Posts by Sheena

Lexi’s Healthy Eatery

“Eat More Plants”, the slogan for Lexi’s Healthy Eatery and some great words to live by. The ethos of this mostly plant-based eatery is simple; to make the most sustainable, conscious, ethical and healthy meals possible. Founder Lexi has been putting these principles into practice in her life for years, and opening shop in the heart… Continue reading

#HelloRecommends Health Works

Health Works in Hyde Park Corner is one of Joburg's premier health stores and has been for 20 years, because of the idea that they only sell one product... Health! Founder Linda Weech and her team of dedicated and knowledgeable consultants have a longstanding history of excellent service. Of course, when the #HelloRecommends team got... Continue reading

Lower Waste DIY Toothpaste

I never thought I'd be the girl to make her own toothpaste, let alone write about it but in my quest for reducing my single-use waste, I got extremely irritated by throwing my toothpaste tubes away. I wondered if I there was a solution to this other than very pricey toothpaste capsules which cost double... Continue reading

Regaining health: Figuring out “Why?”

Just by clicking through to this post you've already shown yourself one thing:  you're interested in your own health and wellbeing. You wouldn't spend your valuable time on this page if you didn't feel that your health is important to you. That's a pretty good start but finding and keeping motivation levels can be challenging.... Continue reading

Drakensberg & Clarens on a Budget

A trip to the beautiful Drakensberg and Clarens proves that local travel doesn't need to be unaffordable, or short on any incredible experiences. A 3 night, 4-day road trip cost us only R6 000 for two people. Here's what we did and how we did it. Andrew, my wonderful boyfriend, had wanted to take a trip... Continue reading

My nightly routine

I'm not a morning person, but  I'm doing everything I can to become one! We know that sleep is important for all parts of our health and to function throughout the day. With my schedule changing so I can teach early morning yoga classes and still juggle my fashion styling work (and this blog) restful sleep... Continue reading

24 Hours at Pablo House

This hidden gem is about to become Joburg's most treasured not-so-secret locale. Pablo House, a boutique guest house, boasts the rarety of sweeping views of Johannesburg, elegant design and every creature comfort conceivable. The luxury retreat sits at Melville's highest point and is ideally located to the city centre, cultural hubs and the quaint surrounding suburbs.... Continue reading

Spanx & Zemp: Ideal Travel Companions

They say that once the travel bug bites, it's an obsession that never stops. After travels abroad in my early 20's, I slowed down on trips away for many reasons but this year I've decided to make it a priority again. Luckily for me, reconsidering my travel essentials to keeping packing light, smart and multi-functional has... Continue reading