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Electric Evolution with the BMW i3 on My Lime Boots

evolution /ˌiːvəˈluːʃ(ə)n Defined by the trusty internet as the gradual development of something, evolution is a natural state of affairs. It is happening all around us, all of the time. Right now in fact. And never more so than in the world of motoring. BMW first offered their electrified vehicle range to South Africans, the […]

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My Saturday Find Urbanologi and Mad Giant on My Lime Boots

  My Saturday Find, belated as it may be, takes me to an old favourite I discovered back in 2017 in Newtown, Joburg. Not sure about the My Saturday Find thinking, check out my first post in the series here.   An avant-garde restaurant, located inside a craft beer brewery in the heart of old Joburg […]

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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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Inner City Joburg Rejuvenation with Gerald Garner on SoapBox Radio on My Lime Boots

PodCast #12 (Lifestyle Edit): INNER CITY JOBURG REJUVENATION WITH GERALD GARNER     Today’s show is an outside broadcast of a lifestyle edit show, live from Hangout Jozi in the One Eloff development of inner city Joburg, during which I get to meet a true Joburg legend, Gerald Garner. Well known for his tireless efforts alongside […]

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