. As a Cape Town born, Joburg raised girl, I’ve always had a fascination with small towns so moving from the city to the Karoo Heartland with my favourite human just over a year ago was an absolute dream come true. What better way to explore small town South Africa, than living in small town South Africa? Our 2017 travel bucket list includes…

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Friday Favourites · Instagram Interior Inspiration

We’ve been living in our mountain home for one whole week and there are boxes EVERYWHERE. I created a Move Day wish list before we started packing, which specified that each box had to magically appear in the room it was…

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Thirsty Thursday · Exotic Dragon Fruit Smoothie

Pretty smoothies are THE BEST smoothies. Especially when the main ingredient is named after a mythical creature… My Andre brought home the prettiest dragon fruit from our local grocery store the other day and of course the first thing that…

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Wanderlust Wednesday · Misty Mountain Reserve

Today’s Wanderlust Wednesday post is a throwback to our romantic weekend getaway to Misty Mountain Reserve in the Eastern Cape. I’ll admit, I’m not really one for roughing it up ‘tent-en-slaapsak’ style, but I do enjoy elements of camping, and so…

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Karoo Chronicles · February Highlights

I don’t know about you, but I still have that new year feeling. February officially kicked off the start of the work year for me, which unfortunately meant that my creative work took a bit of a backseat, so…

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Friday Favourites · DIY Home Decor Projects

I love a good DIY project, but here’s the thing…I love the idea of it, more than I like the actual doing of it. When I started this blog, I had big dreams about creating and featuring countless DIY…

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Thirsty Thursday · Triple Berry Age-Fighting Smoothie

This month’s Unicorn Juice™ recipe is super easy to make, contains a generous dose of anti-inflammatory and age-fighting superpowers, and the three-berry mix gives it a rich, red colour – perfect for the month of love! I was inspired to make this…

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Wanderlust Wednesday · Valley of Desolation

I am beyond excited to share this post with you today. After visiting Graaff-Reinet a number of times over the past year, we finally made it to Valley of Desolation (14km outside Graaff-Reinet) at the end of January and. It.…

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Karoo Chronicles · January Highlights

The first month of a new year, and the first week of a detox or new fitness regime, is always a struggle for me. Try as I might, I always buckle in the first week, or month. And so,…

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Friday Favourites · My Top Five Mobile Apps

“My name is Asta, and I’m an app snob.” Small town living has instilled in me the need to live a simplified, clutter-free life, and my mobile phone is no exception. I’m BAIE picky when it comes to apps.…