It will please some of you to know that I finally got my hands dirty. I recently joined the Greenpop team at their Eco-Education Hub in Woodstock to volunteer for a few hours. Deon Kotze, the programme manager facilitated the process by taking me on a tour through the grounds before we started working in the garden. Greenpop is a non-profit organisation that plants trees through urban greening and reforestation projects. They help to spread environmental awareness and run green festivals and workshops across Southern Africa. The main purpose of
As the name suggests it brings a feast of fabulous flavours to the table, all artfully orchestrated with Creation wines to make the taste buds hum with pleasure! Fresh, locally sourced produce and inventive combinations are imaginatively presented to offer a unique taste adventure. Creation Wines: a heavenly location Creation Wines is located in the Walker Bay wine region on the Hemel-en-Aarde route. A mere 30-minute drive from Hermanus, or just under 2-hours drive from Cape Town. This wine estate offers visitors breathtaking views with an award-winning food and wine
Nothing makes me feel better than when my curls are nourished, moisturised and healthy looking. There is a misconception that natural hair requires less work, that’s the furthest thing from the truth. Natural hair requires a lot of nourishment, care and moisture. I’ve spoken about my natural hair journey here, now I’d like to share some of my favourite products. Here is a list of my favourite products for natural hair. Aunt Jackie’s Flaxseed Purify Me Moisturizing Co-Wash Cleanser Oh, Mama – this product is amazing! It gives your hair
I can’t remember the day I decided to start my natural hair journey. It occurred close to the end of 2014 in the blistering Summer heat. I was fed up. After getting out the shower and styling my hair in the heat I’d end up looking like sweaty Betty. I often wondered why I was doing something so unnatural to my hair. This process occurred every week, sometimes twice a week, styling my hair to be straight and dodging the rain or anything that would make it curly. It was
Naturally, this media invite to experience a helicopter flight was welcomed with excitement and fear. 2018 was a year of many firsts, and I wanted to end it on a high note (no pun intended). There’s no doubt that the flight with Cape Town Helicopters was one of the highlights of my year and I faced my fear of heights. Hanging out at the East Pier The 30 minute Two Oceans Scenic flight was scheduled for 13h30. We arrived at 13h00 to sign in and complete a short safety presentation.