Reviews

Review: Mattel’s Crystal Creatures

Review: Mattel's Crystal Creatures

About a month ago we received a super pretty and colourful box. The girls were absolutely ecstatic. Mattel South Africa has launched the first series of Crystal Creatures, a range of buildable creatures with slime and sparkle surprise. What are these mystical creatures? Inside the box were 5 shimmering crystal eggs revealing a glitter slime surprise. You can mix the pieces and try different stylish combinations to create your own unique and mesmerizing creature. With

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Review: Ellips Hair Vitamins

Review: Ellips Hair Vitamins

*Sponsored A few months ago i received a package from Ellips hair vitamins. I had the pleasant opportunity to test out their Hair Vitamins. My hair was lightly coloured and breaking off so when I received the package I immediately started using them. I saw a difference in the texture of my hair almost immediately. I’ve even given some of the hair vitamins to friends and family and they absolutely loved it, here’s why we

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Review: Child’s Farm baby and child toiletries

Review: Child's Farm baby and child toiletries

*Received in PR Child’s farm was kind enough to send me their Child’s farm products that is said to accommodate sensitive and eczema prone skin. Two of my children have severe eczema. When I got the email with information about these products I was excited to try and test them out. Anything that can ease the irritation and promote healing my children’s skin I’m all for. A little bit about the company and products: Child’s

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Review: the Speech Bubble Co.

Review: the Speech Bubble Co.

 *sponsored About a month ago, Zahir and I were called into Zia’s teachers office. It felt like dejavu all over again. Because the year before, also around this time, were called in by Zia’s previous teacher. The comments were the same. Zia is smart but lacks confidence. She is playful and lacks focus. She likes to roam around and goes to the toilet often. Basically she does everything she can to be out of the

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My Lash Lift Experience

My Lash Lift Experience

Last May, Zahir surprised me with a mother’s day gift of note. A R500.00 gift voucher from Sorbet to use at my leisure. I normally get massages when I get vouchers but this time I decided to have a lash lift done. I’m not brave enough to try lash extensions. I kind of feel like it wont suit me. Anyway, I’m going off track. I’m not into change, or drastic changes so I thought a

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My wound care routine with Elastoplast

My wound care routine with Elastoplast

*sponsored With having twins and a baby who’s almost a year old, I am often in the position where my kids hurt themselves. Whether it’s a cut, scrap or fall, at some point I have to attend to not only tears but also the wound. The other day the girls had a play date with a class mate who came over to our home. The girls are wild and kind of tomboyish and they enjoy

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My LASIK Eye Surgery Experience

My LASIK Eye Surgery Experience

Story time! For as long as I can remember I’ve had really bad eye sight, but somehow I’ve managed to not wear specs until I got engaged. That’s when my eye sight was really bad and it came to the point where I no longer could go about my day without specs. With my first pregnancy, my eye sight had deteriorated considerably, and with my second pregnancy, it was at its worst. So last year

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