My SUPER HONEST 2019 Cape Town Winter Specials

If you’ve been following the blog for some time you’ll have seen my 2018 post on the Cape Town winter specials. It started like this: The latest Cape Town Winter Restaurant Specials are hitting the internet and I am finding them… disappointing. I’m not sure what your disposable income situation is looking like – but a…

TML Financial Tracker

The TML Financial Tracker

In my initial #TMLFinancialdiet post I shared all my rules for the upcoming months. Rule number 13 was to track all my expenses in an excel budget. I had been doing this pretty diligently last year and had a great financial tracker which worked for me. I challenged myself to bring my financial tracker back…

#TMLfinancialdiet

The Start of the #TMLFinancialdiet

Right friends, we’re having it. We’re having the #TMLfinancialdiet. What started as instastory musing, on how to be better at saving, has turned into the #TMLfinancialdiet challenge for March and April. I got some good savings advice from asking for help on Instagram but what I got more of was people just like me letting…

Cape Town Winter Restaurant Specials

MY SUPER HONEST 2018 Cape Town Winter Restaurant Specials

I had a little rant on Instagram the other day. I generally keep below the radar but lately I have been feeling like the restaurant industry is having a laugh. The latest Cape Town Winter Restaurant Specials are hitting the internet and I am finding them… disappointing. I’m not sure what your disposable income situation…

Imma tell you about blogging

Right, if you have arrived at my blog before excited for a shiny brand new post – and have left disappointed- I am very sorry. But the honest truth is that I have a semi-permanent case of the tireds and the I-don’t-wannas. I am tired all the time, and I am pretty sure I am not…

My Top Valentine’s Day Picks

Alright. I know. Valentine’s day is stupid. It’s superficial. And I know it’s a big marketing ploy. I know all these things. But I still really like Valentine’s day. I like the sentimental, I like the unnecessary fuss and I like having an excuse to do something special. Valentine’s doesn’t need to be a big…

Confessions of a delinquent blogger

I am a delinquent blogger. I’m not particularly delinquent but lately I have been letting myself down. I love sharing my favourite things with you – I love talking about wine, about food and about exciting adventures. But lately in between life and doing the adventures the actually writing it all down has fallen through.…

Food Obsessions on Instagram

I have endeavored to keep this to a minimum because my Instagram following list is getting a little bit unmanageable. After a day at work it can take me a good hour to catch up – and I WILL catch up so I need to make sure its prime quality scrolling. I want to share…

The wine that’s in my fridge

I want to talk about wine. But a specific type of wine. I want to talk about the wine that’s always in my fridge. I want to talk about the wine of which you always have a case in stock. The wine that you can open and not stress about finishing. The wine that is…

Birthday and Christmas Wish List: Tahlia

My birthday is on the 8th of December – which means my birthday list can double as a Christmas list. I’m not saying anyone has to buy me anything but this is what I would buy myself if I was fabulously wealthy and had a back yard full of money trees! Feel free to steal…