Category Archives: lifestyle

Cape Town – you again?

It’s not that I’m late with this holiday post. It’s just that I’ve been hanging onto the memory of these sun-soaked days for as long as I possibly could in my head. I knew that writing the details this post would just make the longing … Continue reading

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Shimmy Beach Club – Cape Town at her very, very best…

Shimmy Beach Club‘s website opening line reads: “Whether you arrive by car, helicopter or boat, it will soon become apparent why Shimmy Beach Club is Cape Town’s newest, premier ocean-front dining & lifestyle destination” And so you’ll understand why this venue was high … Continue reading

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Shopping off the beaten track – Salt Circle

I’m bored with malls & I’ve been off shopping for months (this needs a blog post of its own) but when I stumbled across Salt Circle right across the road from The Old Biscuit Mill I felt like I’d been let … Continue reading

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Running in the city

The exercise avoidance phase of my life (that’s lasted my entire life) is over. I think. Somewhere in November after having the idea floating in my head for months I got off the couch, got dressed & went for a … Continue reading

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Capture Fordsburg tour

Few people know (heck even I sometimes forget) that the very first place I lived when I moved to Jozi in 2004 was Mayfair, a residential Muslim area downtown close to the city centre. I was only there for a few … Continue reading

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Missing TransformHERS…

I mentioned a few weeks ago that I was starting an exercise program with TransformHERS. I’ve been meaning to write an update post but you know how it goes… The camp came to an end last week, after 12 x 1 hour … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Old Biscuit Mill

If you’re heading to Cape Town Slaapstad for the holidays here’s something to add to your to-do list on a Saturday morning. Brought to you by the same folks who do Jozi’s Neighbourgoods Market, the Old Biscuit Mill is much … Continue reading

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Beyonce documentary – preview

I have A LOT of  respect for Beyoncé. She sets the standard for living a clean, drama free-life while being in the spotlight & she’s well known for being fiercely private, which of course just makes me love her more & want to … Continue reading

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Dutch pop-up shop

Just 1 night to go until the Grand Opening of DUTCH pop-up shop! From 8 – 15 December there’ll be a showcase selling a selection of the finest Dutch design straight from the Netherlands (I have always loved all things Dutch!) in … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga – born this way in Jozi

Those who know me will know I’m not into music much. I don’t own CD’s or an iPod & I can’t really say for sure why.  It’s in this spirit that I then naturally turned down a ticket to see Lady Gaga … Continue reading

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