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Weekend in Dublin

I recently went on for a weekend in Dublin for the Dublin Marathon 2014. No, not to run it – I’m not that good/strong-willed yet! However, I did go to support my boyfriend, Rob, and his father, sister and a couple of other Capetonians who ran it. I thought it was an awesome way to get the… Read More »

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Six Months

I was sitting on the Tube today browsing my iPhone calendar, when I suddenly thought that it must be about six months since I started freelancing full time. Wouldn’t it be a good idea to commemorate that with a blog post? Hell yes. So, I counted back from 18th February and realised that my first… Read More »

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Time for a New Look

They say that when a woman changes her hair, she is changing her life. A few months ago, on the cusp of a whole host of new boost in business and a whole new mindset to match, I let go of the past by chopping off my hair and going dark. (Please note that I… Read More »

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Christmas at Home: A Photo Diary

I just got back from a great week at my mum’s home in Lincolnshire for Christmas. It was also her birthday, so I headed up a few days earlier to go for dinner and spend a little time chilling out. It was so nice to finally spend a little bit of time with my brother,… Read More »

Villa Martorellet, Cala San Vicente, Majorca

Christmas in the Sun

I have always wanted to spend a Christmas in the sun. Having lived in Spain and Costa Rica, you would think that I would have managed it once, but no. I always flew home to see my family which meant having to embrace cold weather. I don’t necessarily know whether I’ll enjoy spending christmas in the… Read More »

brownie cookies

Christmas Baking Recipes

A few weeks ago, I was invited by Betty Crocker to play with some easy Christmas baking recipes. After bumping into a couple of my baking buddies and making a couple more, we set about making a truly awesome array of Christmas goodies. The event was in celebration of the release of their new Betty… Read More »

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10 Things I learned at IABUK’s Social Shakeup

A couple of weeks ago, I was at Social Media Week London and one of the most exciting events that I popped along to was the Internet Advertising Bureau UK’s Social Shake Up!, showcasing some of the best social media campaigns this year from the managers behind them. Up first was Martina Mattioni of TMW talking… Read More »