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Post-Baby Body Blues

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This week a pic showed up on my newsfeed of South African born supermodel Candice Swanepoel one year after giving birth. She’s doing her thaing in a thong, as she does, strutting her bad-self on the catwalk […]

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MOVEPRETTY

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The first in a series on entrepreneurial women in SA - showcasing their creativity and how they harnessed their passion and built the start-ups from scratch. These are the women I admire and hope to be like when I build my own little empire one day...

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Date Night

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Date night – a new added feature to my fully changed life that used to be lovingly known as ‘A Whim On A Week Night’. But now, any whims or fancies need careful planning, baby sitters, breast pumps...and frozen back-up milk. What better night to debut my new do?

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Surviving the Modelling Industry

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They say that it takes a very strong person to survive the modeling industry. I consider myself extremely strong, having survived the death of a lover, losing a child, overcoming a skin-cancer diagnosis and coping […]

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CrossFit and Pregnancy: My Story

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Every woman and every pregnancy is different, but those who exercised before pregnancy are usually able to continue working out at the same level - This is what the doctors are saying now. We are no longer eating for two, we are exercising for two!

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The Naked Truth about Boudoir Photography

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With Valentine's day right around the corner and Boudoir Photography being the hot new trend, would you ever consider taking professional boudoir photo's for your significant other? The idea is as daunting for some as it is titillating for others…but no matter how you feel about it, it all boils down to one thing: Getting semi-naked in front of a stranger.

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How Modelling Destroyed my Self Image

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Diminished to little more than a clothes horse with no mind - just a body - I started to blame myself for being 'ugly'. I would compare myself, judge myself and take myself down to a disgustingly shallow level. It wasn’t something I verbalised, but raged against the whole industry till the point where I quit, because I would rather be myself than a wisp of what they wanted me to be. Still the internal battle continued.