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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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Mercedes Benz Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival 2016

  Last Saturday night, the new Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town hosted the third annual Mercedes-Benz Bokeh South Africa International Fashion Film Festival. The event attracted celebrities, industry VIP’s, producers, designers and fashion film models who celebrated the very best the local and international fashion film industry has to offer.   Adrian Lazarus, […]

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Last Tuesday, 22 March 2016, was World Water Day. A rather poignant day here in South Africa where we are facing severe water supply issues. As part of the Armani Acqua For Life Campaign, I was asked to spend a day with access to just 10 litres of water – for all my water-related needs. […]

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Valentines Day giveaway on My Lime Boots Blog

Your Valentines Day Game Plan   I said it yesterday and I’ll say it again today – Valentines Day is on our doorstep. Action is required, but are you ready? If you are anything like me, I generally leave the planning and preparation for such auspicious occasions until the last minute. And then they generally […]

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2015 The Year In Review – Kerry Botha, the yin and yang of Charlie Brown   Today concludes the series of guest posts, looking back at the year that was 2015; as the year literally wraps itself up. I could not imagine a more appropriate person to conclude the series, than my dear friend Kerry […]

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