A cosy winter with HomeChoice

A quarter way through, I think I can firmly say that 2019 is the year of making things happen and improvement. Years often blur into each other and I’ve tended to rather…

Pintxos at Sotano on Bree

A few weeks ago, I received an invitation to pop in to Sotano on Bree Street for their new pintxtos menu offering, and a cocktail or two. And, while the idea of…

Signature Lux Hotel Waterfront by Onomo

As much as I love a little island escape, staycations and exploring Cape Town will always be a treat – and, recently, that treat came in the form of a night at…

Inoar G.Hair Before & After at Sorbet Dry Bar

This year, I decided I’m going to start being a grown up again and look after my hair. I’d been neglecting it for three years or so, not having it cut and…

All that glitters with First Diamonds

It’s no secret that I’m a complete magpie – bursting out in real-life heart eyes in the presence of diamonds, sequins or anything sparkly. So, when I received the invitation to spend…

Phantom Taste Room at Purple Rayn

A few weeks ago, we were invited to dinner at a boutique hotel in Constantia, with the promise of an Asian-inspired feast. And, not far from home, we were keen to drive…

Staying at Tembo Hotel in Stone Town

Our original plan was a beach resort holiday in Zanzibar. Fly in, 7 nights of cocktails and sun tans, and then fly out. However, I quickly realised that we’d have to dedicate…

The Safari Blue in Fumba

We’ve already established that I’m a planner. So, when we booked our trip to Zanzibar, I was already weeks into researching the very best activities to include in our time on the…

Chef’s Table Cape Town with Lozarn Wines

Towards the end of last year, a small group of media headed up to Chef Santi’s apartment in the city, to enjoy an evening of his cooking, paired with the incredible wines…

Lunch at The Greenhouse

We’d last visited The Greenhouse in 2015 – a fitting location for an anniversary dinner –  and had often spoken about returning, never quite managing to make it happen. After spending some…