My husband isn’t a huge fan of chutneys and relishes, but this tomato chutney has become my secret ingredient in
I loooove my Chai Latte’s. But buying it at restaurants or in powder form at Woolies or Kauai (which is my
It happens like this… I’m on my way to work on a regular Tuesday morning when I catch a glimpse
One of my favorite parts of Christmas is ripping open my gifts after weeks of anticipation and I still hear the older folks telling
Have you ever been into a LUSH store? I stumbled upon one at the Cape Town Waterfront and I found
I don’t know why, but I’ve always found the idea of making a “quiche” quite intimidating. Maybe because the french
Pinterest is overflowing with DIY Sharpie mugs with cool designs, quotes and doodles, and the idea is here to stay.
What sits in the corner, but travels the world? A stamp! But bad jokes aside, you can now stay at
During winter I make up for all the soup I didn’t eat during summer. This spicy tomato and sweet red
This delicious and very simple low calorie bran muffin recipe has been my go-to breakfast in the mornings lately, with all of the
This is a tried and tested guide to making your own folded CD covers with scrapbook paper. A “mix tape”
Most of our wedding decor was, of course, DIY inspired, which saved some money and made the day more personal.
Once the DIY bug bites you, it gets hard to throw anything that can possibly be upcycled or prettyfied away.
What a simple way to add some jazz to wooden spoons. It looks like the handles were dipped in paint. I
Just look at these tiny toy key chains! I especially love the army men (see below). I can’t even remember
Never search for the light switch again! Turn each light switch plate into a little piece of art and light
Silhouette pictures are lovely. They just add some mystery because of the lack of detail. You can be creative when
You can tell a lot about a person by their hands. Almost like it’s another window to their soul. Or
Moms are the best. The wonderful thing about a mother is that you can give her any gift, big or
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Include this homemade cellulite massage oil – along with regular exercise and a healthy diet – in your tool kit
How do you get your windows to look super shiny? Forget about all those expensive shop-bought window and glass cleaners.
Flavored oils are a must in the kitchen. Not only do they look really pretty standing next to the stove,
I simply refuse to buy Valentine’s day merchandise. I don’t like giving nor receiving red teddy bears, chocolates, cards, roses
If your cat feels like mine does about water – that bathing is a simple no-no – this dry shampoo
Yes, the distressed look is in, but some items should remain rust-free. Use vinegar as an easy rust remover for
Having very long hair, I have found this homemade hair detangler to be a saviour. Not only will you be
For the price of an egg you can make this natural one-ingredient facial toner that will leave your skin feeling
Download and print these free labels to decorate your homemade sugar scrubs. Find Sticker Printing Paper here.
The best way to show love and appreciation is by spoiling someone with something that’s homemade. I made these flavoured
Make your own herbal steam treatment to help relieve the symptoms of a persistent cough and to open up blocked
This is the ultimate gift for any university student! I made up a “university survival kit” for a friend who’s
Once you have perfected your own homemade toothpaste, you won’t go back to using regular commercial toothpaste again! Adjust the
I love the feeling of smooth, shaved legs, especially between freshly washed linen. Save money and make your own homemade shaving
This very easy recipe for a facial cleansing mask is especially suited for young faces and treats oily skin.
Here’s a safe and simple soak you can apply to soothe irritated or inflamed eyes.
Why spend good money on eye makeup remover when you can make a pure and gentle but very effective solution
Here are a few suggestions for accommodation near some wedding venues in Pretoria East, like Riverside Castle, L’Aquila, Gecko Ridge, Casa-Lee Country Lodge, Casablanca
I repainted this frame using the distressing technique. It was much easier than I thought, using spray paint and sand
We had this awkward wooden table that had absolutely no use, but we didn’t quite want to get rid of it either
I came across this funky DIY magazine bowl in an old arts & crafts book and simply had to try