Archive for category Durban

Twitter Blanket Drive 2015

For the 6th year, the South African Twitter community will use the social media platform to collect blankets for those that need it most over winter in the Twitter Blanket Drive – #TBD2015. It’s the easiest way to use social media to do good and increase community awareness, with drives taking place this year in Jhb, Durban, Cape…

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Just Us 4 Children – Pyjamas Please Project

Organisations that look out for our country’s beautiful children are very close to my heart, and my crazy, trail running friend, Michelle, alerted me to a project that her and her fellow Riverside Trail runners are involved in. Take a look: Check out Just Us 4 Children, they’re doing some really worthwhile work for the […]

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#DBNBloggerMeet, Goodie Bag From Manna, And Some Giveaways

This past Saturday saw a bunch of awesome Durban and KZN lady bloggers meet up – to catch up with those we haven’t seen in a while, to meet new faces who we’ve been following online, to do some fun and very worthwhile networking, to get introduced to some new products, and to get thoroughly […]

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Durban Electricity Load Shedding Schedule

The whole country is, understandably, not thoroughly excited about the current electricity load shedding we’re being subjected to. I was emailed a load shedding schedule earlier, and the eThekwini Municipality tweeted a link to the very same one a few minutes ago. I can’t vouch for its accuracy, but you can get it here.

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Original Cocktails Party Pack Giveaway

The fun and funky folks over at Original Cocktails spoilt a few of us Durban peeps last week by sending us a goodly supply of their lovely Mojitos to taste test, plus a Party Pack of six cocktail pouches for one of you lucky buggers to win! I think this weekend in Durban would be an […]

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The Best Comedy in Durban, and a Ticket Giveaway!

My favourite funny friend, Jem Atkins, and his favourite funny friends, are ripping Durban apart with their comedy! I’ve watched these bandits (I use that term endearingly) grow from strength to strength, from funny to funnier, and I’m so impressed! I also get many a good workout from all the laughter produced by them 😀 […]

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Hope Springs – A Local Theatre Production

If we’re friends on Facebook, or if you follow me on Twitter, you will have seen me boasting about my daughter (who I refer to as The Teen on Twitter) and her recent acceptance into The National School of The Arts as of next year, her specialist subject being Drama. This is due not only […]

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