Archive: Apr 2014

April 30, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

#Stellenblog: Time To Start Packing

#Stellenblog: Time To Start Packing

If you haven’t heard about #Stellenblog yet, where have you been? Social Media and the world’s travel and tourism websites have been buzzing in anticipation of the winelands’ biggest campaign yet, and you can read all about it on the Stellenblog website here. What is #Stellenblog? It’s an experiential campaign, that’s going to immerse bloggers […]

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April 29, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

The Craft: Jorgensen’s Distillery

The Craft: Jorgensen’s Distillery

The Place Dawn and Roger Jorgensen live on a beautiful farm in Wellington, called Versailles. Their sprawling farm house was built in 1812 and is home to the Jorgensens, their two beautiful dogs, Tuscan and Dakota, their 5 kids on-and-off and at least one ghost. It’s also their office and distillery as well as one […]

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April 24, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

#WeAreBrazil:Who’s Wearing What

#WeAreBrazil:Who’s Wearing What

Remember when I was like “Aaah, I want to go to Brazil!“? I still fee like that. Also, have I mentioned that my boyfriend is like, OBSESSED with soccer? Football, as he calls it. I mean, obsessed. It’s the watches-games-even-when-his-team-isn’t-playing kind of obsession. So because I like him, I watch with him. When I say […]

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April 24, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Nature’s Valley: Easter Weekend 2014

Nature’s Valley: Easter Weekend 2014

Over this past long weekend, we took a road trip out along the Garden Route up to Nature’s Valley, where my friend Roxy was getting married. We left early on Thursday morning, up and on the road by 5am, in order to cash in on the long weekend.  Along the way, we stopped for a […]

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April 22, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Product Love: April 2014

Product Love: April 2014

Recently, I’ve really been into natural-looking makeup, focusing on flawless skin, blushing cheeks, full brows and long, lush lashes. image source These products have really taken my fancy over the past month and if natural beauty is the look you’re after, I’d suggest trying these out. QMS Medicosmetics for great skin I always say that […]

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April 22, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Winter Weekends Away: Greyton #loveoverberg

Winter Weekends Away: Greyton #loveoverberg

It might not seem like it, with the recent heat waves and the seemingly endless “last of the summer sunsets” Instagrams, but winter is definitely on its way to Cape Town and with the change of seasons, come out -of-season-rates and out-of-city-weekends. There are so many stunning weekend away options in the Western Cape, with […]

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Kid Snippets: Imagined by kids

Imagine if you let kids narate a story and then got adults to act it out. Wouldn’t that be super hilarious? It is. It is super hilarious. Kid Snippets is my new favourite thing.

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April 15, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Red Bull Wings For Life World Run

Red Bull Wings For Life World Run

The Wings For Life World Run is basically fitness for a good cause. The African leg of the global sporting and fundraising event for research into curing debilitating spinal cord injury take place in Cape Town at Boschendal Wine Estate in Franschhoek on the 4th of May 2014. The more entries, the more money is […]

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April 15, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Review: Life Day Spa at Crystal Towers Hotel

Review: Life Day Spa at Crystal Towers Hotel

There’s nothing like a Friday morning massage to celebrate your newly acquired freelance hours. So it was that I booked a treatment at Life Day Spa at the Crystal Towers Hotel out at Century City. My sweet friend Roxanne gifted me with a massage voucher last year and I had been waiting for just the […]

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April 15, 2014   /   by natalie   /  

Freelancers: Here’s Your Guide To Free Wifi

Freelancers: Here’s Your Guide To Free Wifi

Yours Truly on Long Street has free wifi and serves Deluxe coffee This morning I asked on Twitter if Tribe Coffee in Woodstock had free wifi. My friend @RickBosch quickly responded with this link. Freelancers of South Africa, enjoy your comprehensive guide to free wifi.

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