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2016 Year In Review on My Lime Boots

  As 2016 finally draws to a close, another session of year-end contemplation is upon us yet again. The year that was 2016, rumoured around this time last year to be a tough one, has indeed proven itself rather a handful. But, as with most difficult experiences, the result is most often growth; and that […]

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A Pow Wow With Ayanda Nhlapo on My Lime Boots

  I first met the breathtakingly gorgeous Ayanda Nhlapo at a Range Rover launch event in May this year, announcing her as the brand ambassador for the Evoque as well as the start of the second season of her TV show, Ayanda In Fashion. The minute I saw her I knew I had to get […]

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An Afternoon At 011 Dainfern on My Lime Boots

  A recent trip to the new 011 Dainfern Bar and Eatery a few weeks ago to celebrate a mates birthday, had me so excited about this venue that I just had to return for the full experience. And to share that experience with you; you too should have this experience (be sure to check […]

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Repurposed at the Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair with My Lime Boots

Re-purposing, everyone’s doing it. In what could probably be more aptly described as our response to the ecological and economic crises we all face, re-purposing also sets the creative juices a-flow. By it’s very nature we are required, no compelled, to rethink the form and function of objects we have come to appreciate, in alternate […]

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Sunday picnic at Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa

Lazy Days And Lawn Blankets     Last Sunday saw me head on over to Fairlawns Boutique Hotel and Spa with my friend Joti, for a picnic on the lawns of this magnificent establishment. The picnic was held to celebrate the launch of the summer season in which Fairlawns hosts a picnic on the last […]

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My 5 Day Fitbit Challenge on My Lime Boots

My 5 Day Fitbit Challenge   The Fitbit Alta recently caught my attention. A thin, stylish activity tracking wristband, it has the ability to track your steps, distance, calories burned, active minutes, hourly activity and stationary time. The Alta even gives you a reminder to move, for the times you have been a bit too stationery!   […]

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A night at Churchills Bar with My Lime Boots

A Good ‘Ol Salute to English Hospitality   Recently my friend Janice and I were in urgent need of a venue, for celebratory purposes. Janice had just been nominated in the Standard Bank Annual Top Women Awards and in my book that calls for a glass of bubbly or two. And maybe a whisky. And […]

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A Lime Green Thank You From My Lime Boots

A Big Lime Green Thank You   Last Thursday evening I had the honour of hosting a very special event, as My Lime Boots. I planned the event not only to be a time of saying thank you, but also a time to share past blog achievements and future plans. The future certainly does look bright, […]

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Mothers Day on My Lime Boots Blog

This Sunday, most of us will be doing the family thing in one way or another, as we celebrate Mothers Day. My concern with these specific days of enforced emotional celebration is that we tend to lose the essence of that which the day is truly about. I am of the rather cliched view that […]

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A Pow Wow with Zuraida on My Lime Boots

So My Lime Boots have been itching to take a walk on over to Zuraida Jardine for a little one-on-one Pow Wow session. I was keen to catch up with Zuraida, whom I knew to be a jack(ess) of many trades including DJ, actress, television presenter and journalist. Little did I know that the self proclaimed ‘most […]

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