Archive: May 2011

May 23, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Wanna Be A Winna? Girls! Lee wants to spoil you.

Wanna Be A Winna? Girls! Lee wants to spoil you.

Nash and I were up in Durban for the launch of their amazing new 101 Range >>> You can read all about it on Nash’s blog over there. While I was there, LadyLeeRider gave me a little something to give to one lucky lady. Or ladyman. That’s just how she rolls. Just spreading joy and […]

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May 12, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

WIN! With Lee 101 Launch – TONIGHT ONLY!!

WIN! With Lee 101 Launch – TONIGHT ONLY!!

Nash and I are going to be in Durban tonight for the Lee 101 Range Launch and YOU can get involved. This is how: 1. Be alive between 7pm and 9pm tonight2. Have a phone in your hands between 7pm and 9pm tonight3. Tweet tonight between 7pm and 9pm4. Make sure your Tweet contains these […]

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Grown Up Shmown Up

I once saw a print cartoon of two little kids, probably around 7 years old, lying in the grass under a tree. Hands behind their heads as they lay on their backs, staring up at the clouds, the one said to the other: “I can’t wait till we’re grown ups so we never have to […]

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May 10, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

So, Like, I’m So Totally A Hippie Now And Everything…

So, Like, I’m So Totally A Hippie Now And Everything…

At the risk of being labelled an “environmentalist” or a “hippie”, I post the following poster: “Plant trees. Camp in the forest. Jam to African beats. Be a change maker”  HECK YES! THANK YOU! I WILL! A couple of weeks ago I gave my email address to Greenpop at their fundraiser/awareness show at Assembly with […]

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May 10, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Aaaaaaand The Winner Is…

Aaaaaaand The Winner Is…

The time has finally come! The winner for my NoMu Poster Competition has been chosen! The #WINNER gets to enjoy aaaaallllll of THIS: Natalie and Cheetah not included* FLIPSTIX!! WHAT A PRIZE! When it came to choosing the #winning entry, I suffered three mild panic attacks and one major bout of sleepless nights syndrome. The […]

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May 5, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

“83% Of Divorces Are Caused By…” research by Prof Natalie Roos phd. B.com B.arts Matric Cert. etc etc

“83% Of Divorces Are Caused By…” research by Prof Natalie Roos phd. B.com B.arts Matric Cert. etc etc

“Recent studies have shown that 83% of divorces happen because of infidelity / financial issues / halitosis.” – Natalie Roos, phd. B.com B.arts Martic Cert. etc. etc. You may think that people get divorced because of a combination of various outside factors. An affair in the workplace perhaps? Money laundering by one or both partners? […]

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May 5, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Afrikaburn…I’ll try my best to convey the magnitude of Awesomeness

Afrikaburn…I’ll try my best to convey the magnitude of Awesomeness

Four hundred km’s from Cape Town, passed snow-capped mountains and one-horse towns…sprawled in the desert…lies a vast expanse of absolute nothingness. An arid, dry landscape completely ringed by mountains far in the distance and inhabited here and there by a few dry, grassy patches of foliage. A sprinkling of empty settlement houses. No water for […]

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May 5, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

ABC Bootcamp is kicking my but into shape

ABC Bootcamp is kicking my but into shape

It’s not that I don’t enjoy working out. Ok, it is. I don’t enjoy working out. I know I have to work out, you know, for the purposes of better health and all-round body proportions, but I’ve always got to try convince myself that its actually somewhat enjoyable. That it’s not really painful and rather […]

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May 3, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

This one time… Tony Hawk ReTweeted me.

This one time… Tony Hawk ReTweeted me.

You know when it’s just an average Saturday…filled with grocery shopping for a 5-day festival in the Karoo and lunch in China Town…and then suddenly- BAM!- you read a Tweet by Tony Hawk that changes the path of your entire life? Ya, me too. Last Saturday Nash, Mellon and I went to Makro to shop […]

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