• Hair & Beauty

    I Tried a Cannabis Massage at Romatherapy

    Being a lawyer, I spend 90% of my life stressed. And recently, I’d been experiencing some issues with my shoulders and a pain in my lower back that I just could not get rid of. So when I had the opportunity to try out a CBD infused massage at Romatherapy Body and Skin, a small studio deep in the heart of Tokai, I jumped at the chance. I met with Debbie Brand, the owner, who has been a massage, health and skincare therapist since 2003, and has over 16 years of experience and passion. And it shows when you talk…

  • Food & Drink,  Out & About

    Guardian Peak Wines

    Every month we try to get out of Cape Town to sample some of the wine farms and estates in Stellenbosch and surrounds. This weekend, we decided to venture out to Guardian Peak for lunch and a tasting. I had…

  • Avondale Wine in Paarl
    Food & Drink,  Out & About

    FABER at Avondale

    On Sunday we decided to venture out and try a place we had never been before. So, after some searching, we settled on Avondale Wine Farm. Avondale’s ethos is “Terra Est Vita” (“Soil is Life”), and it’s reflected throughout –…

  • Hair & Beauty

    Advanced Night Repair: A Love Letter

    In my previous Estee Lauder post, I mentioned that I was most excited to try the Advanced Night Repair – the award-winning (too many to name), cult classic (it was originally launched in 1982) and bestseller (nine bottles are sold…

  • Hair & Beauty

    Mini Review: MAC minis

    Confession: up until like, last week or so, I had never tried or bought a MAC product. I thought it was over-hyped and overpriced, and to be completely honest, the sales women inside always intimidated me. But, walking past the…

  • Food & Drink

    Soup & Wine at Vondeling

    On Saturday we were invited for lunch at Vondeling Wines to celebrate their first soup and wine pairing event. Although the sun was out, the air was still chilly enough for us to look forward to and appreciate promised fireplace…