The Union Buildings (Pretoria)

Back in November, I had the chance to visit the gardens in front of the Union Buildings in Pretoria. Check out the 9 metre tall Nelson Mandela. Also, my husband claims that back… Continue reading

Just One Thing

After a looooooooooong hiatus of “Just One Thing” (that I never really started to begin with), I’m going to try and get back into it, focusing on just one thing that has caught… Continue reading

Jacaranda Jaunt

Jacarandas, these gorgeous purple flowering trees, are not native to South Africa. Because they’re an invasive species, a law was passed that prohibits the planting of new trees. Luckily, the existing trees are… Continue reading

Wednesday Wonders

A newsletter of sorts from the past couple of weeks in my kitchen. *Making pasta (even without a machine) is super easy! I found this out when I had some egg yolks leftover… Continue reading

A Little Food, A Little History

In case anyone still thinks that when I moved to South Africa, I moved to the savannas and my best friends are the likes of Pumba and Timon…Johannesburg has a pretty big arts… Continue reading