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The Richmond Studio Cafe on My Saturday Find on My Lime Boots

  Driving through the Joburg suburb of Auckland Park I am immediately transported back to my university days, having studied down the road at the Rand Afrikaans University (now University of Joburg). I see a space that is in the process of change, for the better. New developments are taking place, the slightly grimy feel […]

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My Saturday Find Voodoo Lily Cafe Birdhaven on My Lime Boots

  Birdhaven, a small, lush, leafy suburb located in the heart of the northern suburbs of Joburg, plays home to this weeks My Saturday Find. Voodoo Lily Café is a spot I have frequented several times over the last few years, mainly to take in the “escape from the city” vibe I so enjoy while […]

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My Saturday Find Kitcheners Bar Braamfontein on My Lime Boots

  In a week flavoured by intense emotions and intermittent bouts of serious self-reflection following the loss of my dear friend Meruschka Govender aka Mzansi Girl, I decided not to break my weekly search for interesting spots to satisfy my weekend wanderlust. Nope. I think that is what Mush would have done.   So in […]

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My Saturday Find Habesha Ethiopian Cuisine Maboneng on My Lime Boots

  So, as I continue with my goal of trying something interesting each Saturday, this week I’m in the mood for a lunch spot. Not just any spot, something interesting – an experience is what I’m looking for. My Saturday Find continues. See my first post in this series for more on this concept and my thinking. […]

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My Saturday Find Doppio Zero Bassonia on My Lime Boots

  So picture this. You’ve just woken up, it’s a Saturday morning. You know this because you emerged from a state of joyous slumber, without being serenaded by a screaming alarm clock. That, and yesterday was Friday.   But I digress.   No fixed plans are in place for the weekend – which is literally your […]

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Nokia Mobile At Mobile World Congress on My Lime Boots

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2018   Mobile World Congress, or to those in the know, MWC and in this incarnation #MWC2018, is a trade show which sees the who’s who of the mobile phone, tablet and other related digital devices market come together in Barcelona. Probably the biggest mobile phone show in the world, it is […]

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New Year New Things title image on My Lime Boots

I’m not one for new years resolutions, never have been.   However, as 2018 started to build momentum into what is currently my life, there were certain things, I reflected, I wanted to change. Areas in my life that required attention and a de-clutter. Perhaps they are indeed new years resolutions, but somewhat after the […]

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Joburg Landmarks on My Lime Boots

MY TOP 3 LANDMARKS OF JOBURG   I love my city, anyone who reads my blog and social media posts will know that. What I really enjoy about my city is exploring, and when I explore aspects of my city using video, man, I am really chuffed. Joburg is such a diverse city, a city […]

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Burgers and Beers Joburgs Best Spots on My Lime Boots

BURGERS AND BEERS – JOBURG’S BEST SPOTS   Burgers and Beers, I am sure the pairing must be a firm favourite amongst many. Add to that the flair and creativity we see of late on the culinary scene and you are literally spoilt for choice when desiring to indulge this specific fancy. Oh, how does one choose? […]

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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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