Category Archives: Travel

A must-visit this holiday – The Ice Slide at Cape Gate {GIVEAWAY}

We were invited to experience the Ice Slides at Cape Gate Shopping Centre this past Saturday, and let me tell you – the trip to the Northern Suburbs was well worth it. The kids had an absolute blast, so much so that they are begging to go back. A tip, get there early – it […]

Blue Gum Country Estate Review – With Some Crazy

I would like to start this article off by stating that it was not our intention to torture the owners and staff of this lovely luxury getaway spot – Chenel and I honestly thought that it would be a good idea to go away on a relaxing two-day getaway together… and to bring her 10-month […]

A Weekend Of Adventure In Stanford – HaesFarm

On the 1st of October, Cole and I celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary. We always take turns planning our celebrations, and this year was my turn. I really wanted us to go away for the weekend, just the two of us. No plans, no itinerary, no responsibilities… just a bit of freedom. A few weeks […]

A Little Bit Of Nostalgia & Healing – Klein Pella Guest Farm

I had a very different childhood than most – I am acutely aware of that now. I can see it in my husband’s face when I tell him the stories of the adventures we had and how we chose to entertain ourselves. The look of bewilderment, disbelief and confusion mixed with a pang of jealousy. […]

10 Of My Favourite Haunted Places In South Africa

What happens after you die is one of life’s big mysteries, which is one of the reasons I love ghost stories — who’s to say the creepy things we read in books are impossible? Ghost stories are everywhere. Some people believe it and others don’t.  I find ‘real-life’ ghost stories especially fascinating, and love visiting places with […]