I love the smell of bacon in the morning…

There is nothing quite like the smell of frying bacon. Most people in the world would agree to that statement. Unless you are a vegetarian, of course. Think about a lazy Saturday morning, with a late breakfast on the patio; bacon and eggs and other delectable goodies to accompany them, piles of buttered toast; delicious…

SALE!!

  SALE @ HERBERT EVANS: The Great Annual Sale starts this Saturday 28 July and runs until 9th September. Lots of specials. Canvas less 50%, Colour less 40%, paper and pads less 40%. Visit www.herbertevans.co.za for more details. Happy Shopping! x Natalie    

FREE Popcorn Coupon!

Print the coupon and get your FREE popcorn at all Numetro Cinemas on the 26 July 2012. Enjoy! x Natalie INSTRUCTIONS ON PRINTING: Right click on image, select Save Image As, Select the file where you would like to save it to and press Save. Once it is saved, locate it on you computer and…

A Price to put a Smile on Your Dial

Did you know, you should change your toothbrush at least every three months, if not more frequently? But you look around at the supermarkets and shudder at the price of a new toothbrush! Upwards of R40 a pop.And the average tube of top branded toothpaste can be up to R10 or at least R7.99 on…

Free Rabies Shots

I am sure you have heard the rabies scare in Gauteng after the horrible story in the news about the little dog that died of rabies in Johannesburg. Well, if you have pets, you are legally required to have them vaccinated against rabies. This can be costly, that is why the City’s health department and…

Olive Oil @ R60 per litre – Now that’s Cheap Luxury!

I have tried my hardest to find a trace of Mediterranean blood in the jumbled northern European concoction that is my DNA. The thing is I love anything continental, ranging from tzaziki to tagliatelle and that includes my husband whose family comes from Madeira. He is convinced that I am more Portuguese than he is,…

Cheap Luxury Beauty Deal!!

If I went to the shops and I brought  lipstick, eyeliner, nail polish, foundation and eyeshadow what do you think I would spend? I asked my Facebook friends and they guessed between R100 and R165 and they would be right. All the items in the picture come to R169.84, not bad for 5 items of…

Fresh fish at a fabulous price!

Yesterday while in Food Lovers Market at the new Nicolway Mall I spotted a special too good not to share. Fresh Hake for R29.99 per kilo!! You have to buy the whole fish but they de-bone and skin it for you if you want.  Makes eating healthy a lot cheaper! Spot any specials – let…

It’s not a paper cup!

After I wrote the post about the Great Garbage Patch and how we can cut back on using plastic and paper, I spotted this mug in Checkers and I had to share it with you. It has a nice silicon lid so it is really perfect for those much needed, early morning, on the way…

Free Lipgloss from Fair Lady!

You know we will always keep you posted when we spot a freebie on the shelves. Well, the May issue of Fairlady is giving away free lipgloss with this months issue. So that’s a magazine and a lipgloss of only R25.95! Don’t mind if I do. Enjoy! x Natalie