Autumn will soon be here showing the beautiful shades of brown, yellow and red as the temperature begins to cool.  
 
This month’s newsletter is, once again packed with great articles, competitions, upcoming events, and specials, all of which are thanks to our regular contributors. Also found in this newsletter, are new and updated business listings as well as the latest properties for sale from Norgarb Properties, our main sponsor.
Competition Winners
Norgarb Properties congratulates our February 2021 winners; they are:
 
– Allengary Naicker from Claremont receives a free eye test to the value of R480 from Spectacle Warehouse.
 
– Cebisile Marrengane from Kenilworth receives an Admin Voucher to the value of R250 from Vooma VA .
 
– Jeanne Ledger from Harfield Village receives a Luxurious Pedicure Gel Overlay to the value of R400 from Ambiente Skin & Body. 
Monthly Competition

WIN AN EYE TEST VALUED AT R480

Once again, we thank Spectacle Warehouse for offering a prize to one lucky winner – An eye test valued at R480! 

Spectacle Warehouse is an optical store providing eye care and eye-wear essentials.

* Vouchers can be redeemed any day of the week, excluding Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please book your appointment in advance.

WIN AN ADMIN VOUCHER VALUED AT R250
 
Vooma VA provides remote quality administrative support and services.
 
They are offering an Admin Voucher to the value of R250 as a prize in our competition.
WIN 3 TRIAL LESSONS VALUED AT R540
 
Eily is passionate about all types of music. Patient, Creative and Encouraging. She believes that ‘Nothing is more successful than success” and so she ensures that her students find success in all their musical endeavours.
 
This month Eily is offering one lucky winner, 3 Trial Lessons to the value of R540.
WIN A SILICONE BUCKET BIB & TEETHING RING VALUED AT R270
 
TeePee Baby is a ‘mommy-owned’ small business offering silicone and wood baby accessories and baby apparel.
 
The products are custom made and include teething rings, pacifier clips and teething necklaces, all made with silicone and wooden beads.
 
TeePee Baby is offering a silicone bucket bib & teething ring to one lucky winner to the value of R270.
Please note, when entering our competition, please specify which prize you would like to win.
The draw takes place on 21 March 2022.
 
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Winners will be announced via email as well as on our Facebook page and mentioned again in our next newsletter.
 
Good Luck!
Feature Articles
PROVING YOU ARE NO LONGER A SOUTH AFRICAN TAX RESIDENT
 
South Africa has a residence-based tax system. This means that residents are, subject to certain exclusions, taxed on income received here irrespective of where in the world the income was actually earned.
 
STBB explains more. See it here. 
What questions do you have for STBB?
THE MONTHLY NUTRITION BITE – MAR’22
 
Kim’s Nutrition shares this month’s newsletter. What’s in this one?
About – How well have you adhered to your new year’s (diet) resolutions?
Comparison – Potato versus Sweet Potato
Nutrition Tip – Look after your mental health: The link between diet and mental health
Recipes – Vegetarian Quiche & Chocolate chia pudding
 
MARCH IN THE GARDEN
 
Even though we are moving towards the official start of Autumn in March, the temperatures are still relatively warm making it ideal to continue planting. 
 
Patchwork shares the March Plant List. See it here.
ARO CHARITY SHOPS – FIND A BARGAIN
 
If you enjoy shopping…. And like animals. Why not combine these two hobbies and support the Animal Rescue Organisation Charity Shops!
 
REPO RATE
 
Are you thinking of buying a home this year?
 
It’s important to keep an eye on the repo rate, says Carl Coetzee, CEO of BetterBond
 
DO PROPER CHECKS ON THE PEOPLE YOU EMPLOY
 
Employing staff to work at your home or on your property is not a decision to be taken lightly – for many reasons, says Charnel Hattingh, Head of Marketing and Communications at Fidelity ADT.
 
MARCH IS FULL OF TRAIL & ROAD RUNS
 
March is the month of Trail and Road Running in and around the Cape, Garden Route and in fact, all over the country.
 
So – Ladies & Gents Oggi Activewear has all Running tights, short & long perfect for trail or road running for both Men and Women.
 
New Businesses Listed
THE CO-OP CAPE TOWN
 
The Co-Op Cape Town is a boutique-store that offers shared retail space to modest, female-owned brands who collectively trade under one roof.
 
The store offers a wide range of modest fashion, loungewear, kids clothing, handcrafted and home-made gifts, baby products and ethically created bath and body products.
 
All are locally produced and manufactured within Cape Town thereby creating employment and a sustainable income for our communities.
 
FLEUR DE PEAU SKINCARE
 
Fleur De Peau offers top-of-line products and quality service. They have provided customers with an excellent Skincare range since 2021.
 
Fleur De Peau is cruelty-free, vegan and halaal-friendly by using plant based ingredients, to formulate essential skincare serums and oils that can be combined into a daily skincare routine.
 
MODEST ROSE
 
Modest rose is an exciting, friendly clothing business based in Strandfontein and Claremont, Cape Town.
 
Started in 2020 a few months after I graduated from Fashion Design school, I always knew that I wanted to own my own clothing label and business.
 
After selling scrunchies as a way to get rid of scraps of fabrics which I had laying around, I was astounded by the outcome that I eventually started producing modest friendly clothing. 
 
Updated Businesses
Upcoming Events
FOLLOW THE LIGHT
 
An entertainment production for all ages.
 
Colourful and bright, funny and sad, this production presented by Claremont Ballet School will warm your heart.
 
THE CRAFTER’S CAFE WORKSHOPS
 
The Crafter’s Cafe is excited to offer daily crafting events like clay painting, melt-and- pour soapmaking, arts and crafts. The Crafter’s Café Workshops can be arranged as special events and/or evening functions. Find out more here.
Events in CPT
5 – 6 March: Hout Bay
 
12 March: Bellville
 
5 March: Cape Town
 
2 March: Cape Town
For the Kids
3 March: Swellendam
 
5 March: Cape Town
 
11 & 25 March: Online Event
 
11 March: Online Event
Fot the kids
Out of Town
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25 & 26 March: Stellenbosch
 
5 March: Stellenbosch 
 
19 March: Paarl
 
21 Feb – 4 March: Stellenbosch
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Have a look at the latest properties Lew Norgarb and the Norgarb Properties Team have on their books. 

 
Simply The Best
 
R2 895 000
 
Family Home In Great Position
 
R4 300 000
 
Delightful Duplex
 
R1 225 000
If you would like to know what your property is worth or are thinking of selling please feel free to contact us for a free valuation with no obligations at all.
 
Office Tel: 021 674 1120 / 082 297 2970
Lew NorgarbHarfield Village – 082 894 1004 or info@norgarb.co.za
Lyn StaplesKenilworth/ Claremont Village – 082 846 0739 or lyn@norgarb.co.za
Andre Ter MorshuizenClaremont/ Lynfrae/ Plumstead – 082 602 1367 or andre@norgarb.co.za
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
 
17 March: St. Patrick’s Day
 
21 March: Human Rights Day
 
22 March: World Water Day

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