Zissy Lewin

Zissy Lewin

Zissy is the co-founder of Nutreats. She likes to make things, do things and wear things.

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9 Things to Know This Week (2 August 2019)
9 Things to Know This Week (2 August 2019)

The case for greeting every runner and thanking every volunteer at your next race (or…

The Best Plastic Free Alternatives for Your Kitchen
The Best Plastic Free Alternatives for Your Kitchen
As Plastic Free July comes to an end, I wanted to leave you with resources…
Spicy Carrot Lentil Soup
Carrot soup is one of our favourite soups and we often change it up by…
9 Things To Know This Week (26 July)
9 Things To Know This Week (26 July)

1. Are smartphones making us stupid? A new study found that an increase of smartphone…

3 Women Share their Tips for living sustainably and why they went plastic free
3 Women Share Their Tips for Living Sustainably and Why They Went Plastic Free
Recently I shared what 1 week of single use plastic looks like for me. It’s…
What 1 week of single use plastic Looks Like

A long while back, I read an article in which the author saved and photographed…

Chunky Tomato Sauce with Meatballs
Clean the Fridge Out Chunky Tomato Sauce with Meatballs

This dish was a fluke. It started with overripe tomatoes (that desperately needed to be…

9 Things To Know This Week (19 July 2019)
9 Things To Know This Week (19 July 2019)

1. Want to know what you’ll look like in 80 years? There’s an app for…

On Our Bedside Table: A Long Essay, A Novel, A Call to Action and The Novel That’s not a Novel

 1. Eleonor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman   In a Nutshell This book…

Chocolate & Raspberry Tahini Fudge

There was a stage in my life I abhorred halva… and tahini. I moved passed…

Peruse Before You Move: Easy Stretch SA
Peruse Before You Move: Easy Stretch SA

About Easy Stretch SA Easy Stretch SA is the first stretching school in South Africa…

9 Things to Know This Week (12 July 2019)
9 Things to Know This Week (12 July 2019)

A quick but informative 101 on sunscreen [Shereene Idriss / You Tube]. This brilliant essay…

Cauliflower Shawarma Salad

It’s a salad that tastes like a shawarma, it’s a cauliflower shawarma salad. The cauliflower…

4 Businesses Making Plastic Free Shopping in South Africa a Reality

According to this National Geographic article, plastic was only invented in the late 19th century…

9 Things to Know This Week (5 July 2019)
9 Things to Know This Week (5 July 2019)

The Henley Passport Index is the most extensive and rigorous measure of global access. It…

Behind The Brand With Annelize Kotze of MOVEPRETTY Athleisure
Behind The Brand With Annelize Kotze of MOVEPRETTY Athleisure
What happens when a fashion designer and a professional triathlete come together? An athleisure brand…
Creamy Polenta Bowls with mushrooms, broccolini and eggs
Creamy Polenta Bowls with mushrooms, broccolini and eggs

Polenta, in my opinion, is the most underrated grain. It can be used in cooking…

All the things we Found - June 2019
All the things we Loved this month [June 2019]

A monthly series detailing the products, places, foods and entertainment we loved.

9 Things to Know This Week (28 June 2019)
9 Things to Know This Week (28 June 2019)

We know that sitting is bad for our health. And now we know that recreational…

What is an Enneagram and why are people talking in Numbers
What is an Enneagram and why are people talking in Numbers?

It’s the latest personality test and said to reveal why and how you do what you do and are they way you are.