Archive: Nov 2012

November 29, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Virgin Active Wellness Wednesday: WIN A 3 Month Membership At VA & Your Own Summer Transformation

Virgin Active Wellness Wednesday: WIN A 3 Month Membership At VA & Your Own Summer Transformation

In case you don’t know, I’m currently hosting a competition for you to WIN your very own Summer Transformation. This awesome prize hamper includes pretty much everything you need to get yourself looking and feeling fantastic this summer- including a 3 month Virgin Active membership. You could WIN: – a hamper of products from Dove– […]

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#SheshaTuks Launch In Sandton

At the beginning of this month I was in Joburg for an Old Mutual and Shesha Tuks launch. Twenty five tuk tuks were launched in the Sandton CBD, acting as moving billboards for 5 amazing initiatives that Old Mutual supports: The Bulungula Incubator Project, Nqabayensimbi Poultry Farmers, Reikemetse Agricultural Project, The Heiveld Tea Co-operative and the Wildlands […]

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November 28, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

This Week At Puma Social Jozi

This Week At Puma Social Jozi

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November 27, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

WIN! Your Own Summer Transformation

WIN! Your Own Summer Transformation

Over the past couple of months, my friend Fran and I have been furiously working toward “bikini comfortable” bodies for summer. We’ve been working out, eating healthy, using great products and learning more about our own bodies along the way. I mean, we’ve obviously also been eating unhealthy, skipping workouts and drinking wine. But we’ve […]

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November 26, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Latest Obsession: Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 Soundtrack

Latest Obsession: Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 Soundtrack

Say what you will about Twilight, but anyone with ears can tell you that the soundtracks to these movies are amazing. Whoever their music compiler is sure has some great taste. I may or may not actually have all the albums somewhere. But lately I’ve had the soundtrack from Breaking Dawn Part 2 on repeat […]

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November 23, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2012

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2012

The gates are open and Cape Town Festival of Beer 2012 is officially under way. Over 100 beers will be up for tasting this year, making CTFOB the largest beer festival in the Southern Hemisphere . They are expecting 10 000 people over the weekend, so whether you like beer, love beer, hate beer (??), have […]

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November 23, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Skinny Pizza…Nope, That’s Not A Cruel Joke

Skinny Pizza…Nope, That’s Not A Cruel Joke

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to Col ‘Cacchio for the launch of their brand new summer offering. You guys, I was blown away by their new, health concious option: Pizza Foro. Basically, it’s a 500 cal pizza. I am not trying to play with your emotions here. That is a true fact. […]

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November 22, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

WHOA! We’re Going To Ibiza! Voting Now Open

WHOA! We’re Going To Ibiza! Voting Now Open

You’ve probably been seeing quite a bit of talk online around the Super M Ibiza competition. You might even have chosen your favourite candidate already. I was a bit in two minds about the whole idea of asking you guys to vote for me, but I’ve decided that since you’ll be coming along if I […]

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November 22, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Virgin Active Wellness Wednesday: Inspiration (part 2)

Virgin Active Wellness Wednesday: Inspiration (part 2)

On the subject of motivation, let’s not allow the frantic end of year scramble to distract us from our goal: Feeling great on the beach this summer! At this time of year you might find yourself hiding from your workload under a pile of donuts. Maybe you are eating your emotions. Perhaps you’re gorging yourself […]

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November 20, 2012   /   by natalie   /  

Miss You, Ouma

Miss You, Ouma

My Ouma sadly passed away unexpectedly last month. She was only in her late 70’s and she seemed to be healthy so it was a big shock to the family when she passed. Over the last few weeks I’ve been thinking about her a lot and remembering all the fun times we had together. My […]

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