Franschhoek Hair & Beauty – an awesome little find

OK – we’ve come to the last of my Franschhoek weekend getaway posts… (if you missed my previous posts – you can also read about my stay at the Franschhoek Boutique Hotel, dinner at Foliage & day out with the wine tram)

On our last day in this gorgeous little town, we decided to get […]

By |July 25th, 2016|Pamper bliss|0 Comments|
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    Hopping from wine farm to wine farm with the Franschhoek Wine Tram

Hopping from wine farm to wine farm with the Franschhoek Wine Tram

During my stay in Franschhoek a few weeks back, my friend Kim and I decided to finally try out the Franschhoek Wine Tram – something that’s been on my to do list for quite some time now.

I mean what better way to see the winelands than a hop-on hop-off tour where you don’t have […]

By |July 22nd, 2016|Fun stuff|0 Comments|

Foliage in Franschhoek – a definite foodie must

OK so remember I recently told you about my stay at the gorgeous Franschhoek Boutique Hotel?  (if you missed it – you can check it out here).  Well during that weekend I did some incredible things, including the wine tram, some pamper treatments and some great eating…

The meal that really stood out however was […]

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    Pamper your hair with a milk_shake Age Renew treatment over at Spoilt Hair & Nails

Pamper your hair with a milk_shake Age Renew treatment over at Spoilt Hair & Nails

Last Friday Spoilt Hair & Nails in Green Point spoilt me to an all new hair treatment which my amazing hair magician, Gilbert, calls “Botox for your hair”.

The treatment is called the No Inhibition Age Renew Elixir of Youth and is made by UK haircare brand milk_shake.

Currently Spoilt is the only Cape Town salon […]

By |July 15th, 2016|Pamper bliss|0 Comments|
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    A 20s jazz-inspired affair with Come Wine With Us & Durbanville Hills Wine

A 20s jazz-inspired affair with Come Wine With Us & Durbanville Hills Wine

Last week I attended yet another fun evening with Come Wine With Us.  This time we were hosted at Durbanville Hills Wine and the the theme was 20s Jazz – which was a nice opportunity to dress up a bit.

The evening’s events took place at their beautiful cellar which is a quick 20min drive […]

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    Cape Town City Ballet’s The Vortex kicks off this Friday at the Artscape

Cape Town City Ballet’s The Vortex kicks off this Friday at the Artscape

If you love ballet with a bit more edge, you’re going to love the Cape Town City Ballet’s dance adaptation of Noel Coward’s hugely controversial play, The VORTEX.

Directed by Marc Goldberg and showing at our beautiful Artscape Theatre, the ballet explores themes of drug addiction in 1920’s high society, adultery, ageing and dysfunctional family […]

By |July 12th, 2016|On stage|0 Comments|

My incredible stay at the Franschhoek Boutique Hotel

Last weekend I had the absolute pleasure of spending 2 nights at the very cute & oh-so-beautiful Franschhoek Boutique Hotel.

Conveniently situated right in the center of the Franschhoek village, the hotel is walking distance from top restaurants (we all know that Franschhoek is a must-see foodie destination), gorgeous wine estates, art galleries, and various […]

I try out Villa 47’s Locanda in Bree St

So I recently booked a table at the new Villa 47 in Bree St for a little girls dinner.  I had heard a lot of rave reviews about the place (along with the odd not so great one, won’t lie), but was very excited to try it out for myself.

In total, Villa 47 is […]

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    HQ’s doing another on of their Fine Wining events on 6 July with Cederburg Wines

HQ’s doing another on of their Fine Wining events on 6 July with Cederburg Wines

If you’re looking for a good dinner date suggestion, the guys from HQ Cape Town are hosting another one their “Fine Wining” events on Wed, 6 July, and this time they’ve partnered up with Cederburg Wines.

For only R295 pp each guest will enjoy a 3 course meal carefully paired with Cederburg’s beautiful wines.  And […]

Recipe suggestion: Sizzling Sedgwick’s burgers

On Monday I received a little press drop from the awesome folks Sedgwick’s Original Old Brown which included a recipe for Sizzling Sedgwick’s burgers.

Now because I’m a horrible cook, I figured… why not share this recipe with you guys and then hopefully somebody will make them and send me an invite… #genius 😉

The recipe […]

By |June 29th, 2016|Fun stuff|2 Comments|