Out and About

Hunter Valley

"You like wine? Then you have to go to Hunter Valley! You should book a tour." Since I landed in Sydney, a lot of people have been telling me where to go, and what I need to see while I'm down here. It's proving almost impossible to do everything, as whenever I cross one thing… Continue reading Hunter Valley

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Out and About

Wild Life Sydney Zoo

Before I arrived, people kept asking me what I was looking forward to the most while in Australia. "Koalas," I would reply. "And shopping, I guess." Which is why one of the first things I did when I landed, naturally, was book a breakfast with koalas at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, situated on Darling Harbour.… Continue reading Wild Life Sydney Zoo

Food, Out and About

‘Straya Day

My blog has been very quiet of late, but there's a good reason for that. You see, on 13 January, after an 11 hour flight, I stepped off a Qantas aeroplane and walked through the airport and outside in the hot, humid city that is Sydney, Australia. Since I landed, I've spent the past few… Continue reading ‘Straya Day

Food, Out and About

This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

The past weekend saw the Grand Opening of a craft gin bar inside the Classic Cats showroom at the Vredenheim wine estate, and naturally we had to attend. And so, Sunday we got in the car for a mini road trip out to Stellenbosch to sample some of the finest craft gin in the land.… Continue reading This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

Make-up & Treatments

Review: Rimmel Stay Matte Liquid Lips (plus: giveaway!)

I am a huge fan of matte liquid lipsticks. I've tried quite a few, and actually earlier this year I actually tweeted the following: There's a character in a @MarianKeyes novel whose life goal is to find a long lasting red lipstick. It me, but with a matt lipsticks. — ♎️Jamie♎️ (@eimaj_j) March 25, 2017… Continue reading Review: Rimmel Stay Matte Liquid Lips (plus: giveaway!)

Hair, Hair & Beauty

Review: John Frieda Sheer Blonde Shampoo and Conditioner

Around 3 weeks ago, Rubybox sent me the new John Frieda highlight activating shampoo and conditioner to try from the John Frieda Sheer Blonde® range. Being a fan of John Frieda hair products, and having had used part of their Sheer Blonde range before (you can read more here) - I was very excited to test… Continue reading Review: John Frieda Sheer Blonde Shampoo and Conditioner

Out and About

Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA

Last weekend saw the grand opening of Zeitz MOCAA, the first major contemporary museum of its kind on the African continent. The opening was free to the public and, having already secured our tickets prior, we decided to spend our Heritage Day exploring this exciting new space in the Silo district at the V&A Waterfront.… Continue reading Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA