Posted in February 2012

Newspaper & Comic Strip Manicure

Newspaper & Comic Strip Manicure

Apply 2 coats of desired nail-colour and let dry. Dip fingernail in alcohol. (surgical spirits / vodka etc) Press a strip of newspaper big enough to cover the nail onto your alcohol soaked nail. Pull newspaper off slowly. Apply a top coat, to finish off the manicure. Or substitute the newspaper for comic strip. Apply … Continue reading

Footware Care Guidelines

Footware Care Guidelines

I found these care instructions in one of my shoe boxes… always good to re-read these. I love my shoes ūüôā Here are some tips to ensure that your shoes last longer and retain their appearance and remain comfortable to wear. Protect New Shoes: Pre-treat your new shoes before wearing them with an appropriate protector … Continue reading

Paper Art – Angelfish

Paper Art – Angelfish

Hey there… I made this quite some time ago, thought I would start sharing my creative works… maybe I’ll do some tutorials and DIY projects at a later stage… This Angelfish is made with a technique called paper quilling, it involves rolling thin strips of paper and glueing them together. I tried to size the … Continue reading

Louboutin Manicure

Louboutin Manicure

This is a simple, iconic look made famous by Christian Louboutin shoes. This look is more impressive the longer your nails are. For this manicure you will need black nail-colour, red nail-colour, and a clear top coat. Apply the red nail-colour¬†underneath your nails and let it dry. Now apply 2 coats black¬†nail-colour to¬†your nails. Apply … Continue reading

Chicken wrapped in Bacon

Chicken wrapped in Bacon

A good¬†friend saw this recipe on television and had to share it…. and I’m so glad she did… THANX Jess ūüôā It’s a very easy recipe and tastes like a¬†gourmet chef prepared it… And don’t be fooled it is very filling. Sorry about the photo… when I make this again I’ll take a better one, … Continue reading

Healthy Juices

Healthy Juices

I received these recipes via email a few years ago… In my search to find where they originally came from I found¬†THIS awesome pic with all these recipes… Print it and¬†Enjoy improved health the natural way!!! Carrot + Ginger + Apple ¬†= Boost and cleanse our system. ¬†¬† Apple + Cucumber + Celery = ¬†Prevent … Continue reading

Half Moon Manicure

Half Moon Manicure

You can use any colours for this Look, but remember to use the lighter shade for the half-moon. For this specific look in the picture you will need navy nail-colour, a silver or metallic nail-colour, 10 ring reinforcement stickers and a clear top coat. Apply 1-2 coats of your silver / metallic nail-colour. Ensure you … Continue reading

Before you start your own Business

Before you start your own Business

Around 80% of all new small businesses fail within the first five years. Wanting the freedom associated with owning your own business is simply not enough to make you succeed. You will need to access yourself, do you have what it takes to be a successful business owner. Do you possess the necessary characteristics, the … Continue reading