Little Eden Resort

After driving just an hour from Pretoria, you will find a hidden gem known as the Little Eden Resort. The drive from Cullinan to the resort gives no indication of the oasis you’re about to enter. As they say, “The ability to surprise is still Little Eden’s most persuasive trick.” Little Eden Resort   Our…

Gâteaux on 95

This past year, small businesses never ceased to amaze me with their hard work and talent. Just when I thought I saw – and tasted – what they had to offer, Gâteaux on 95 treated my taste buds with croissant creations and chocolate decadence. But I don’t want to let the pastry out of the…

Hazel Food Market

Hazel Food Market is a pop-up market in Lynnwood and is situated inside the Phobians Athletics Club, which is at 378 Queen’s Cres.   At the Hazel Food Market, you will find some of the best food and products Pretoria has to offer. You’ll enjoy a selection of fresh fruit and vegetables, and deli-style products….

Freezer-friendly Flatbreads from Proe.deli

Proe.deli specialises in gourmet flatbreads inspired by Moroccan and Cuban flavours. You’ll find them at festivals and food markets, but they’re also available for personalised catering; they work from your kitchen or do a set-up at the venue. But that’s not all they got cooking!   Before lockdown, you had to wait for the weekend…

Royal Danish Ice Cream

I didn’t know writing about ice cream would make me this happy! And to be writing about the legenDAIRY (or dairy-free) Royal Danish Ice Cream makes me even happier.   When I think about Royal Danish, I think of Sunday-afternoon-treats. I still enjoy it when I drive past their shop to see all the happy…

Landmarks in Pretoria

Pretoria is the administrative capital of South Africa and is filled with history. Take a look at the landmarks and monuments worth visiting.   CHURCH SQUARE Church Square surrounds the bronze sculpture of Paul Kruger, the president of South Africa from 1883 till 1900. This statue was sculpted in 1896 by Anton van Wouw and…

Music Smart Kids

Music Smart Kids believes music can give your child a kind of happiness that they shouldn’t be without. To add to the bonus of happiness, being able to play a musical instrument has many benefits for your child’s development.   Whether your child is the next Madonna, or more likely to keep their solos in…

Proe.deli

Proe.deli is all about tasty food. Just by scrolling through their Instagram feed, you can taste the colourful flavours. Yes, I said colourful flavours because they’re inspired by ingredients from around the world.   “We always find a way to make it our own. From Cape Town to Morocco, Thailand to Cuba; non-traditional is our…

DEURnis

DEURnis theatre originally started as a one-on-one production that doesn’t happen on your typical stage.    The audience member enters a space – usually in and around a home or building – and they take their seat in the world of the actor. It’s different from the usual seat in a dark auditorium. After the…

Namib Kameeldoring Braai Girls

If something breaks society’s mould, it quickly gets my attention. And Namib Kameeldoring Braai Girls are doing just that!   Don’t worry. It’s not about setting our bras on fire to show women and girls can braai too. It’s not necessary with the best wood and newly launched, pink firelighters from Namib Kameeldoring Braaihout.  …