Sweaty Notes: Polar M600 + Fitness Tracker Tips

After having my Polar A360 for more than 2 years, it was time for an upgrade. I am a Polar brand loyalist as I found their app and devices stable , reliable and tough enough to deal with my training and my clumsiness. When deciding to upgrade, I took into account that running has become…

Food Notes: Nanuki Brownie Bombs

When Nanuki Bars came out, it was a god sent. A good (and healthy!) alternative to store bought chocolate and of course for those with specific dietary requirements, Nanuki bars are the perfect alternative. The bars are generally a tad bit expensive but have always been a worthwhile purchase, and if you look at the…

Restaurant Notes: Homage 1862

On Thursday evening we decided to try Homage for the first time. The atmosphere and decor is absolutely terrific. The menu with enough seemingly delicious options to make you indecisive. Unfortunately our waiter was confused about their specials advertised on their social media and after a few misunderstandings, the manager came to clarify. Paying R150…

Sweaty Notes: Mermaids & Unicorns [Interview & Giveaway]

Mermaids or Unicorns? Which one would you like to be? Well a local South African brand is making waves with their range of unique leggings. I fell in love with this local brands’ prints. It spoke to the mermaid in me, my inner child and the alternative soul all at once. When I ordered my…

Sweaty Notes: Lauren Gleisberg’s Weight Training Plan 2.0 for Home (Review)

About the Creator Lauren Gleisberg is an American Personal Trainer with a successful community of girls participating in her online workout challenges and workout programmes. Quick Facts About the Guide Social Media: Weight Training Plan 2.0 by Lauren Gleisberg Guide Link: @laurengleisberg Home/Gym: Both depending on which guide you buy Focus/Style: Strength Format: PDF Weeks: 8 Duration of Workouts: 30 to…

Sweaty Notes: Sweat it to Shred it Workout Guide by Sarah’s Day (Review)

About the Creator Sarah Stevenson is the Australian YouTuber and the creator of Sarah’s Day, vlogging her way through her holistic health journey and sharing it with her 400k + followers. Quick Facts About the Guide Social Media: sarahs_day Guide Link: Sweat it to Shred it Home/Gym: Both – no equipment required unless you want to up…

Sweaty Notes: Adizero Prime Parley Shoes

I grew up on the beach, close to the ocean. As a kid everyday after school my toes were in the sand, testing the ice cold Atlantic Ocean. Most afternoons I braved those cold waves on a bodyboard. It was my solitude and my savior. My love for the ocean is deep ingrained into my…

Restaurant Notes: Nourish’d

Almost missed this humbling, beauty of a breakfast spot the first time I visited but word got out amongst the Cape Town Fitness community and it had to be tried. Gems like Nourish’d deserves to be visited and supported often. My first visit was accompanied by long conversations with a friend to the point where…

Heavy Metal Travel Notes: Resurrection Fest, Spain [2017]

So we’re finally semi recovered after 11 hours sleep and I can reflect on the last week of absolutely craziness. Getting there: Holy shit. The mission we found ourselves on was challenging to say the least. 14 hours of flying with Taag (upgraded planes, yay!), a stop over in Luanda and finally landing in Lisbon…

Food Notes: The Wild Fig

What a hidden gem. And thanks to the Entertainer for helping us find it. Freshly Baked Farmstyle Bread to start off with, followed by sharing the Camembert with hubby. The camembert was refreshlingy done different (no crumbs!) Baked, and served with the sweetest figs, Almonds and Crusty Bread. A must try. For dinner, I had…