Doodle by lantern light

1000Drawings is an international empowerment project that culminates in a one-night-only, massive inner city art sale to raise funds for a deserving cause – The Night of a 1000Drawings. This year the Durban event – Night of 1000 Drawings – Doodle Session – will be hosted by IIE/Design School Southern…

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Cheers to Summer!

Think summer, think lazy days on the beach, lounging around the pool and definitely a refreshing drink on hand. For me, that means an opportunity to indulge in many of my favourite cocktails – nothing says summer better than a colourful drink decorated with fruit and straws!

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Celebrity Chef Showdown begins at Gateway

Gateway’s third annual Celebrity Chef Showdown kicked off with a bang on Wednesday 16th September at RJ’s Steakhouse. Well known television and stage personality, Jailoshini Naidoo (in character as Aunty Rumba) paired up against SA’s one and only Beauty Ramapelepele (played by the talented Ben Voss).

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Banff Mountain Film Fest heads back to Durban

Last year I was invited to the first Banff Film Festival held at Ster Kinekor in Gateway. Not knowing what to expect, I was glad for the popcorn and refreshments to keep me busy – just in case I got bored. Well, amazed, awed, and exhilarated – I walked out…

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We love a good POT fest

It’s almost time for the annual Diemersfontein Pinotage-on-Tap (POT) festival. So if you’re an eager Pinotage quaffer, diarise September 19 at the Litchi Orchard in Salt Rock – okay not quite Durban but close enough. The festival, recently named the “World’s Best Wine Event” by Drinks International Magazine in 2014,…

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I got goodies!

We took a drive to the Hillcrest Country Market on a whim today. It was a small market that we got through quite quickly. But I left laden with delightful goodies and already have my eye out for the next one. I just tucked into the most sublime baked cheesecake…

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Be bold in your curves

Bold in Curves will be hosting an exclusive Women’s Day celebration tomorrow at 47th Avenue Lounge in Durban at 6pm. The aim of the evening is to celebrate woman, embrace them, motivate them and build an image that will last forever. Bold in Curves believes beauty isn’t about size and works…

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Spring into a High Tea

In keeping with my enthusiasm over the upcoming change of happy season, here’s an opportunity for us to glam it up and enjoy a fantastic afternoon of socialising and indulging in decadent delights. The Oyster Box is inviting you to dress up in your showiest hats and heels and join…

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Kick start your fun season in Durban

Happy dance! September is only days away and that means Spring has officially arrived in Durban. And let’s be honest – us Durbanites just don’t do cold winters. So watch my blog for all the reasons to get out and about in and around Durban, soak up some sun, and…

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Durban Day is around the corner

  Less than two weeks to go and thousands will be partying with 10 phenomenal music stars at BP Durban Day at the People’s Park next Sunday. If you haven’t got your ticket yet and don’t want to miss the likes of AKA, Beatenberg, Khuli Chana, MiCasa and Mafikizolo, then…

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