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Thomson & Scott Skinny Prosecco

Thomson & Scott Skinny Prosecco

Add “skinny” to “Prosecco” and you already have a winner in my eyes, but when it’s organic and vegan as well, that really is cause for celebration!

Little Girl in a Big World – Her Story Continued

Little Girl in a Big World – Her Story Continued

The Glow Switch tells about reigniting the fire inside, stories that inspire us to keep going.
Little Girl in a Big World. This is Her Story, part 2.

Her Story

The Glow Switch tells stories of re-igniting the fire inside, stories that inspire us to keep going, because everyone you meet has a story.

There is one story in particular that I have wanted to tell for a long time. This is story of a woman close to my heart and with her permission, I will try to paint you a picture of her life.

Gatvol… the state of having had enough & how to choose joy every day.

Gatvol… the state of having had enough & how to choose joy every day.

I have always thought of myself as an eternal optimist. Being an introvert, my facial expressions may not always exhibit my optimism accurately but I promise you, it glows brightly there on the inside. I choose to focus on the positive, not reading the doom […]

Simply Stunning Potato Salad with Homemade Thousand Island Dressing

Simply Stunning Potato Salad with Homemade Thousand Island Dressing

Potato salad in our house has almost legendary status. It’s one of my personal childhood favourites, as my German grandmother used to make the most amazing potato salad. It was tangy with soft potato, perfectly boiled egg and chopped gherkins. Whenever I make potato salad, […]

Nothing but socks. The most relatable post on the internet, ever!

Nothing but socks. The most relatable post on the internet, ever!

This is a post I wrote a while ago, about the day my 5 year old ran out of the house in nothing but socks. I thought I would be exposing myself as the world’s worst mom but instead, got so many virtual high fives […]

The only product that truly beats the wrinkles – anti aging just got better!

The only product that truly beats the wrinkles – anti aging just got better!

Glowing from the inside out – anti aging just got better I’m a woman of a certain age and a mother who spends plenty of time in the sun, watching sport. I am only 21, but then again I have been 21 for the last […]

Fantastic Italian Flatbread

Fantastic Italian Flatbread

Even better than pizza! I made these Italian flatbreads a while ago, in an attempt to make our regular Pizza Friday just a little healthier. The goal was also to show the kids that pizza could be made at home and to have some fun […]

Warm tummies and hearts with the Moyo Zoo Lake Winter Menu

Warm tummies and hearts with the Moyo Zoo Lake Winter Menu

A chilly, rainy Saturday in Jozi… …turned into a chill out and chow down afternoon date with SuperDad. Moyo Zoo Lake kindly invited us over for a taste of their Winter Menu and as always, they ensured that we left there having had a truly […]

Birthdays, My Baby Blake and the Year of Heartbreak and Miracles that was 2012

Birthdays, My Baby Blake and the Year of Heartbreak and Miracles that was 2012

2012 was an extraordinary year… It was the year in which I bought my own car for the first time. It snowed in August. 2012 was a year of unprecedented music concerts for us in Johannesburg, with incredible shows by U2, Coldplay, Linkin Park and […]