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Cape Town Water Issue on My Lime Boots

  Cape Town is experiencing one of the worst rainfall patterns in recorded history which, together with various other factors including explosive population growth, have resulted in severe drought conditions for the city as a whole. I recently did a radio show on Soap Box Radio during which I co-opted three guests to help me understand […]

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Cape Town Water Crisis Show on SoapBox Radio on My Lime Boots

PodCast 5/2018: UNDERSTANDING THE CAPE TOWN WATER CRISIS     Today I chat to Di Brown, Louise de Waal and Heidi van der Watt about the water situation in Cape Town.   Show highlights: We discuss why the crisis is in fact not a crisis but rather an inconvenience My guests share how Cape Town […]

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The Light House Boutique Suites

HAMPTON’S INSPIRED LUXURY   I have been to Paarl many times in my life.   No, I lie, I have travelled through Paarl many times in my life; my experiences in this town occasionally peppered with outings to the local movie house while on extended work trips to nearby Tulbagh. So, to be honest, I […]

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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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SoapBox Radio Wildcard Show with Danine Naidoo on My Lime Boots

PodCast #7 (WildCard Show): ONE ON ONE WITH DANINE NAIDOO     Today’s PodCast is a WildCard show during which I spend some one-on-one time with a name that is fast becoming household lingo in South Africa, Danine Naidoo. Hailing originally from Cape Town, Danine shares what she loves most about that beautiful city and what frustrates […]

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SoapBox Radio Tourist In Your City Woodstock at Hilton by Double Tree Upper Eastside on My Lime Boots

PodCast #4 (Travel Edit): #TOURIST IN YOUR CITY IN WOODSTOCK AT THE DOUBLE TREE BY HILTON UPPER EASTSIDE     Today’s PodCast is a travel edit show during which I recount my time playing #TouristInYourCity in funky Woodstock, Cape Town. While exploring the regeneration that is taking place in Woodstock, I stayed at the Double […]

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SoapBox Radio 16 February 2017 on my Lime Boots

PodCast #1 (Style Edit): MENS HEALTH MENSWEAR COLLECTION IN CAPE TOWN     Today’s PodCast is a style edit show looking at my time recently in Cape Town, when my friend Janice and I attended the Mens Health Menswear Collection event at Shimmy Beach Club.    See the full blog post to which this PodCast […]

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Tourist In Your City Woodstock on My Lime Boots

PLAYING #TouristInYourCity IN WOODSTOCK   I lost my heart to Woodstock about two years ago while on a trip to Cape Town for another project I was involved in at the time. My then project partner, Daniella, and friend and photographer, Lebz Skywalker, joined me for a week of craziness that saw Woodstock as our […]

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Tourist In Your City in Franschhoek at Grande Provence on My Lime Boots

PLAYING #TouristInYourCity IN FRANSCHHOEK   I planned my affairs that Tuesday morning to ensure I would arrive at my destination with plenty of time for exploration. You see, that is exactly what I intended to do as part of my new #TouristInYourCity segment here on the blog. Find interesting towns and cities across South Africa […]

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My Sun Met Weekend Sunday on My Lime Boots

As Sunday started I was aware that my Sun Met Weekend was coming to an end. The previous evening had seen me partying up a storm at the Sun Met, celebrating Decades Of Glamour, so I decided a well-deserved lie in was in order. To see what I got up to earlier in the weekend, […]

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