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Be selfish

Dear women, Be selfish, you're allowed to. You are allowed to think only of yourself for a little while, because f*ck knows that you spend most of your time thinking of everyone else. Be selfish with your time. You don't have to give all 24 hours of your day to other and I swear that… Continue reading Be selfish

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Easy weight-loss switches

Achieving health goals doesn't have to be a challenge, just like losing weight doesn't mean you need to spend a fortune on magic pills or gimmicks. Sometimes the most basic everyday change can have a huge impact on your health and waistline. Tip 1. Switch out your carbs Refined, processed carbs are always on the wrong… Continue reading Easy weight-loss switches

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Summer Pin up must haves that won’t break the bank

Summer is here in South Africa and I couldn’t be happier. We don’t have the worst winters, but they’re definitely nothing like our balmy summers. To celebrate a new waist line size and season, I have been hunting for amazing pieces that don’t cost a kidney for the pin up on a budget. Here are… Continue reading Summer Pin up must haves that won’t break the bank

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My top 5 weight loss hacks (that actually work)

I’ll be the first to admit that sometimes healthy living is boring, but here is how I make sure that I stay firmly on the wagon. Let’s start by addressing the elephant in the room, weight loss is hard. Lots of people will assure you that they can give you advice and coach you to… Continue reading My top 5 weight loss hacks (that actually work)

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What I Wore: HellBunny Chic

It started off with an innocent visit to the Voortrekker Museum with my boys. We were already in Pretoria, so I suggested we go to Retrospective in Brooklyn Mall so that I could have a look around. Next thing I knew, I was in this dress and falling in love. We don't often get to Brooklyn… Continue reading What I Wore: HellBunny Chic

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My butt is lifting, and other mini victories!

Hey guys! It's been a while since I posted but I figured that I get a free pass considering that I'm seven weeks out of my first competition, I'm studying and adulting like a pro. Life is busy, a girl occasionally needs her full eight hours sleep and an all-nighter with her babe friends!  So,… Continue reading My butt is lifting, and other mini victories!

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Bettie gets personal with The Blue Haired Betty

  I recently had the pleasure of touching base with the stunning Blue Haired Betty. Not only is this Betty a proudly South African pin up gal, but also one of my style icons and possibly the loveliest babe you will ever have the pleasure of meeting. Grab a cuppa and have a look behind… Continue reading Bettie gets personal with The Blue Haired Betty

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Bettie gets personal with – Mandy M Pinup

I had the opportunity to chat to a founding Bella and fashionista extrodinaire, Mandy M Pinup. Here is how that went down. Mandy M Pin-up is just a small part of your expansive reach within the pin-up community in South Africa. Can you tell us more about how you discovered your love for pin up… Continue reading Bettie gets personal with – Mandy M Pinup

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What I wore: My Sunday best

I think I have found the style that I feel absolutely lush in. It isn't too loud or too bold, but I swear that I haven't had that much of a reaction to an outfit since I started dressing the way that I do. Paul loved it, I loved it and by the looks that… Continue reading What I wore: My Sunday best

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What I Wore: Nautical Chic

I've been asked this an awful lot lately, so I've decided to include a wardrobe blog into my usual routine. In case you didn't realize this yet, I have a pretty distinct Pin-up style that I wear on a daily basis. A lot of ladies really like this style for a special occasion or for… Continue reading What I Wore: Nautical Chic