LIVING LIKE A CAPETONIAN   I love books. Always have.   It was quite something for me when, about two years ago, I took the plunge and transitioned from the tactile to the virtual (the dark side some might say). Books have always been a fond companion to me and continue to be to this very […]

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My XF Journey on My Lime Boots

MY XF JOURNEY Last weekend I spent some time exploring the beautiful province of Mpumalanga here in South Africa, in particular, the Sabie River Valley. It turned out to be a weekend of pure indulgence, in one of the most breathtaking settings you could imagine.   Follow my experience in my video diary as the […]

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Living the Yachting Lifestyle in Port Owen on My Lime Boots

Living the Yachting Lifestyle in Port Owen It’s a Thursday afternoon and I find myself heading up the West Coast road, in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. I am on my way to a small town about ninety minutes out of Cape Town, called Velddrif. Port Owen is the marina in the town, […]

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Spring Essentials on My Lime Boots

SPRING ESSENTIALS   What do binoculars, a bag containing two lawn bowls, the latest Jimmy Choo Man Ice fragrance and a framed black-and-white photograph of a sheep in New Zealand have in common? Let’s consider, stay with me on this.     I have lamented our lack of any noticeable winter here in Joburg this […]

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Weekend getaway Joburg style on My Lime Boots

Is it just me, or is the year hurtling full-on like an early starter at the Met, with December fixed in its sights? Last year I decided that more weekend getaways were to be the state of play this year, and here I was, in August already, with nothing to show for my good intentions […]

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Ivor Swartz on SoapBox Radio on My Lime Boots

PodCast #14 (Lifestyle Edit): IN CONVERSATION WTIH IVOR SWARTZ     Today on SoapBox Radio I chat to a new friend of mine, Ivor Swartz. I have wanted to chat to Ivor for some time, as he has a story that is truly inspirational and needs to be heard.   Ivor was born in the […]

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Scuderia Ferrari Forte Title Image on My Lime Boots

I’m Loving… Scuderia Ferrari Forte   For a while, I was somewhat sceptical of the vehicle brand’s delving into fragrance, I was never quite sure of the link and generally dismissed such entries to the market as irrelevant.   But then I actually tried one, and rather enjoyed it. I tried another brand too and […]

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Sudio Colab on My Lime Boots

JUST SAY THE WORD   Ahh, the creative space. Just the place to express oneself in word and image, and these days, in video too. I have not always occupied this space; for many years of my life I was a bit of a corporate drone, even when I worked for myself. My daily output […]

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An Afternoon At Urbanologi on My Lime Boots

An Afternoon At Urbanologi   An avant-garde restaurant, located inside a craft beer brewery in the heart of old Joburg and with a 4,9 rating on Zomato. I was sold and needed to experience this imagined delight.   So it was that I recently went to Urbanologi, inside the Mad Giant Brewery located in the 1Fox […]

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Dr Maureen Allem on SoapBox Radio on My Lime Boots

PodCast #13 (Wellbeing Edit): AESTHETIC AND ANTI-AGEING MEDICINE AND PROCEDURES WITH DR MAUREEN ALLEM     Today’s show is an outside broadcast of a wellbeing edit show, live from Skin Renewal in Parkhurst. I chat to the legendary Dr Maureen Allem, founder of the Renewal Institute about all things aesthetics and anti-ageing.   Show highlights: Dr […]

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