The car, music and some crisps. To wear comfy clothes and to sail away. To be stuck in traffic and eventually take a different road, next to the ocean. To meander in the direction of the horizon. On the one side the ochre stones and its duvet of flowers, on the other side the breeze … Continue reading A weekend in the countryside / Un week-end à la campagne – Standford
Exactly three years ago, I was arriving in South Africa and, as much as I have been embracing this journey, to be an expat is not as easy as it can sound. Therefore, here is five things I would have liked to be advised on before moving on the other side of the world. I thought it will be useful … Continue reading What is it to be an expat?
Les restaurants, pour moi, une histoire d’amour, une aventure, une nouvelle expérience à chaque fois que je franchis le seuil de l’un d’eux. Il y a tant de choses à y découvrir entre le décor réfléchi, le menu et les saveurs. Thali, c’est tout cela, et encore mieux je dirais même. Un petit restaurant indien, … Continue reading Thali
1) Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCAA) The museum offers a unique experience situated in an old grain silo. It is more than seven floors of African art (although that is already amazing), the expositions illustrate the effects of colonialism and the inequalities between different binary oppositions such as black and white, civilised and primitive or … Continue reading 5 “must do” in Cape Town
If you are Captonians, I bet you have already heard about the Oranjezicht Market. However, do you know whom is behind the fresh and organic food, the beautiful venue, and the friendly staff? I met the figure who manages everything: discover bellow the beautiful and hard work of Sheryl Ozinsky though the experience of Laura, a … Continue reading A Saturday market
Dear lovelies, Watch the video / Regardez la vidéo - Follow the journey - here ! Read all about it / Lisez tout à son sujet. EN Hermanus is a holiday town between the roughness of the ocean and the wild mountains. This amazing town offers many activities such as whales watching, hiking, exploring nature … Continue reading Weddings Season #1 – Hermanus
Dear lovelies, EN On my side of the world, summer is on its way but I know how the weather is getting detestable in Europe (#thoughts for Switzerland). So I want to share with you this recipe perfect for hot AND cold days. Oh yes, this meal is normally made on the fire, and let … Continue reading Potjie pour la vie !
Dear lovelies, EN Summer is finally on its way: the sun wakes up the little birdies earlier and earlier, we don't need to sleep with socks anymore and it is possible again to have a jog at five o'clock. Love and I had our first beach day so we decided to make the best of it ! … Continue reading Picnic your beach day !
Dear lovelies, EN Today, I want to share with you a cooking book named "Low Carb is LEKKER" from Inè Reynierse. The author is South African which explains the word "Lekker" in the title. For the ones who have never heard about this expression, it is not a swear word, it just means "nice, yummy, … Continue reading Low Carb is LEKKER