Category: Living

MCQP Ready To Make Two Big Announcements

For the very first time in its 24 years of existence, the organisers of MCQP have announced a “Christmas in July” party that will be taking place this Friday, 28 July 2017.

In addition, in yet another first for MCQP, the theme and venue for the 2017 event that will be taking place in December (Saturday, 16 December) will be announced at the July spectacular, hosted at the German Club in Gardens, Cape Town. Previously, details about Africa’s biggest costume party were only revealed in October.

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Cape Cola Is In Town!

As many of you have read in my About Me section, I’m not a fan of anything cola flavoured. So, when the guys from Cape Cola contacted me a while ago, I was quite hesitant to try the product. Cape Cola is a young and fresh new brand that just released their start-up product – The natural, locally-made, ethically-produced Cape Cola. Yup, you read right! All of these things in one bottle. I appreciated the idea of crafting a soft drink with thought, and a few days later they sent me a sample of the new product.

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The New Way To Pay On A Night Out

Using The Zapper App Winter is not my favourite season; Cape Town basically goes into hibernation, live music events are scarce, and restaurants are emptier than usual. But because I can’t stay at home for too many consecutive nights, I am always on the lookout for restaurants with a fireplace, or at least a really […]

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Bringing Casino Royale Back

I’m sure most of you have been to a casino in South Africa. It’s not always a pleasant experience. Casinos consist mostly of smoke-filled rooms, eerie music and the sound of slot machines swallowing thousands by the minute. I was recently invited to a casino-themed party, at a casino, and realised that it is actually really exciting and the games are a lot of fun!

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Cowhouse Market | 24 June 2017

It’s almost time for the next Cowhouse Market at Hazeldean Valley, an old dairy farm that is now a unique gathering spot for lovers of the artisanal movement! Whether you’re a lover of the great outdoors or simply looking for a spot to meet a couple of friends, this night market is your answer.

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Hendrick’s Gin Cultivates The Unusual

#CultivateTheUnusual With Hendrick’s Gin Last week a group of gin lovers celebrated the glorious cucumber at The Twankey Bar in Cape Town in preparation for World Cucumber Day (Yes, that is a day, and that is today – 14 June!) with Hendrick’s Gin South Africa. We were treated to a perfectly unusual afternoon with fancy […]

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