June 14, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Just sitting here…with my foot behind my head. You?

Just sitting here…with my foot behind my head. You?

Me. In Pilates class. In 2017. While on a break from Adventure Bootcamp  (my next camp starts on 4 July) I decided to sign up for a class with a little lower insensity. Man, was I wrong when I chose Pilates. I started my Pilates classes with Helen at The Pilates Club in Hout Bay. […]

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June 14, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Red Hot Lips on 36Boutiques.com

Red Hot Lips on 36Boutiques.com

Check out this feature I wrote for 36 Boutiques on how to get the perfect red lip for winter. 36 Boutiques is an amazing new fashion site that offers inspiration, trends, shopping, links to rad interwebbery and some fantastic South Africans with their own brand of style. Is there anything you’d like to know about […]

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June 13, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

X-Men: First Class…thoughts from a woman’s mind

X-Men: First Class…thoughts from a woman’s mind

The things one does for love… Even though I’ve never watched any of the previous X-Men movies, nor any of the (seemingly hundreds) of Wolverine spin-off movies, I still accompanied Nash to the fourth installment in the X-Men franchise this weekend. I knew X-Men wasn’t going to be fun for me because a) I don’t […]

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June 12, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

I’m Making Mac & Cheese

I’m Making Mac & Cheese

Looking for the perfect mac & cheese recipe, I delved headlong into the minefield that is: The Interweb. Googling mac & cheese, I found literally thousands of recipes and hundreds of thousands of comments on these recipes. Bacon, no bacon. Milk vs cream. Cheddar vs Parmesan. In the end, I chose a recipe that was […]

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Friend-emies. Sometimes, Friends Just Break Up

You know when you meet a guy…and he’s so rad! And you get along so well and he’s soooo funny! You start spending all your time together…you have everything in common anyway. You invite him out to meet all your friends. You go away together and have an awesome time! You take pictures of the […]

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June 2, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

I want EVERYTHING in this range:Mink Pink

I want EVERYTHING in this range:Mink Pink

It’s not very often that you find an entire range of clothing that you actually could wear every day for the rest of your life. I’ve found one. Mink Pink. Look at this: I know. Amazing. Not for winter, obviously. PS. Does the model at the top not look exactly like Samantha Laura Kaye?

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June 1, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Latest Obsession: Black Lipstick

Latest Obsession: Black Lipstick

Black lips may not be easy to wear. But I can’t stop loving them.

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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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