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Cape Town Weather Makes Us Flaky

October 2, 2018 | 2 Comments
Weather in Cape Town

I remember when I moved to Cape Town from Joburg almost three years ago, and people warned me about the flakiness of Capetonians. “They’re so noncommittal!”. “You’ll never know if they’re coming to your house or not!”. “And then they will rock up two hours late!”. Well, all of this has since been proved true, and it’s given me loads of time to decide on the main reason for Capetonians’ flakiness: and it’s the weather. 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…