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Weekend Adventuring to Penhill Manor

November 20, 2017 | 4 Comments
Fruit Barn Cottage

One of the most wonderful things about moving to Cape Town has been the weekends away we’ve been able to enjoy. There are brilliant places to go from Jozi but most are quite a far drive away, and what I’ve been loving about being here is that you only have to drive about an hour or so, and you’re in a completely different place, that’s packed with new surroundings to enjoy and explore. Continue Reading…

South Africa, Travel

Holiday Activities at The V&A Waterfront

September 26, 2017 | No Comments
Watershed at the V&A Waterfront

*Written in collaboration with V&A Waterfront*

School holidays are coming up Cape Town! I have a bit of mom guilt about the holidays actually, as other mothers always seem to plan these educational outings and nature walks and theatre visits and I’m all like:  “You’re coming with me to Pick ‘n Pay to buy toilet paper and milk – that’s your outing for the day!” or “Ooh I’m going to yoga, whooooo wants to go to to V-Club?!”. Continue Reading…

South Africa, Travel

On Top of the World with Experience Days

September 7, 2017 | 5 Comments

This blog sure is a lot of work sometimes, but it has allowed me, okay maybe FORCED me, to do things that would never normally fall within my comfort zone. I’m quite a “safe” person actually. I like routine. But I think that people like me often choose partners who encourage them to live a bit, and they end up choosing careers that do the same, and thank goodness for that, because otherwise you would find me curled up with my book at home 24 hours a day, never having done half of the glorious things that blogging and writing have brought blessedly into my life. Continue Reading…