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    My last big night out for 2015 with MCQP & time for a little break

My last big night out for 2015 with MCQP & time for a little break

This past weekend was an interesting one.  I spent my Friday night doing this:

But why?  Prep for my MCQP Candyland outfit of course!  How did it all turn out?  Well I must say I was pretty chuffed with the final result.   The candied bras did suffer some wear & tear as the evening […]

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    Thx so much to Cision for including me in their Top 10 African Travel Blogs list

Thx so much to Cision for including me in their Top 10 African Travel Blogs list

This week, Cision (a leading global provider of PR software and services) published an article called “Top 10 African Travel Blogs”… and I was massively surprised (and stoked) when I found out that I was actually on it!

This is what the article says about how the list came about:
This week’s Top 10 has gone […]

By |October 4th, 2015|News & updates|0 Comments|

My #BantingBrunch with Wellness Warehouse

Before you go… Oh but I don’t bant, so this post is definitely not for me… Don’t run away!  I’m definitely not going to be telling you to give up carbs, especially with all the winter comfort foods I’m planning on indulging in over the next few months. 😉

This post may be about banting […]

The River Club gets a fresh new look

Most of you should know the River club over in Observatory.  Maybe you’ve been there for a round of golf, a special event, a bit of comedy (as Jou Ma Se Comedy Club’s previous home), or something to eat…  Possibly you would’ve also noticed that it had gotten a bit rundown over the last […]

By |March 31st, 2015|News & updates|0 Comments|

New inner city art space – SMITH

Located in Church Street (which of course has become a hotspot for art, antiques & creativity), the SMITH fine art gallery opened it’s doors only about 2 weeks ago and promises to be an exciting new space for contemporary art lovers.

Owned by photographer Candace Marshall-Smith and curator Amy Ellenbogen, the gallery will specialise in new […]

By |March 11th, 2015|News & updates|0 Comments|

Cape Town My Love will be going on a little blog break

Hi everyone, this is just a very quick one to say that I’m going to be taking a blog break from today until Sunday, 11 January 2015.

I’m going to be heading down to my old hood, Port Elizabeth, for some family time and then I’m heading over to Thailand for about 2 weeks (yes, […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|News & updates|2 Comments|
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    Check out new Hung Up online magazine for some holiday reading

Check out new Hung Up online magazine for some holiday reading

So if you’ve been looking for a distraction to help you zone out as the holiday season approaches, there’s a new Cape Town based online magazine called Hung Up.  In their words “it’s where life collides with food & fashion”, and you can check it out for a bit of decor inspiration, fashion & […]

By |December 7th, 2014|News & updates|0 Comments|
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    New things: Checkers Foreign Ground coffee, Castle 1895 Draught & SKYY INFUSIONS Vanilla Bean

New things: Checkers Foreign Ground coffee, Castle 1895 Draught & SKYY INFUSIONS Vanilla Bean

So part of the fun of having a blog is that you get invited to a lot of interesting launches, and you also get sent some cool things to try.  Here’s a roundup of 3 interesting things I discovered recently:

First up:  Checkers Foreign Ground Single Origin Coffee

Now available in selected Checkers stores nationwide, this […]

Happy Heritage Day :)

I just wanted to say a very quick happy Heritage Day from Cape Town My love.  I hope everyone is having an incredible day in honour of your cultural heritage.

I really love this quote from a Heritage day address by the late Nelson Mandela back in 1996:

xxx

By |September 24th, 2014|News & updates|0 Comments|

Apologies for being quiet!

Sorry for being quiet the last 2 days… been running around like a mad woman with lots of things (and still trying to play catch up after the lovely Springtime flu I caught last week) BUT I have so many exciting things to share, like a certain US store opening I’m attending later today […]

By |September 10th, 2014|News & updates|0 Comments|