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    Win tickets to MCQP presents Halloween – the ultimate Halloween experience!

Win tickets to MCQP presents Halloween – the ultimate Halloween experience!

Halloween freaks are going to love what the awesome folks from MCQP, organisers of the biggest costume party in Africa, have lined up for this Saturday, 28 October…

Themed “This is IT!” – after the successful remake of IT – the reason why we all now fear clowns… (and have been since the early 90s), this […]

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    Ballet lovers take note: Don Quixote now on at the Artscape Theatre until 29 Oct

Ballet lovers take note: Don Quixote now on at the Artscape Theatre until 29 Oct

From this evening until Sunday, 29 October 2017 the Cape Town City Ballet will be presenting Liane Lurie’s (local director/producer) revival of the popular full length ballet, Don Quixote.

Ballet fans will be happy to know that this production captures the humour, all the hot Spanish flavour along with the many thrills of the original Cervantes […]

By |October 20th, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|

Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 3 – Paros

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

Greece Part 1 – Athens
Greece Part 2 – Santorini

So from Santorini we hopped onto yet another ferry to take us to Paros…  Now to be completely honest, we really didn’t know anything about Paros, but it kept coming up […]

By |October 19th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|
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    Don’t miss the Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival – running until 22 Oct

Don’t miss the Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival – running until 22 Oct

The shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival is the planet’s first truly international, multicultural short film festival, which is hosted in 8 different cities across 5 continents, all over one weekend.

Isn’t that freakin’ cool?

I attended their Cape Town opening night last night and was completely  blown away.  The 7 short films that featured as part of […]

Wine fest alert: Durbanville Hills Season of Sauvignon

Love a crisp glass (or three) of Sauvignon Blanc?  Then you’re going to love the Durbanville Hills Season of Sauvignon festival which is taking place on Sat, 28 and Sun, 29 October 2017.

Think great food, great entertainment, great wine & great views.  I mean, what’s not to love?

On the wine front, their well-known Sauvignon […]

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    Heard of Microblading? Well I gave it a bash & (spoiler alert) I love the results!

Heard of Microblading? Well I gave it a bash & (spoiler alert) I love the results!

Strong eyebrows have very much been a vibe in the beauty industry over the past couple of years, but even before they became “on trend” I’d been wanting to pump mine up a little to better frame my face.  I had heard about microblading, but thought it sounded super scary, so never seriously looked […]

Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 2 – Santorini

If you missed part 1 – you can check it out over here – it covers my quick stay in Athens along with some details about flight costs to Greece, etc.

Last week I left you with that ferry trip from Athens to Santorini, so that feels like a good place to kick off again.  […]

By |October 12th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|
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    State Fracture featuring the super talented Daniel Richards now showing at Kalk Bay Theatre

State Fracture featuring the super talented Daniel Richards now showing at Kalk Bay Theatre

On Friday evening I once again visited my favourite little theatre, the Kalk Bay Theatre (52 Main Rd, Kalk Bay), this time for a comedy satire one-man show called State Fracture.

The show, which has been written by Mike van Graan, is a follow up to the very successful “Pay Back The Curry”.  In fact, […]

By |October 9th, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|

Travel Thursdays: Greece Part 1 – Athens

So my bestie Kim and I recently did a little trip through Greece (with a small stopover in Sorrento, Italy).  I personally like escaping at least a part of the cold winter months, so you’ll typically find me fleeing Cape Town around June/July/August.  For this trip we left Cape Town on Sat, 22 Jul & […]

By |October 5th, 2017|Travel|1 Comment|
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    Ever considered having a tattoo removed? The guys at No regrets will sort you out

Ever considered having a tattoo removed? The guys at No regrets will sort you out

So about two years ago I had two small wrist tattoos done. On my left wrist (just a simple little heart on the inside of my wrist) and on my right wrist/hand – 6 little flying birds.

Overall I really love my tattoos, there was just a problem with bird number 6.  You see on […]