There’s something very cool about being on leave while everyone else is at work. Especially when it’s a Friday and it feels like spring has arrived a couple of weeks early. What to do on a sunny day off when you live in the winelands? Hit a couple of surrounding Stellenbosch wine farms, of course. I […]
Visiting Las Vegas is surreal. It’s a cray-cray little desert town; just what you’d expect from the movies. Surprisingly budget-friendly – good fun to just let your hair down, shake those inhibitions and indulge in guilty pleasure foods.
If you told me six years ago that I’d be talking about wine tasting and “soul food” in the same sentence, I’d have laughed. Or rolled my eyes. Pffft… wine is wine. What’s soul got to do with it?
I envy people who work from home. I envy people who don’t have to sit in traffic for an hour to get to work. Exercising, going to gym, or taking a little jog around the block (usually) feels so completely “bleh” when you’re mentally exhausted from a full day at work. Fitness fun? Please, just give […]
Eating healthy is one thing, but what fun is going out and having a salad on date night? Or nibbling on fruit when you haven’t seen your friend in ages. Or sipping herbal tea after a super stressful day. As far as I’m concerned, good coffee and cake solves EVERYTHING. I was fiddling around on my blog […]
The other day I attended a training workshop for work, which was really interesting, and surprisingly fun. Lots of brain work… By the time lunchtime came around, I was famished. I don’t know why, but I envisioned a self service table with meats, rice and yummy side dishes, like salads. Well, that didn’t happen. Lunch was a […]