What I’ll be doing for a week solo in Paris

To be perfectly honest, what I’m likely going to be doing for my solo trip to Paris is wandering the streets, covered in croissant crumbs, openly weeping at the beauty around me, staring…

Celebrate African brands with AFRENAI

As we find ourselves in the middle of a few crazy weeks, with sales, discounts and special offers blaring at us from all angles – and frantic shopping centres everywhere we look…

Don’t miss Foxcroft’s extended Spring special

Last time we visited, earlier in 2018, I said that Foxcroft consistently over-delivers. I mean, it’s almost a year and a half later, and I still think about the incredible linefish I…

Vaslav: A demanding performance at The Fugard

“People thought I was mad, I just thought I was fully alive” –  Vaslav Nijinksy I admit, I accepted the invitation to a recent performance of Vaslav at The Fugard rather quickly,…

Faultless dining at Tryn at Steenberg

When I first heard that Catharina’s was becoming Tryn, my first response was “why”? We’d been to Steenberg many times over the years – both to the Bistro and to Catharina’s, and our…

Kinky Boots at The Fugard is a must-see

This is quite a long piece – but, you can easily stop reading now and go ahead and book your tickets to Kinky Boots at the Fugard. Immediately. I’ve tried to spend…

Getting ready for Black Friday with Superbalist

Let’s be honest here, it’s not as if I need an excuse to spend money online. But, when Superbalist asked me to create my wishlist of items I’ll be keeping an eye…

Skinny Tan and Tone Oil – before and after

We went a little sun-crazy in Zanzibar earlier this year, which subsequently made me a little paranoid about every little mark I found on my skin. And, that’s before we even get…

Poetry’s Spring / Summer 2020 Collection

I’ve often said that if I ever had to choose one store to shop at for the rest of my life, it would be Poetry. And, with this year seeing the team…