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Happy New Year and welcome to the first Sunday Things of 2019 and a few thoughts on being resolution free in this new calendar year. While it doesn’t imply that you should be without aspirations, I’ve been alive long enough to recognise that new years resolutions, as well-intentioned as they may be, are subject to a…

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This year, the theme at our home is low-key festive. If you read last week Sunday’s post, you’ll understand my dilemma on whether or not to even bother with this year’s festivities. But after a bit of back and forth, we decided it would do us some good to at least acknowledge the season. While it will be…

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At the moment, I’m a passenger to loss but the feeling of loss is no less acute. Then again, am I really a passenger or is this loss very much open to my grief as well?  Yesterday, we lit candles as it was cold and also because it sets a certain mood, doesn’t it? Later,…

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  For this edition of Sunday Things, I’ve battled the museum crowds so you don’t have to, to bring you deets on vintage gowns, crowns and angel wings. Each year, the glitz of the Met Gala ushers in the Costume Institute at the Met Museum’s annual exhibition, which is in addition to the other displays…

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One of the highlights of blogging is being tagged to participate in tags or challenges. So in this post, I’m responding to the 50 Things that Make My Life Extraordinary or 50 Things That Make Me Smile tag. I was tagged by Paula of The Value of A Moment blog to participate, a sweet surprise as always. Paula…

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Breakfast is best? That’s increasingly debatable, although most of us have been told that it’s a must or else. But what can breakfast do for your beauty routine, specifically your, skin, ageing and energy levels? That depends on what you reach for when you break the fast and how consistently you ensure to actually have…

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Today, I wanted to share one of my latest finds in the form of home fragrance which to me, is indeed part of the beauty category. Surely, you want your baths or your ten-minute makeup routine to have a little something that helps to elevate it. In the same way, good bed linens are a priority,…

The White Company Fragrance

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