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    October 20, 2016
    Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair 2016 on Rita Hello

    The Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair, an event I look forward to the moment it ends, was hosted this past weekend. Last year I wrote about what my first experience there was like… what I loved and what I bought. This year, instead of focusing on things I wanted, I tried to have a thorough walk through and actually just admire the amazing creatives our country is home to. The girl bosses, the makers, the bakers, the trendsetters and designers made my…

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    A Visit to Old Town Italy

    Imagine being able to stroll around, basket in hand and take your pick of imported chocolates, authentic Italian pasta, and cheese. Well, you can. Old Town Italy opened up shop in Menlyn Maine’s Central Square on…

    October 12, 2016
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    Going Slow with Ode to Sunday

    Since I can remember Sundays has always been a day of reflection, eating and relaxation. What I never realised was that this also had to be a conscious decision. I’ve been thinking of my…

    September 26, 2016
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    Sasol New Signatures 2016

    There is something oddly scary about walking into an exhibition. Usually, exhibits are set up in such an overwhelming space, it feels like walking around naked and you’re trying to keep a poker face,…

    September 22, 2016
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    CHEFS | A Division of Licorish Bistro

    I just love when my inbox welcomes me with an invite that is impossible to resist… Last week we attended the launch of CHEFS at Harissa Bistro in The Club in Hazelwood. This gastronomical event really was something…

    September 1, 2016
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    A Drink or Two with Everyday

    A while ago I asked Denielle from Everyday to help me out with some recipes for a Sunday Times Neighbourhood article I was writing. Not only did this result in a fun day of…

    August 12, 2016
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    Popping in at Spout Coffee Company

    This weekend I went to The Village in Hazelwood and I finally got to pop into Spout. I’ve heard many a good thing about this new coffee spot. I’ve fawned over Instagram posts and…

    August 2, 2016
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    Relax at Turkish Oasis, Yadah Castle

    Don’t we all just love a great story? Stories, where the people start feeling like friends and the journey, is so special it is engraved in your memory. This is what happened when restaurateur…

    August 1, 2016
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    RAMBLE Canon Giveaway

    With only 25 days left untill we get married wedding craziness has snuggly settled in our lives. I haven’t posted all that often, but I had to give you a heads up on this great…

    June 21, 2016