Forty and Frumpy

So, the countdown to turning 40 has begun. T minus three or so weeks, and the big Four-OH?! hits me, essentially catapulting me into a new decade and a new mid-life dilemma: The Clothing Conundrum.

Clothing has always been very important to me. I’ve taken what I put on my back rather seriously over the years […]

By |October 17th, 2019|1000 Words, Featured, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Forty and Frumpy

Functional Fashion – The Way You Wear Your Hat

 

ARTICLE by PAMELA SIMPSON ORIGINALLY APPEARED IN THE APRIL/MAY EDITION OF FLYFISHING MAGAZINE SOUTH AFRICA – REPRINT BY PERMISSION ONLY

 

 

By |July 1st, 2017|Fly Girl, Gone Fishing|Comments Off on Functional Fashion – The Way You Wear Your Hat

Goodbye 2015

Preparing for the last day of the year, I can’t help but feel that there are only two major differences between me before and after baby: How I prepare for a night out, and the contents of my hand bag.

By |December 31st, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on Goodbye 2015

MOVEPRETTY

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...

By |November 5th, 2015|Magazine, The Booty Box|Comments Off on MOVEPRETTY

What a let down!

What’s up with the disaster that is maternity bras? Isn’t it bad enough that after having a baby your sexuality is being attacked from every given angle? Just when you are ready to get it up, everything lets you down.

By |October 22nd, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on What a let down!

Date Night

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?

By |September 27th, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on Date Night

Surviving the Modelling Industry

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 with countless other lows in life. But still, I was not strong enough to cope as a model, and so […]

By |April 24th, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on Surviving the Modelling Industry

Winter Is Coming

I am a winter-holic for so many reasons, but one of my absolute favourite things about the colder months is the clothes. This winter some seriously gorgeous trends have sparked my interest, warming me from the double-down socks up, and so I have compiled a list of the top 5 wintery wonders to follow.

By |April 13th, 2015|Closet Junky, Magazine, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Winter Is Coming

Where is my Preggie Belly?

They told me not to buy anything till after the first trimester. They, in all their wisdom, told me not to worry about maternity clothes until I didn’t fit into any of my usual every-day ones.

But did I listen? Of course not.

There is this gorgeous little maternity wear boutique down the road from my house. […]

By |March 20th, 2015|1000 Words|Comments Off on Where is my Preggie Belly?

Tips for Hips – How to Sculpt that Backside and Hip Area into Something Desirable.

How many times do we hear these kinds of things? How many articles are written with guide-lines to slimming, shaping and changing the way our bodies look?

While I am all for staying in shape and trying to maintain a healthy balance between enjoying some of life’s luxuries and giving our bodies the very best they […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Magazine, The Booty Box|Comments Off on Tips for Hips – How to Sculpt that Backside and Hip Area into Something Desirable.