The Hart Breadhouse and Eatery in Melkbosstrand

TweetJust listen to the name of this restaurant – The Hart breadhouse (what doesn’t sound delicious about this?) and eatery (eat . bread . hart – I am in foodie heaven just reading the name of this eatery! I had to try it! The Hart Breadhouse and Eatery! Hmmm! As soon as the kids went…

Restaurant Mosaic @ The Orient : Breakfast the morning after

TweetToday’s post is post 3 of a series of 3 all about our stay at The Orient on 23 September.  The first post was about the hotel, the second was about the dinner at Restaurant Mosaic and today’s will cover the breakfast the morning after. We had a very good night’s sleep in our suite…

Salsa Mexican Grill at Bedford Square is now open

TweetI love love love Mexican food! The spicy, tangy, sweet cuisine is my absolute favourite – which is why I dragged Husby to Salsa Mexican Grill in Bedford Square on it’s second night of being open. In our past adventures to Bedford Square we had walked passed the closed up space advertising that Salsa Mexican…

Top 10 things to do in Joburg this Spring Weekend

TweetSo you didn’t make it to Huawei Joburg Day? Tickets sold out? Wondering what to do in this beautiful city to celebrate the arrival of some warmth and the gorgeous sunshine? Here is my Top 10 list of things to do in Joburg this Spring Weekend. The Fat Olive Country RestaurantVisit the Fat Olive Beach…

Joziburg Lane – A New Joburg Food Market

TweetJoziburg Lane – loud music, an array of street food, a couple of food trucks, a cocktail bar and decadent sweets. Husby and I went to check the market out ahead of its permanent opening party on Friday 2 September. Driving there was hair raising! My gps lost signal under a bridge and we kind…

la creamy La Cremosa Gelataria in Dainfern Square

TweetFacebook Ads does a wonderful thing for promoting new and small businesses – that is how I found out about this little gem called La Cremosa in Dainfern Square. Their advert kept popping up on my newsfeed until eventually I liked their page. I have no regrets! At the Doppio Zero Wine tasting, which you…

Who are the darlings behind the Just Darling Roastery & Coffee Shop?

Tweet Yesterday morning I had the absolute privilege of sitting down with a good cup of coffee ready to interview one of the owners behind my favourite coffee shop, Just Darling. Abigail Dow, along with her husband, Gary Dow, and her parents Colin and Marianne Leeson are the owners and co-founders of Just Darling and…

Just Darling Roastery & Coffee Shop, Mall of the South

Tweet Just Darling has a very special place in my heart. If I have to sit and think back to the many special memories I have in my life, quite a few of them pop up at the same place. A place that has grown from strength to strength and from beauty to beauty. I…