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…

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…

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…

So Matcha Recipe – The Ultimate Smoothie

TweetYum So yesterday I wrote about the taste and benefits of So Matcha green tea powder. Today I present to you the first of a series of recipes I have imagined up after tasting the tea yesterday. Today’s recipe is really the ultimate smoothie – packed so full of antioxidants and vitamins that it really…

So Matcha Green Tea – So Green Matcha Tea

TweetYum I was very blessed to be sent a package of this bright and fragrant matcha tea by So Matcha in Stoneridge. So Matcha sent me a pack of culinary grade So Matcha tea and ask me to make some culinary delights with it. Of course I said yes – that is like asking a…

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…

Good and Proper Food Truck Eatery – Benmore Gardens

TweetFood Truck’s are all the craze at the moment. Trendy, vibrant, good street food. Good and Proper Food Truck Eatery in Benmore Gardens brings this awesome vibe right to you, if you work in Sandton that is, for you to visit during your lunch hour.  This morning at their Spring day launch I saw 3…

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…

The Complete Guide to the Ultimate Spring Time High Tea

TweetWelcome to our Spring Time High Tea Collaboration. PopcornCandi, The Beautiful Blog, C’s Style Diary and tea.eats have collaborated to bring to you 4 posts that cover everything you need to know when planning your next High Tea – in my favourite season on them all – Spring! PopcornCandi has very kindly put together the…

Food and Self-Image – How They Go Together Beautifully

Tweet Food and self-image! A topic we all ponder and wonder if we are getting it right with our children. Today I share with you a blog collaboration I did with Chastin from Crazymomma of Three. You can find the post I did for her on her blog page too. I hope you enjoy the…

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…

Healthy Living Legacies for our kids & How to Create Them

Tweet Healthy living legacies, something I feel we need to start implementing. Let me tell you why. At 5am the alarm goes. It’s not your conventional alarm. The one you set the night before as you decide what time you would like to rise the next morning. Not the one that plays sweet tunes when…