Hazel Food Market

Hazel Food Market is a pop-up market in Menlo Park and is situated in the Greenlyn Village Centre, which is on the corner of Thomas Edison and Mackenzie street.   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…

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.  …

A Few Things to Do During Lockdown

We’ve all wished for more time… Then lockdown happened. Suddenly, we can hear birds singing and it feels like the clock’s ticking is mocking us. So, I quickly turned to the internet to find an anecdote for my boredom.   Here’s what I’ve been doing to kill the time.   COLOUR IN DAVID GRIESSEL’S ART…

My Favourite Parks to Visit in Pretoria 

Pretoria has many green spots where you can go for a walk and enjoy nature all year round. Here are my favourite parks to visit.   BURGERS PARK Burgers Park is a time capsule in the middle of the busy city life of Pretoria. It’s situated just outside the central business district and across from Melrose…