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Unwanted hair no more with Deluxe Laser hair removal

For the past 12 months I’ve been getting laser hair removal treatments done at Deluxe Laser & Spa (previously known as Luxe Laser).  Now, a year later, I am very happy to report that during a recent trip to Greece (which don’t worry, I will still tell you all about), I did not have […]

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    Game of Thrones fans are going to love this year’s MCQP theme

Game of Thrones fans are going to love this year’s MCQP theme

With all the Game of Thrones mania, particularly now that season 7 is in full swing, I think MCQP’s theme announcement for 2017 is a very clever one…

This year’s theme is “Dungeons & Dragons” which means GoT fans finally have a solid reason to show off their best GoT look.

This year’s event returns to […]

Taco face-off: Cabrón Taco Bar vs El Burro Taqueria

I love tacos.  Like really really love ’em.  Thing is, as simple as they may seem to make, creating the perfect taco is a bit of a fine art (well to me at least).  I recently tried out two Cape Town spots that have made taco making their speciality.  The first is El Burro’s […]

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    I got to stay at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve… and yes, it was awesome

I got to stay at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve… and yes, it was awesome

Towards the end of April, my friend Dax (from www.relax-with-dax.co.za) invited me along to be his review partner in crime for an awesome 2 night stay at the beautiful Sanbona Wildlife Reserve.

Situated in the heart of the Little Karoo about a 3 hour drive from Cape Town, this private game reserve boasts 58,000 hectares, […]

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    Have you heard about Cape Comoot? A super affordable shuttle service to Franschhoek & Cape Point…

Have you heard about Cape Comoot? A super affordable shuttle service to Franschhoek & Cape Point…

Hey hey – I’m currently on a 7hr ferry from Athens to Santorini… so thought I’d take this opportunity to tell you guys about a fantastic shuttle service I heard about recently that gets you to Franschhoek and Cape Town for only R99 one way!

The company is called Cape Comoot and they’ve been operating […]

Ash Restaurant launches a sexy new winter menu

Ash Restaurant has been a favourite spot to recommend to Cape Town visitors & locals alike ever since they seriously impressed during a visit in November of last year (if you missed my initial review – you can check it out over here)…

Since then, the butchery has moved out (leaving more seating space), the […]

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    Come Wine With Us celebrates Havana Nights with Fleur du Cap wines

Come Wine With Us celebrates Havana Nights with Fleur du Cap wines

Last week I joined the awesome folks from Come Wine With Us & Fleur Du Cap wines for a sexy little “Havana Nights” celebration hosted at the new GINJA Restaurant in the V&A Waterfront.

Panama-style hats and red lips in tow, my friend Kim and I jumped in an Uber (cause we’re all about responsible […]

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    Tuesday night is date night with HQ & Boschendal Wines #HQDateNight

Tuesday night is date night with HQ & Boschendal Wines #HQDateNight

Love a good steak & red wine combo? (Of course you do, it’s winter baby!)  Been looking for a sexy date night option with a great vibe? (That also won’t break the bank…)  Then look no further than #HQDateNight with HQ & Boschendal Wines.

Every Tuesday evening from 7pm onwards, you and your better half […]

The La Mouette Winter Special is back – yay!

If you’re been reading my online ramblings for quite some time now, you’ll know that La Mouette in Sea Point is one of my favourite restaurants in Cape Town.

The setting is beautiful, the food is amazing, they do really cool tasting menus, and the team is just so super lovely you’ll definitely want to […]

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    New winter menu items & comedy nights over at Nomad Bistro & Bar

New winter menu items & comedy nights over at Nomad Bistro & Bar

Winter… a time for red wine, chunky knits that hide your winter bulge and stuffing your face with all the yummy foods! The folks at Nomad Bistro & Bar’s gets this, and that’s why they cleverly decided to add a few new tempting items to their menu for winter.

I recently joined them for a […]