Food, Out and About

This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

The past weekend saw the Grand Opening of a craft gin bar inside the Classic Cats showroom at the Vredenheim wine estate, and naturally we had to attend. And so, Sunday we got in the car for a mini road trip out to Stellenbosch to sample some of the finest craft gin in the land.… Continue reading This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

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Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA

Last weekend saw the grand opening of Zeitz MOCAA, the first major contemporary museum of its kind on the African continent. The opening was free to the public and, having already secured our tickets prior, we decided to spend our Heritage Day exploring this exciting new space in the Silo district at the V&A Waterfront.… Continue reading Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA

Food, Out and About

Stacking up

"We're going on an adventure" It was these words, uttered by Leanne, that resulted in us ending up at The Stack one Saturday,  a Brasserie and Bar. We had taken the long way round - starting off in Hout Bay and making our way through Camps Bay, stopping to marvel at the waves hurling into… Continue reading Stacking up

Food, Out and About

A Clay to Remember

On a beautifully warm start of Spring Sunday, I decided to take my sisters out to check out the Clay Cafe in Hout Bay. We had been trying to find a lunch spot that was both reasonable and would appeal to all of us, who are all of varying ages. I had tried to book… Continue reading A Clay to Remember

Food, Make-up & Treatments, Out and About

Beautiful Boschendal

After what can only be described as one of the longest weeks of my life, I woke up on Sunday both extremely tired and yet excitedly ready for the day ahead. You see, Leanne and I had previously seen a deal for a 120 min spa treatment, which included a 60 minute Swedish massage, a… Continue reading Beautiful Boschendal

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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