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the different kinds of people you will find at gym
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The 3 Types of Gymers

Every time I go to gym I can’t help but be inspired by all the people there, it’s inspiring on so many levels. Firstly, people at gym have made a resolution: to work on having a fitter/healthier/stronger/slimmer body. It’s one thing just deciding on something, but when you have to invest your hard-earned cash into a decision, it’s something else….

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why you have to marry up
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Why You Have To Marry Up

Financially, I’m not sure which one, between my husband and I, married up, because we both don’t have money, except for that inheritance lumpsum waiting for me  (lol! I wish); and our families are far far far from balling. Education-wise, I’m also not sure. He went to a high school that cost about R60 000 a year (20+ years ago),…

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Beauty

Thought #2 (30 Thoughts Before 30) Beauty Products – Do They Really Make Us Beautiful? To the ladies, interesting thought: that is; the things that we use to “beautify” ourselves often leave our natural beauty in a worse off state. What do I mean? Well, for example, we use make up to ‘accentuate our beauty’, whether it’s everyday or for…

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Happy Anniversary To Us!

Today we celebrate our 6 year wedding anniversary……whoop whoop!!! ???   I just realised I got married young…..?…6 years of marriage and I’m not even 30 yet!  Hhe banna! ?   Anyway, I just wanted to share a special moment.  My husband wrote and sang two songs for me on our wedding day….(yeah, he is that awesome 🙂 Anyway, here…

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Our First Family Self-Portrait

This week, we attempted our very first family selfie 🙂 It didn’t go too badly, but reminded me of how difficult it is working with little people on shoots….even when they’re yours :/ I’m a professional photographer, so the technical side of it was simple.  Let me quickly run you through how you can take good-looking photos without spending a…

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No Pain, No Gain!

That’s a term we’ve all probably heard.   I’ve heard it a lot in the fitness circles lately. I remember after I joined gym, one of the fitness guys was showing me around and showing me how the equipment works. And when he was showing me one of the machines, I remember he said something like “When it starts burning,…

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