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    Travel Thursdays: Mautitius – part 1: Where did I stay & how did I get there

Travel Thursdays: Mautitius – part 1: Where did I stay & how did I get there

Back in January of this year (yes yes, it’s taken me this bloody long to write about it), I did a sneaky little 7 night trip to Mauritius.  Why Mauritius?  Well I didn’t have a lot of days to play with, therefore didn’t want to spend too much time travelling.  I also really just […]

By |September 21st, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|
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    Monday nights just got a whole lot better thanks to the Cape Town Magic Club

Monday nights just got a whole lot better thanks to the Cape Town Magic Club

This past Monday I did something I’ve actually never done before… I went to go watch a live magic show! How did this come about?  Well the awesome folks from the Cape Town Magic Club dropped me a line and asked me to come and check out their Season 5 launch.  I know right, season 5?! […]

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    The most divine beef fillet (and other great dishes) over at La Belle Bistro & Bakery in Camps Bay

The most divine beef fillet (and other great dishes) over at La Belle Bistro & Bakery in Camps Bay

I recently enjoyed a beautiful, leisurely lunch at a cute little Camps Bay spot called La Belle Bistro & Bakery.

They actually also have a 2nd branch at The Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia, but I opted for a sea view as it was a lovely sunny day and I wanted to maximise that opportunity […]

By |September 15th, 2017|Places to dine|2 Comments|

I try out the new #BrewFood menu at Beerhouse

For beer lovers, there really isn’t a better place than Beerhouse on Long Street as far as beer selection goes.  I mean, they literally have 99 bottles of beer on the wall (and 25 on tap).  What’s not to love about that?

But they recently also decided to up their game on the food front […]

By |September 10th, 2017|Places to dine|2 Comments|

Restaurant reservations made easy with Feastfox

I recently attended the media launch of a cool new Android & IOS app called Feastfox.

Feastfox is geared at people who don’t always like to plan days/weeks in advance and prefer to choose where they’d like to eat in the moment.  Of course, you can do that without an app, but you do […]

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    Do check out the The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers, currently in Stellenbosch (and then Cape Town next)

Do check out the The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers, currently in Stellenbosch (and then Cape Town next)

A couple of weeks ago I joined the circus!!! OK OK, not for realz, just for a day… But it was a fun escape nonetheless.  You see my girlfriends and I took a little drive out to Stellenbosch to check out The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers – an animal FREE travelling circus & gypsy carnival […]

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    Dalin Oliver’s Face For Radio – now showing at Baxter Theatre until 9 Sep

Dalin Oliver’s Face For Radio – now showing at Baxter Theatre until 9 Sep

I dunno about you guys, but I really love stand-up comedy.  I mean, what’s not to love about a good dose of laughter therapy, right?

If you’ve been running low on laughs or just want a good energy recharge, I highly recommend that you check out Dalin Oliver’s new stand-up comedy show called Face for […]

By |September 2nd, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|
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    Don’t miss His Master’s Voice currently showing at the Kalk Bay Theatre

Don’t miss His Master’s Voice currently showing at the Kalk Bay Theatre

This past Friday evening I visited my favourite little theatre, The Kalk Bay Theatre, for a new show called His Master’s Voice.

Featuring Vanessa Harris & Ashley Searly (the lovely owners of The Kalk Bay Theatre), Lucy Tops (you know her from AbsoLucy, Bette, Big Girls, Face The Music, Another Day and Camp Carrawak), Hannah Hishin […]

By |August 29th, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|
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    Weekend suggestion: The 2017 Waterblommetjie Festival taking place on Sat, 2 Sep

Weekend suggestion: The 2017 Waterblommetjie Festival taking place on Sat, 2 Sep

Spring is around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with a day of festivities out in the winelands.

This Saturday, 2 September 2017, it’s time for the 2017 Waterblommetjie Festival.

Taking place at selected wine farms & cellars in the Boland area, including Boland Cellar, Under Oaks, Rhebokskloof Wine Estate and Windmeul […]

By |August 28th, 2017|Events|0 Comments|

Get your seafood fix over at SeaBreeze Fish & Shell

Are you a big seafood fan? Have an oyster obsession that keeps you awake at night?  Well then you’re going to love the new SeaBreeze Fish & Shell in Bree Street.

A friend of mine booked a table there about 2 weeks ago for her birthday celebrations & I was very happy that she chose […]

By |August 26th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|