cape town with the girls

Half way through the year and yo girl needed a break from work, university and Johannesburg in general and decided a sneaky visit to Cape Town would be suitable. From almost twisting my ankle down a mountain, Jade almost being taken out by the sea and locking ourselves out of our AirBnB, this trip with…

klipriviersberg nature reserve

Its April I know, and we technically missed our March but fear no more we decided that April will have two hikes in one month because you know we’re basically athletes now. So we journeyed off not to far this time in the South of Johannesburg to finally get our 3/12 hike in for the…

tswaing crater

Its the second month of 2018 and that means, the second hike needed to take place. A few weeks ago, a few of us loyal ( to our new years resolutions) soldiers decided to going to the Tswaing Crater hike located in the very hot city of Pretoria. The drive there seemed to be longer…

parklife

So Angus and Julia Stone finally came to South Africa and damn what a way to start the year off and end the first month of January. Parklife made the announcement last year and and 2 days after that I bought my ticket before i came into January broke and sad. The day started off…

hennops hiking trail

So its only been a few days into the new year and I’m already feeling slightly more active and healthier than i was last year. During the heat wave in which Johannesburg is currently experiencing a few friends and i decided that heading off to Hennops for a 10 km hike would be a fantastic…

I’m 21!

I’ve been 21 for a while now – ten days now to be exact. I’ve celebrated being 21 even before i was 21, when I turned 21 and a little after I turned 21. Its always times like these when I am truly grateful for my family and friends that i have made and that…

mud in october

Oppi Koppi Music Festival – usually known for its dust and heat decided it was gonna be a little different this year. Instead of dust there was rather a shit ton of rain which meant mud and shongolos (which resulted in me crying and having my heart beat faster than it needs to). I cried…

fabb cafe & gelato

Is this another post about ice cream? Yes. But it does also include the yummy food that Sinead and I ate whilst here. Plus ice cream is always a good idea to eat and to talk about.   Fabb Cafe & Gelato is a cute little shop that opened on the oh so lovely and…

crumbs & cream

As you can tell by now, being obsessed with ice cream is a clear understatement when it comes to describing my love of ice cream, this is probably the 3rd or 4th post or reference to ice cream I have made whilst writing all my blog post. With ice cream sandwiches being a really big…

bridal shower weekend

So after roughly 13 years of my cousin and her boyfriend keeping it casual and dating, he finally proposed to her and celebrations were and still in full swing (well for them anyway because they are experiencing their honeymoon as we speak in Italy and the Maldives – I’m super jelly). With the wedding a…