How to love yourself

It’s that dreaded thing called Valentine’s Day a.k.a the worst day for us singletons and it’s one of the days you’re most likely to wonder why you don’t have anyone special as yet. BUT why should you wait around for someone else to love you when you can shower yourself with all your own marvelous lovin’? Here’s how! Take yourself out on dates. You make … Continue reading How to love yourself

South African National Beer Day

Where to celebrate South African National Beer Day 2018

3 February is South African National Beer Day and even though we never quite need a reason to celebrate beer, we have one and it’s so worth it! To be quite honest, most breweries, bars and restaurants just didn’t make any effort. I mean, who really wants to do a tour of your brewery or do tasters? No ways – we want to drink and … Continue reading Where to celebrate South African National Beer Day 2018

Fast food deals to help you stretch your rand this Januworry

If you know me then you know that I’m all about bargains and even more so when it comes to fast food. With payday still a while away for most of us, here are some fast food deals to help stretch your rand a bit further until then*.   Wimpy Buy 1 get 1 free Mondays: Buy one Banger Brekkie (2 Eggs, 2 Rashers of … Continue reading Fast food deals to help you stretch your rand this Januworry

How to have fun and not splurge until payday

January can be a bit of a tight month after all the festive season spending but who says you can’t still have fun? Here’s how you can still have fun and not splurge until payday.   Enjoy the outdoors with a picnic Since I’ve moved to Cape Town, I haven’t been on one picnic. Apparently, it’s not a Cape Town thing. But do these Capetonians … Continue reading How to have fun and not splurge until payday

Self-worth quote

When your ex tells you: “Have moved on with my life with someone worthy”

What makes someone worthy? Worthy in this context means: “having or showing the qualities that deserve the specified action or regard.” So, what actually makes someone worthy? My ex messaged me today saying he’s moved on with someone worthy. This message was a bit out of the blue since I hadn’t contacted him for quite some time being all desperate and pathetic because I got … Continue reading When your ex tells you: “Have moved on with my life with someone worthy”

black friday

Black Friday deals for foodies

ICYMI: tomorrow’s Black Friday and I’ve put together a little list of Black Friday deals for foodies!   Wimpy: Buy 1 Get 1 Free Cheesy Cheeseburger and Chips for only R62.90.   John Dory’s: ¼ Chicken & 300g Ribs for only R89   Mike’s Kitchen: Buy 1 Get 1 free burgers between 12pm and 4pm. Available at participating stores only.   Hard Rock Cafe Johannesburg: … Continue reading Black Friday deals for foodies

Mouth-watering chocolate recipes from Beyers Chocolates

This was the first time I attended the chocolate demos hosted by Beyers Chocolates at the Coffee & Chocolate Festival. ABOUT BEYERS CHOCOLATES Beyers Chocolates was founded 30 years ago by Belgian-born, Kees Beyers. They manufacture their own range of confectionery, including local favourites like Sweetie Pie, Amarula, and Dream Bear, and also supply an extensive range of sub-brands and private label products to airlines and … Continue reading Mouth-watering chocolate recipes from Beyers Chocolates

Good tunes out at the Coffee & Chocolate Festival Cape Town 2017

One thing I was looking forward to at the Coffee & Chocolate Festival Cape Town 2017 was the live music. I’m not sure if I’m just really out of the loop (which I think is probably the case) but Cape Town’s live music scene doesn’t seem as buzzing as Joburg’s, so I was keen to see what these Cape Town peeps had to offer. The … Continue reading Good tunes out at the Coffee & Chocolate Festival Cape Town 2017