Heritage Day takes place on September 24th every year in South Africa. This year was my first and I loved it! South Africans around the country embracing their day off work by sparking up the Braai and indulging in cultural … Continue reading
When I left Ireland in May of this year, I left behind a beautiful home near the coastal town of Strandhill, Co. Sligo. I left behind those wild and windy walks along the beach, hair whipping about my face and … Continue reading
Happy Birthday Mandela! Nelson Mandela turned 95 today. Since arriving in South Africa a few weeks ago, he has been on everyone’s minds as he was admitted to hospital due to a sever illness. Every day the news reporters would … Continue reading
Still in my first week back in the city of gold, I’ve been eager to discover and go further than I did when I was here last year. So, luckily for me, my friend Mbali came knocking and offered to take me on a whirlwind tour of the city she like so many others loves.
We hopped in the car and scooted down to Braamfontein for a delish coffee from newly opened Father Coffee. These guys know their coffee. As you watch them cup the milk jug to wait for the milk to come to the exact temperature. You know a heavenly cup of your morning caffeine fix is coming your way.
Hello, Hi there, yes I’m back! Having been away from the blog for far too long, I have lots to update you all on. First off, apologies for my absence. I think this has been the longest I have gone without a post but as we are still settling into our new home and awaiting the joys of the internet to arrive, I am a little behind!