“I only drink champagne when I’m happy and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I’m not in a hurry and drink it when I am, otherwise I never touch the stuff unless I am thirsty.” ― Lily Bollinger Oh wouldn’t we all like to live by this quote, … Continue reading An evening of bubbly and cake….
Off-late I’ve been on a ‘Joburg markets’ discovery (and re-discovery) drive! This Sunday, hubby and I decided to visit the Market on Main in the Maboneng Precinct with some friends. Although we’ve been to this one before, it continues to be a favourite Sunday afternoon hangout. Market on Main is located at the Arts on Main venue, which is a creative hub comprising of artists’ … Continue reading Sunday foodies delight!
A few months ago, while casually browsing some local websites, I stumbled upon this address – 44 Stanley Avenue. It piqued my curiosity but with a lot of things happening simultaneously – family visiting, us bringing little Mia home,etc., I forgot about this place. However, just this week, thoroughly bored of baby-sitting and the usual chores, I was desperate to go on one of my … Continue reading 44 Stanley Avenue – Joburg’s well kept secret!
This question began to haunt us from the moment we decided to move to Joburg. We took the plunge anyway, and am so glad we did….but even today, we haven’t been able to totally rid ourselves of this question! And I know that most people who are either planning to move to Joburg or just planning to visit worry about safety. And its a good … Continue reading Is Joburg SAFE??