Not like anyone needs a reason to eat pancakes but today is Shrove Tuesday. Shrove Tuesday is also known in Commonwealth countries and Ireland Pancake Day. It is the day in February or March immediately preceding Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. I almost never speak about religion but here’s a
Travel out of Season Prices in Mauritius, like most popular family holiday destinations, vary drastically according to the season. Supply and demand means prices go through the roof during peak periods and school holidays. April and May are the best months to visit Mauritius with the weather still warm and winds minimal.
11 February 2020 marks Safer Internet Day. Facebook is about bringing people closer together but they have a very strong focus on safety. Today Facebook South Africa and I share Top Tips for a Safer Social Media experience for your Teens. Technology is a lifeline for parents and an invaluable
Clarens a little South African Town is known as ‘the jewel of the Free State. This quaint little town is a charming artists’ town located at the foothills of the Maloti Mountains. Having heard countless stories about the beauty and tranquility of the Free State town we couldn’t resist heading to
This mama loves her gin and with summer kicking it up a notch, there’s nothing better than an ice-cold G&T. A gin launched by Autograph Distillery, Distillery Road Gin draws inspiration from the history of the site which the brand makes its premium and award-winning spirit, 13 Distillery Road in Stellenbosch. Like the other gins in
The biggest fear for a parent has is having their child go missing. Yet this is the harsh reality facing many South African families. Approximately 200 children are reported missing monthly and only half return home to their families. Yesterday, 30 January 2020 the SAPS & Facebook Launched Amber Alerts
Istanbul, is a major city in Turkey. The 5th largest city in the world also happens to be the gateway to Asia and Europe across the Bosphorus Strait. Istanbul with all its beauty simply oozes history. The Turkish people are the heartbeat of this city that comes to life after dark. I recently spent an incredible week there with a friend, and would love to share our Top 10 Things to do in Istanbul.