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Zana – Never Lose Your Sparkle

I don’t know about you, but I LOVE myself some Zana. I just can’t get enough of their quirky prints and practical designs. You might have spotted my favourite Zana pillow covers here, and our Zana swiss cross cushion…

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A Somerset Feast For The Eyes

“We lived in Somerset East – a small but very beautiful little town at the foot of a mountain. That is what made it beautiful, the mountain, always green, with a waterfall three hundred feet high – unusual for…

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Toto, We’re Not In Kansas Anymore

We’re one month into our grand adventure and life is just that – grand. Small town life fits us like a glove. A snug, pink, knitted glove with wooly flowers stitched to it. Like the dresses your ouma used…

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This Is Unicorn Country

“Picture peaceful streets lined with beautiful oak trees, white-washed settler cottages, and heritage roses; all lying in the gentle shadow of the Boschberg Mountain.” I was lucky enough to get a guided historical tour through town the day after…

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The Gem of the Karoo

We fell in love on Valentine’s Day, with a town called Graaff-Reinet. The Boyfriend surprised me with a Valentine’s Day road trip to this picturesque little town, very aptly nicknamed ‘The Gem of the Karoo’, on Sunday. We headed…

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Somerset Nest

I’m writing this post from our balcony, accompanied by a bowl of muesli, a beautiful view of the Boschberg Mountain, and the sound of birds chirping. Life is sweet. I spent most of the week in bed nursing my…

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Sandton To Somerset East

Hello from a hot and sunny Somerset East! What a journey it’s been. This past week has been a blur of bittersweet farewells, packing, road tripping, cat sitting, sightseeing, sneezing (Jozi’s farewell gift to us – his and hers…

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My Top Ten Tips for a Magical Move

6 days and approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes until we say, “Goodbye Sandton”, and “Hello Somerset East”. Somerset. East. Are we excited? Yes! Are we ready? Not so much. So how does one ready oneself for a move…

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A Leap of Faith

How fitting that this is the first post on my blog, when the overarching theme for this time of year is new beginnings. First post, shiny new blog. This isn’t the only new thing in my life, but more…