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    Looking for the perfect weekend getaway? Book at stay at the Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel

Looking for the perfect weekend getaway? Book at stay at the Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel

So a couple of weekends ago I got to spend a night at the newly refurbished aha Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel.  The refurbishment included a complete overhaul of all 26 bedrooms, bathrooms & public facilities as well as the addition of 3 new bedrooms which now brings their total number of rooms to 29.

I […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Places to stay|0 Comments|

Roast chicken deliciousness over at Roast & Co

Roast & Co is one of the latest “mono menu” style restaurants to hit the Cape Town scene.  The brainchild of the owners of HQ, Roast & Co serves Elgin free range chickens roasted to perfection & served with side dishes reminiscent of a decadent Sunday lunch with family & friends.

Now I know what […]

By |November 19th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

Gettin’ my balayage on with Hair by Gilbert

So this year has been a pretty exciting one hair wise, and that’s all thanks to the incredible Gilbert Mofubelu from Hair By Gilbert. He’s taken me from drab brunette to balayage queen and now I simply don’t know how I will ever live without him in my life. 🙂

For those not familiar with […]

By |November 16th, 2017|Pamper bliss|0 Comments|
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    There was definitely fire at Firefish – the new Kove Collection restaurant in the V&A ;)

There was definitely fire at Firefish – the new Kove Collection restaurant in the V&A ;)

I’m going to be honest, I’ve been sitting on this post for quite some time, not sure how to position it due to some hiccups on the night.   But, I eventually decided to just put it out there, warts and all (so to speak), because it was only 3 weeks after their doors opened for business […]

By |November 11th, 2017|Places to dine|2 Comments|
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    Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 5 – A quick stop in Sorrento (and yes I know that’s in Italy) ;)

Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 5 – A quick stop in Sorrento (and yes I know that’s in Italy) ;)

If you missed parts 1, 2, 3 & 4, you can check them out over here:

Greece Part 1 – Athens
Greece Part 2 – Santorini
Greece Part 3 – Paros
Greece Part 4 – Mykonos

The last stop on our little Mediterranean adventure was Sorrento, Italy.  Why this departure from the beautiful Greek waters?  […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|

Great coffee, breakfasts & art collide at Ground Art Caffe

The De Waterkant area is of course well-known for its awesome coffee spots, galleries and eateries… But Ground Art Caffe has somehow managed to blend all of those things into one fantastic little space that’s definitely a must see.

Located at 16o Strand St, this cool corner spot serves up a mean cuppa made from […]

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    Don’t miss the Splash of Pink Paul René Bubbly Festival on 4 Nov

Don’t miss the Splash of Pink Paul René Bubbly Festival on 4 Nov

A splash of pink and lots of bubbles… That’s what’s waiting for you at the Paul René “Splash of Pink” bubbly festival which is taking place next Saturday, 4 Nov 2017.

All the bubbly action will be taking place at their beautiful home, the Wonderfontein Wine Estate in Robertson.

Lovers of bubbly will be able to enjoy Paul […]

Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 4 – Mykonos

If you missed parts 1, 2 & 3, you can check them out over here:

Greece Part 1 – Athens
Greece Part 2 – Santorini
Greece Part 3 – Paros

From Paros we hopped onto yet another ferry to get to Mykonos.  We left Paros at 12:50 and arrived in Mykonos at 13:30, so the […]

By |October 26th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|

And my MCQP presents Halloween winners are…

So my 2 MCQP presents Halloween ticket winners are:

Waleed
Tammy Lee

I have your email addresses, so will be in touch!

If you didn’t win & you’re still thinking about going, remember that tickets for MCQP PRESENTS HALLOWEEN is available at www.quicket.co.za and costs R150 pp.  Here’s a reminder of the lineup:

xxx

Have you checked out the new Tiger’s Milk on Kloof yet?

So there’s a new Tiger’s Milk on Kloof… well actually there are two entrances:  one on the Kloof St side next to NY Slice and the other on the Rheede St side across the road from Sawaddee:

Decor wise, you’re looking at the classic Tiger’s Milk vibe we’ve come to know – quirky & casual, large […]

By |October 25th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|