Tag: cape town blog

Why I choose to live in JHB

I cannot tell you how Often I get asked why I live in Johannesburg, if I am from Cape Town. Every-time I explain that I work for a wine estate (am opening a tasting room/brand) but am based in Joburg, people’s immediate response is “Why on earth did you choose Joburg over Cape Town?”. Recently my answers […]

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Cheat Sheet

(Still kind of under construction)   Here are my top sites for booking accommodation in SA. (and when to use each one) SA venue – This site is probably the most found one when searching for weekend getaways or last minute accommodation. I do however find that there are loads who don’t list on their site. Safari […]

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Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

No really, THE EASIEST recipe ever. Even when it flops it’s pretty damn good. I felt like something sweet because life has been pretty bitter lately. Those whom know me well know that I am an okayish (home) cook but a miserable baker. I don’t know why but my cakes collapse and my cookies are […]

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Spiders that suck.

As some of you might know, I recently spent a few days in hospital…from a spider bite. Yes, its sounds like BS but I assure you it was quite kak. It was a Friday afternoon and the gate motor of our complex seized up and needed to be manually unlocked and opened. Since I am […]

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Bidon Bistro is best

Look the west (of Joburg) has natural beauty (if you squint and tilt your head a bit) but it has lacked in the area of decent brunch spots. A couple of weeks ago our foodie friends told us about a place in our neck of the woods that has been getting a few rave reviews. […]

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