Archive: Jan 2015

January 22, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

Hot New Podcasts, for your listening pleasure

Hot New Podcasts, for your listening pleasure

For the past few months I’ve started most sentences with, “I was listening to this podcast the other day…” and it’s become a running joke amongst my friends and family. “When do you get the time to listen to all these podcasts?” they ask. Um, I work from home, alone, all day. I need something […]

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January 21, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

Roadtripping Namibia: Two girls and the open road

Roadtripping Namibia: Two girls and the open road

In November last year, my friend Lauren Fowler-Kierman and I were invited to experience a unique trip with Open Africa, a non-profit organisation that curates routes through Southern Africa. Their trips incorporate local businesses and small business owners, supporting the local tourism industry and promoting authentic and local experiences – two of the most important […]

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January 20, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

Finding Pinspiration for our new home

Finding Pinspiration for our new home

Yesterday I shared the news that Keenan and I are buying our first home (and by home, I mean studio apartment) together and I cannot tell you how excited we are. We can’t wait to finally have a space of our own, where we can unpack our bags (instead of living out of bags at […]

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Finding My #PerfectHome

I don’t know if you guys are aware, but finding a place to live in Cape Town has been likened by some (me) to climbing Mount Kilimanjaro or buying a SuperYacht ie. painful and difficult or only accessible only to the rich elite.I once watched a documentary about finding an apartment in New York and […]

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January 13, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

The Holidays Are Over | Hello 2015!

The Holidays Are Over | Hello 2015!

It’s pretty much impossible to fathom that just 13 days ago we were celebrating New Year’s Eve. The holidays feel like memories from years ago and now all we’re left with are fading tan lines and a full camera roll. Officially the holidays Summer Christmas dinner with our guys I spent the holidays with my […]

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January 13, 2015   /   by natalie   /  

Reunion Island’s Festival Liberté Métisse

Reunion Island’s Festival Liberté Métisse

I step out of Roland Garros International Airport and the humidity immediately creates a small halo of curls around my hairline. It’s not my first visit to Reunion Island, but it’s the first time I’m here in summer and despite the time (6pm) and the somewhat overcast skies, it’s 28 degrees celsius and around 90% […]

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