Why You Need A Routine in Quarantine

Please raise your hand if you have ever felt personally victimised by Regina George COVID-19. Yep, it has pretty much affected all of us in some way, shape or form. Besides for the health scare for ourselves and our loved ones, the world has been turned upside down in a mere matter of weeks. Whilst … Continue reading Why You Need A Routine in Quarantine

Introducing Quarantine Chronicles

Hey Trashcan Rebels, Welcome back to the blog. Firstly, I hope you’re all keeping safe. What a crazy time we’re living in. This was not how I envisioned the start of the new decade. Yet here we find ourselves in a world that is far from anything we have ever seen. Seeing as we’re all … Continue reading Introducing Quarantine Chronicles

Trashcan Rebellion x The Florist Johannesburg

I have been obsessed with The Florist Johannesburg's magical creations ever since I first laid my eyes on them. These gorgeous bouquets in a box are utterly unique and charming. Fresh flowers are a regular feature in my day-to-day activities and I couldn't wait to share the different ways I incorporate them into my life. … Continue reading Trashcan Rebellion x The Florist Johannesburg

Review: Urban Sass Salon

Last week I had the privilege of visiting the Urban Sass salon. Located in the Nedbank building in Sandton, the salon has a clean and sophisticated aesthetic and houses a wide variety of products. For those who don't know about it, it's a real hidden gem!      When you visit Urban Sass, you are given … Continue reading Review: Urban Sass Salon

2016: A Year in Review

And that ladies and gentlemen, was 2016. Wow what a rollercoaster of a year! This year brought with it so many ups and downs, cycles, sub-cycles and more. There were milestones and challenges, highs and lows and everything in between. It has been a year of hard work, dedication and self-improvement. I have grown and … Continue reading 2016: A Year in Review

Reflections & Introspections

As the year draws to a close, it's only natural for us to reflect on the past year and introspect about the forthcoming one. While preparing the 2016 wrap-up for Trashcan Rebellion, I came across this incredible questionnaire that I had to share. Print it, write down your answers and keep this piece of paper … Continue reading Reflections & Introspections

How to Deal With Exam Stress

Being in the heat of exam season, I couldn't think of a more appropriate time to share this post. Stress is something that affects us all - whether it be work, school or family related. Knowing how to deal with stress and channel your energy is the ultimate key. Here are some of my personal … Continue reading How to Deal With Exam Stress

Feel Good Friday

Because TGIF was created for a reason. If this outfit could be any day of the week, it would be a Friday. The bright, bold top with the relaxed 70's-inspired wide leg pants represent all our Friday feels - happiness, excitement, the need to party, the need to chill. (You get where I'm going with … Continue reading Feel Good Friday

Top 10 Uses for Coconut Oil

For the longest time, I have only heard good things about coconut oil. From cooking to skincare to hair management and everything in between. With its anti-bacterial and health promoting properties, it's not hard to understand why coconut oil has been recommended on every platform. Being in the beauty industry and having a keen interest … Continue reading Top 10 Uses for Coconut Oil

23 Things I’ve Learnt Before Turning 23

With tomorrow's coming of age (I'm turning 23, no big deal), I thought what better way to start the birthday celebrations than to share some life lessons that I've learnt along this journey. Here are 23 things I have learnt before turning 23. This too shall pass. Always remember that the bad times are just … Continue reading 23 Things I’ve Learnt Before Turning 23