Fuego

Fuego

Fuego: Spanish word meaning fire. The term is also used in slang and could have various meanings depending on how it is used. Ola amigos! Today’s post is all about my experience at one of the new restaurants in Sea Point, Fuego. Now I don’t know about you but I have “ay sit u pego” [...]

UNCUT: Meet Anahbee

UNCUT: Meet Anahbee

With several vividly detailed and graphic food images, it is no wonder that @anahbee.sa appeals to over thousands of followers worldwide. As an aspiring teacher, part time tutor and student she continues to expand her talents by aiming to not only shape future generations mindset but their love and appreciation for food. Based in the [...]

Umrah

Umrah

Umrah: (Arabic: عمرة‎‎) is a pilgrimage to Makkah, Saudi Arabia, performed by Muslims that can be undertaken at any time of the year, in contrast to the Hajj. In Arabic, Umrah means "to visit a populated place." As mentioned in "the bad, the good & the blog" I went for a three week Umrah trip this [...]

24 at Tashas!

24 at Tashas!

Tashas restaurants are based all around South Africa and true to its food it is truly the most unique of places. My 24th birthday was spent here, it was Ramadaan so late night coffee was a must!      As a restaurant with such a high influx of customers on a daily basis, the restaurants pride [...]

Women’s Week II

Women’s Week II

Aunt: An aunt is a person who is the sister, half-sister, step-sister, or sister-in-law of a parent, but can also be an affectionate title for an older nurturing lady. Aunts are second-degree relatives and share 25% genetic overlap when they are the full sister of the parent. Hello all, so this is a continuation from [...]

CAKE CAKE CAKE

CAKE CAKE CAKE

Cake is a form of sweet dessert that is typically baked. In its oldest forms, cakes were modifications of breads, but cakes now cover a wide range of preparations that can be simple or elaborate, and that share features with other desserts such as pastries, meringues, custards, and pies. Right, who wants some cake? (this [...]

Happy Feet!

Happy Feet!

Pedicure: A pedicure is a cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails, analogous to a manicure. Pedicures are done for cosmetic, therapeutic, and medical purposes and can help prevent nail diseases and nail disorders.They are popular throughout the world, especially among women. The word pedicure is derived from the Latin words pedis, which means "of the [...]

Women’s Week

Women’s Week

International Women's Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women's Day, is celebrated on March 8 every year. In different regions the focus of the celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women for their economic, political and social achievements. An effective Women's Day was the 1975 Icelandic women's strike which paved [...]

Table Mountain

Table Mountain

Table Mountain (Khoikhoi: Hoerikwaggo, Afrikaans: Tafelberg) is a flat-topped mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa. It is a significant tourist attraction, with many visitors using the cableway or hiking to the top. The mountain forms part of the Table Mountain National Park. As a wonder of nature [...]

Barista not Barrister

Barista not Barrister

 A barista (Italian [baˈrista]; English /bəˈriːstə/ bə-ree-stuh or /bəˈrɪstə/ bə-ri-stuh; from the Italian for "bartender") is a person, usually a coffeehouse employee, who prepares and serves espresso-based coffee drinks. A barrister (also known as barrister-at-law or bar-at-law) is a type of lawyer in common law jurisdictions who works at higher levels of court. For those [...]

Robben Island

Robben Island

Robben Island (Afrikaans: Robbeneiland) is an island in Table Bay, 6.9 km west of the coast of Bloubergstrand, Cape Town, South Africa. The name is Dutch for "seal island." Robben Island is roughly oval in shape, 3.3 km long north-south, and 1.9 km wide, with an area of 5.07 km². It is flat and only a few metres above [...]