6 July 2021

Best Dressed at the Golden Globes

The Golden Globe Awards is the first event of the awards season that sets the bar for Hollywood’s fashionistas to shine.  The real winners are the ones who stand out on the red carpet, and LS has noted the best of the best in fashion and glamour this year. Our picks are the ladies who possess their own sense of style, and wear these extraordinary […]

6 July 2021

Be proud of your battle scars

This blog post came to me in the strangest of places, totally exposed while being fitted for a new strapless bra. Pushing 40 and two C-sections later, standing there vulnerable under those unpleasant downlights that show every single lump and bump and piece of sagging skin. The wonderful, first time pregnant sales girl, lovingly looked at me after I complained of trying so hard to […]

6 July 2021

Apple, Pear, Goats Cheese, Pasta Salad

Pasta, pasta, pasta, those of us who are always careful on our carb intake do try to avoid this deliciousness at most costs, but as I believe in the 80/20 rule, when you are going to make a pasta dish – do it well and fill it with wonderful ingredients to make it even more spectacular. Walnuts, pears, apple, goats cheese are not the usual […]

6 July 2021

Almond & Cashew Choc Berry Heaven – Protein Balls

Ideally enjoyed prior to a gym workout or afterwards, protein balls are on the rise to becoming a popular snack in between meals or for a 3pm pick up.  My two local coffee shops, to my surprise along with stocking decadent cookies have recently jumped on the guilt-free, nourishing snack bandwagon with a range of protein balls. When you are tired, it is easy to […]

6 July 2021

Achieve a drop dead gorgeous look in no time

Since we don’t have a fairy godmother to wave her wand and turn us into stunning princesses any time (or at least I assume), sometimes we need a bit more time to walk out of that door happy with the outcome.  For some reason, that “a bit more time” almost always translates to hours of bathing, scrubbing, waiting, trying on, taking off  and the ultimate […]

6 July 2021

A few of my favourite things…Kid’s Accessories

Looking for some kid’s accessories? Look no more with these perfect children’s knick knacks that are great for any daily activity! From hair accessories to schooling activities, we’ve compiled a list of things of must-have items that both you and your child will enjoy!   Love Libby ‘Small Backpacks’     Stellar Print ‘Knit’ Blanket   Papar Drink Bottle   WillowGrace ‘Sweetheart’ bows   Seed Heritage ‘Terry Animal Cap’ (order here)  Country […]

6 July 2021

7 useful tips on how to make your home completely Zen

Even though you probably can’t see the connection, the space you live in plays a huge role in defining your mood and overall state of mind. Chaotic home inevitably leads to chaotic thoughts, so be sure to avoid that and keep on reading. Here are seven useful tips on how to make your home totally zen, so stay with us and make it happen! All […]

6 July 2021

6 Habits to Improve the Quality of Your Life

In this modern and super busy age, the idea of a peaceful, fulfilled life of happiness seems like an odd fantasy.  You rely on coffee to get you through the day, you get winded after climbing a flight of stairs, you’re always in a rush, always tired, always procrastinating because chores seem so overwhelming and juggling work, family, and you social life seems impossible.  Finding […]

6 July 2021

5 Ways to Get Back Your Fit

It’s not always easy to keep up your gym routine. One day off is usually negligent. However, if that one day turns into five days and then into two or three weeks you may find it much more difficult getting back your fitness. Certain life circumstances can leave you unable to exercise or be able to find the time in your busy schedule. The longer […]

6 July 2021

5 Arm Toning Exercises

Women the world over are lifting, pressing and pumping their way to perfectly sculpted biceps and triceps. Toned arms have become something of a status symbol and, while some celebrities have taken this to the extreme (ahem, Madonna), female guns seem to be proudly on display at every turn. Some women are cautious about working their arms, afraid of looking too bulky. But the right […]