My amazing hair transformation thanks to Hair By Gilbert

Gilbert Mofubelu has been my amazing hair stylist since 2014 when I first met him over at Spoilt Hair for a hair makeover feature for Cape Town My Love.

I fell in love instantly, not just because he’s an absolute magician when it comes to colour and sexy cuts, but also because he’s simply just […]

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    It’s time once again for the La Colombe lunch winter special

It’s time once again for the La Colombe lunch winter special

I love winter…  I mean what’s not to love about being able to wear beautiful winter coats, chilling on the couch all day watching movies, enjoying glass upon glass velvety red wine, and best of all?  Working your way through all the awesome winter restaurant specials!

One you really shouldn’t miss is the La Colombe […]

And my Wacky Wine winners are…

Alright alright alright…  It’s time to announce my Wacky Wine winners…

If you saw the giveaway post I published last week you’ll know that I had 2 sets of Wacky wine weekend passes (valued at R180 each) up for grabs.  These lucky winners will be enjoying all the wine festival awesomeness come 1 – 4 […]

By |May 19th, 2017|Competitions|1 Comment|
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    Join Come Wine With Us and Nederburg on 7 & 8 June for #TastesAndTextures

Join Come Wine With Us and Nederburg on 7 & 8 June for #TastesAndTextures

On the 7th and 8th of June the team from Come Wine With Us will be joining forces with The Winemasters Collection from Nederburg for a winter foodie evening of #TastesandTextures.

Known for pairing evenings with a twist, this CWWU event will pair fabrics, beautiful ceramics (from Railheim) and delicious food (by Haas Collective) with […]

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    Competition time: Win one of 2 sets of weekend passes to Wacky Wine

Competition time: Win one of 2 sets of weekend passes to Wacky Wine

Wine lovers take note:  Wacky Wine is happening 1 – 4 June 2017 and you DO NOT want to miss out.

Taking place in the Robertson Wine Valley, the festival promises lots of great wine, great food, live music, outdoor adventures, arts & crafts, kids entertainment and other general awesomeness.

But how does the festival work?  […]

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    Looking for great views & a family-friendly vibe? Try Ginja in the V&A Waterfront

Looking for great views & a family-friendly vibe? Try Ginja in the V&A Waterfront

A few weeks ago I was invited to enjoy a 2 course dinner over at Ginja in the V&A Waterfront. (Not to be confused with the old Ginja that used to be in town – the two are not related)

Some might remember the OYO Restaurant?  They used to do that crayfish special/festival each year…  […]

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    Love olive oil, olives & tapenade? Then you’ll want to learn more about Marbrin Olive Farm

Love olive oil, olives & tapenade? Then you’ll want to learn more about Marbrin Olive Farm

This past long weekend I spent some time in the Robertson area.  One of the stops was a recommendation by my friend Dax who was very keen to check out Marbrin Olive Farm for a bit of proudly South African olive oil indulgence…  Being a keen lover of this golden liquid myself, I was […]

Foxcroft – a total foodie must!

What happens when you take an Eat Out San Pellegrino Chef of the Year and his long-time, super talented pastry chef and let them go about creating an all new restaurant space?  You get magic, that’s what you get… Foxcroft magic… 🙂

Chef Scot Kirton (you’ll now him as the Chef Proprietor of the internationally acclaimed […]

By |April 27th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

Absolute deliciousness over at CHEFS

I’ve had my eye on CHEFS (situated at 81 St John’s St in Gardens) for quite some time now…

Sadly, due to some full-time adulting at a corporate gig at present, it escaped me for quite some time as they used to only be open Mon to Fri for lunch.

BUT then an awesome turn of […]

By |April 22nd, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

Sea views & elegant dining at Mangata in Simon’s Town

A few weeks ago my friend Dax (from Relax with Dax) and I decided to venture out to Simon’s Town to try a new spot called Mangata.  Situated about one street up from the water’s edge, Mangata offers some really nice views along with a more sophisticated dining experience compared to some of the […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|