Out and About

A Night at Leipzig Country House

About a month or so ago, I reached (what I thought was) the peak of my mid-year slump and decided to get out of the city to relax and recharge. I was scrolling through my Facebook feed and happened across an ad for Leipzig Country House & Winery's winter special and instantly knew that this was… Continue reading A Night at Leipzig Country House

Food, Out and About

Gin and Bear it

This past Saturday, 10 June marked World Gin Day, and as a frequent drinker of gin, I felt that I had to celebrate the occasion properly. And so I managed to force myself out of my very warm bed, put on some clothes and make my way down to the The Willaston Bar at The… Continue reading Gin and Bear it

Food, Out and About, Outfits

My Best Friend’s Wedding: Kitchen Tea

In 2016 my beautiful best friend became a Mrs, and I was lucky enough to be chosen as her maid of honour. I was even luckier to have had Caryn, professional bridesmaid, as my co-pilot, and together we arranged for Leanne's kitchen tea to be held at Four & Twenty in Wynberg. The venue was gorgeous -… Continue reading My Best Friend’s Wedding: Kitchen Tea

Out and About

Comics and Cosplay in Cape Town

Cape Town’s very own Comic Con, the inaugural FanCon, took place this past weekend at the Lookout, at the V&A Waterfront. The 2-day, fun-filled, event spanned over both Saturday, 7 May and Sunday 8 May 2016, where thousands of attendees filled the venue, evident from the large line on the first day of the event,… Continue reading Comics and Cosplay in Cape Town

Out and About

Bastille Festival

On Sunday, Leanne and I made our way to Franschhoek to celebrate Bastille Festival. Bastille Day (celebrated today, 14 July, in France) is a celebration of the French Revolution, and with this is mind, we descended on the small town, ready to celebrate freedom with pastries, cheese and wine. Making our way throught the town,… Continue reading Bastille Festival

Out and About, Outfits

Down South

One of my favourite places in Cape Town has to be Kalk Bay. There's something about the atmosphere there – the area is a collection of something for everyone, like art galleries, showcasing the best of our local talent, restaurants selling seafood caught fresh from the harbour, psychics, palm readers, and shops selling clothing or… Continue reading Down South

Musings, Out and About

Life Among The Cows

For our quarter of a century joint birthday celebration, Leanne and I decided to go away for the weekend with some friends to a place called Elandskloof, near Greyton. Get the guitar and join the circle around the fire as I enlighten you about my experience with nature. The first thing you notice being out… Continue reading Life Among The Cows