Weekend roundup


We had such a relaxing weekend for the first time in a very long while. Without a list of things to do, we leisurely enjoyed the beautiful Cape Town weather. On Saturday morning we went to the V and A waterfront for breakfast and browsed through the V And A watershed. It was the first time I’d been to the watershed and I will definitely be back again.

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Pink or Blue

Pink or blue

So yesterday was the big day where we found out whether Alyssa will be having a little sister or brother. Before the visit to the doctor, everyone around me was telling me that it was a boy but I really believed that I am carrying another little girl.

With my first pregnancy  I initially had a feeling that I was carrying a boy and was quite surprised when we heard that it was a girl.

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Dresser – DIY



I’ve had my eye on this dresser since I first walked into my hubby’s Grandmothers house. It’s probably about 50 years old and it has so much character. I always gave it praise as I could see its potential and a few months ago his Gran politely gave it to me, but it clearly needed some work. My hubby was willing to do the work and we are really happy with the end result.

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Grey and Nautical Blue


Dress (Truworths); Blazer (cotton on); Wedges (Zoom), Jewellry (Dear Rae); Bag (Daniel Hechter – Truworths)

With my bump growing steadily, I’m finding it hard to get dressed in the mornings – especially for work! I absolutely love this grey maternity dress I recently found at Truworths though. It can be dressed up or down and there’s enough stretch to be worn throughout my pregnancy. Here I’ve dressed it up for the office, with a blazer, some wedges and delicate jewelry.

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