Breaking bread at Day Break – Newport Market and Deli

TweetOn Saturday’s we like to go out as a family and just have good quality time together. This past Saturday we went to the Two Oceans Aquarium for some fishy fun and then to Green Point Park to explore, play and get some steps in. First – Green Point Park is probably one of my…

Geelbek Restaurant at West Coast National Park

TweetThis last week I had the absolute spoil of being taken to West Coast National Park by Husby. It is sheer paradise there – nothing in South Africa compares in my opinion. While there our tummies started rumbling and we went to Geelbek Restaurant – the only restaurant within the reserve. I expected a very…

Beautiful Evening Star Market in Henley on Klip

TweetBeautiful Evening Star Market in Henley on Klip Last month I had the pleasure of being invited by a co-blogger, Nicole from The Beautiful Blog, to attend the Evening Star Market and do a blog collaboration on the market. Thank you Nicole for the opportunity. It was a beautiful day and I thoroughly enjoyed myself….

The vision behind The Art Farm as told by Ilse Becker

TweetThe Art Farm has made it’s mark amongst the Joburg South locals. Bringing you fine art, crafts, interesting craftsmanship classes, farm animals, restaurants, and markets it seems to cover a vast “target audience” whilst maintaining it’s family friendly status. People of the South love The Art Farm and all it’s many features. The Art Farm…

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…

Frida’s – A colourful oasis found in the Germiston “desert”

TweetI had the privilege of meeting and interviewing the very colourful Hettie Shroeder who is the sole owner of Frida’s Coffee Bar in Albermale, Germiston. There was no mistaking that Hettie was not only the owner of Frida’s but the passion and drive behind this very colourful restaurant / coffee shop. She herself was dressed…

The Countess – 27 Boxes Melville – My Review

TweetA little story about our time at The Countess. On Sunday afternoon Husby and I decided to go on a date. It was of course our weekly date. My mom was kind enough to watch the children and we set off to find somewhere trendy and child-free. I had heard about 27 Boxes before and…

Floral Wonderland at Miss Grace Country Food House

TweetI was so grateful that Nicole from Miss Grace was happy to see me on such short notice. The eatery I had planned to interview this week had never finalized our arrangements leaving me in a pickle. However, as I walked into Miss Grace and the warmth and floral scent of freshly picked and arranged…