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…

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…

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…

My Go-To Restaurants In Pretoria

First things first, I’m not one for five-star dining experiences. I love to keep it cosy and casual. And if hear the word tapas, I turn into a wild animal! Not really… being wild sounds too exhausting, but I do LOVE tapas.   Here are my favourite go-to restaurants in Pretoria, in – yes, my…

Cool Things To Do In Pretoria

Traveling isn’t just limited to being a fashionable jetsetter. Cue a shot of me with a gigantic hat and black sunglasses… And scene! Sometimes it means exploring your own city; being a local tourist.   Here are a few cool (and cheap) things to do in Pretoria – the city that holds its own like…

Some of the Best Independent Bookstores in Gauteng

There is nothing wrong with large chain stores; it’s good to know where you will find the latest best-seller. But sometimes, as a book lover, you have a need to explore. You want to find that book that you didn’t know you were looking for. Whether you’re looking for something old, something new, something borrowed…

My Favourite MTB trails in Pretoria

For most of us, mountain biking has become more than just a hobby or sport. It’s a part of life.  Which is why it would be strange if I didn’t write this post; I love being on my bike!   Not only is cycling more fun than the treadmill, it’s also a killer workout. Luckily,…

Fun Food Markets to Visit in Pretoria

From farm-fresh organic vegetables, grass-fed biltong, or just a good old-fashioned pancake, the food markets in Pretoria have you covered. It’s also a great idea when you don’t know what to do for the next date or family outing. Here is my pick of fun food markets to visit in Pretoria. With an array of…

The Breaking Ballet Series: Breaking Stereotypes

What do you think of ballet? Classical music, tights, pink tutus, and old-fashioned stories about swans? But any great art form is ever-changing and absorbs cultural changes around it; ballet is no exception.   Art is an opportunity to comment and inform people on trending topics. And the Joburg Ballet Company is doing just this….