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On Moving Back to South Africa

When I moved back to South Africa after spending nearly a decade in northern Europe, it was with no small measure of shock that I realized I had forgotten how to live in this country. 1,127 more words


askxyz reblogged this on Dunstravaigin and commented:

Since moving to South Africa S and me have been struggling with some issues. Like so many things it is such a relief to discover that not only are you far from alone in your condition, someone else had it much worse than you! With kind permission from Susan, I reblog here her feelings on Moving Back to South Africa. While we have given away a lot of R5s we have not yet bought anyone groceries!!

I encourage everyone to read The Disco Pants Blog, Susan Hayden is a fantastic journalist with a very keen eye for truth and wickedly humourous delivery. T

lulu & marula

For those who know me, it is common knowledge that I don’t skimp when it comes to skincare. But for me, it’s not always about paying high prices for beauty products (the amount of zeros on a price sticker prove nothing), it’s about getting the quality you’re paying for and knowing where your products come from. 1,179 more words

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Shimmy Beach Club brings back ‘Goldfish Submerged Sundays’ and launches ‘Summer Calling’ campaign

Shimmy Beach Club’s legendary ‘Goldfish Submerged Sundays’ return on 30 November with a phenomenal opening launch party featuring special guest; German super-producer Wankelmut. 236 more words


#MakeYourOwnMagic Kristy Suttner on making Mix Tape

The recent success of Mix Tape at the Auto and General Theatre on the Square got me wondering what actually goes in to making a new musical a success in South Africa. 889 more words

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KZN designers getting ready to strut their stuff at SA Fashion Week

SA Fashion Week has become the highlight of every fashionista’s calendar and the upcoming Autumn/Winter collections showcase will be no different. 315 more words


Jo'burg, reveal your secrets

Yesterday (2 Oct 2014) marked the start of the ABSA Johannesburg Festival with the theme Go To Town (http://www.joburgcityfest.co.za/). The festival focuses on getting people to enjoy the inner city again an celebrate its revival ( 352 more words

One nation on 15 (23) men's shoulders

For all the disgrace of our past South Africa is also famous as a nation brought together by sport. Hollywood brought you Invictus as evidence of this. 637 more words