Conversations on Architecture 2013 – Cape Town

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Distinguished international speakers from as far afield as UK, Germany and Paraguay together with our local architectural prodigies will be probing important matters pertaining to the ‘built environment’. Sponsored by Caesarstone and hosted by Decorex SA, COA is tailor-made for design and building professionals, including architects; lighting specialists; interior designers; architectural and interior design students […]

Backsberg Wine Estate Picnic Concerts

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Gather together with friends and family, enjoy the summer sun as it sets on the Cape Winelands and head to the farm for this season’s Backsberg Picnic Concerts Series. Surrounded by vineyards, gardens and mountains this event promises a relaxing late-afternoon outing for young and old. Enjoy a glass of wine, feast on our famous […]

Do You Love Beer? Its BEER Festival Time

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So we get a lot of wine festivals but what about our other favourite, beer? Also what about Beer made lovingly by experts purely for your consumption? Sound enticing? Well watch out for the 2nd beer festival this year to be held at Simon’s @ Groot Constantia. www.quicket.co.za or click

Lady Gaga Coming To SA

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5FM DJ Gareth Cliff announced on Monday that pop icon Lady Gaga will be performing in South Africa later this year. Lady Gaga will be performing two stadium shows in South Africa. She will be in Johannesburg on 30 November at the FNB Stadium and in Cape Town on 3 December at the Cape Town […]

Win with Zone Radio and The Red Shed this Mothers Day

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Thousands Of Rands Worth Of Prizes To Be Won. Enter This Competition On Zone Radio. The Red Shed Craft Market Mothers Day Promotion. With Mothers Day on the horizon, a number of the businesses located in The Red Shed at the V&A Waterfront have teamed together to offer Zone Radio listeners the chance to win […]

The Cape Town Marijuana March Was This Weekend – Video

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I wrote about this briefly last week when I wrote about my mate Adin The NoMoney Guy.

This weekend saw the first Cape Canna Fest, started by NORML South Africa to “unify the South African Cannabis culture and give us all a voice.”

The Uni-Brow Party – In And Around Your Face

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You all remember my friend the Loose Wheel? She left the b-e-a-utiful shores of Cape Town to go see if the grass really is greener on the other side. Well? Is it greener??!! Apparently it is…cause she is now getting married to the hottest afrikaans boy that side of the boerewors curtain. ( I’m her […]

Jammie Strike At UCT

On this morning of the 25th April the shuttle service for UCT went on strike If you are at UCT you might have realised that no one has come to pick you up to attend your classes. Guess it’s time for all the lazy students to get walking and get some blood flowing into your […]

Cover The Night Was Here – What’s Next?

Remember my articles on the Kony 2012 Campaign? In case you missed them you can read about it here and here. In the last article I wrote about the event “Cover the Night“.  Cover the Night was on the 20th April, and you, The Kony 2012 supporter were supposed to do some community service, to […]

Global Style Trends Meet Up At Decorex Cape Town

Setting the table for an abundance of trends and décor adventures, Decorex Cape Town returns to the Mother City with a vibrant interior design exhibition reflecting the creative spirit of its host town. Expect energetic splashes of tangerine, trends from across the globe and a new wave of ‘hectic eclectic’ interiors, theatre workshops, fabric and […]

Earth Hour 2012

Every year, I write an article on Earth Hour. This year all I’m going to do, is ask… What will you do to go beyond the hour?   AsstasticMore Posts – Website

KONY 2012

I spent the last half an hour of my life being angry but mostly crying at the injustice of it all. This wasn’t easy as I had to do it in an office full of people. Social networks are now something we use daily and this is how I came across this video. The video […]

Jeb Corliss Hitting Table Mountain – Point Of View Video

Remember a few weeks ago I posted the video of Jeb Corliss klapping it on Table Mountain? Well here is the sequence of events taken from his point of view… Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my […]

Jeb Corliss Crashes Into Table Mountain – Video

It was bound to happen. As it is, it happened right here in Cape Town, Jeb Corliss of Grinding the Crack fame, got too close to the mountain and hit it. Lucky for him he only has a broken leg. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t […]

Riaan Cruywagen is in a Jacuzzi Yo

Thats right, and it’s in aid of promoting the latest Loeries, nice one Riaan. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I am a blogger, and a property dude. I “entrepreneur” the shit out of things. […]

Its Braaiday – SA Ripoff of Rebecca Black Friday Song

In preparation for South Africa’s National Braai day, held 24 September every year, comedy duo ‘Derick Watts and the Sunday Blues’ recorded and shot a music video to parody the viral sensation that was Rebecca Black’s “Friday” Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I […]

National Braai Day Official Song Released

It’s no secret ’round these parts that everyone loves a good braai, and none more than me! well you’ve all heard about National Braai day right? Seeing as you have all heard about it and you know that it’s coming up on the 24th of September which is National Heritage Day in South Africa, and […]

Elizabeth Galloway Graduate Fashion Event 2011

Much excitement is building up as we get closer to Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design annual Graduate Fashion Event 2011. This year the prestigious event is taking place in Stellenbosch at the Protea Hotel, Techno Park. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I […]

Shem Davies Is A Grandfather

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Which makes him quite famous or infamous in the UK depending on how you look at things. Why? Well, Shem has just achieved the notable “accolade” of being named Britains youngest grandfather – aged just 29! Yup, Shem’s family are taking the UK’s teen-pregnancy vibe to a whole new level. To give you the abridged […]

6 Novices To Swim The English Channel For Charity

A friend of mine Angela, that I was in school with ‘just the other day’, recently contacted me to let me know about an adventure she is involved in that involves swimming the English Channel. Now this isn’t just your routine pro swimmer making a beeline across the channel, and here is a little bit […]

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