Hogsback, land of fairies and hobbits

Hogsback, land of the fairies, hobbits, butterflies and pure relaxation, a hidden gem nestled between the Amathole mountains in the Eastern Cape. After a beautiful drive through a dense forest up a winding pass we arrived at Hogsback, a sleepy hollow filled with creatives, hippies and those just trying to escape the hustle and bustle of city […]

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December Roundup: What we did last month

A Blonde and a Beard

We have been very quiet on the blog this December, clearly been having too much fun. December was quite a busy month for us, it was also our first month of being “homeless” although our family and friends have taken great care of us. Here’s what we got up to: Sunset drinks and snacks on […]

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November roundup: What we did last month

A Blonde and a Beard

November! What a month! Packing up our apartment, getting everything sorted for our move, whilst still trying to have some fun and do work in between. We have also finally booked our flights and are leaving for Australia at the beginning of February. So this gives us December and January free to explore and spend […]

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October roundup: What we did last month

A Blonde and a Beard

This year has flown by! Being our last few months in Cape Town, we have really tried to make the most of our time left here and get out and explore our beautiful country whenever possible. So we have decided to do a monthly roundup of all the little things we have gotten up to […]

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Some of our favourite things to do In Cape Town

Cape Town is arguably one of the most beautiful cities in the world, with views of the mountain from practically everywhere in the city, to the beautiful beaches (7 of which are Blue Flag beaches), the Winelands which are only a short drive from the city centre, picturesque walks and hikes on the mountains and […]

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The best Carrot Cake Recipe EVER!!!

We don’t usually post recipes, but this is honestly by far the BEST Carrot Cake I have ever eaten or made. The recipe is somewhat a family secret but it’s SO good that I thought it needed to be shared with the world!  It has become a bit of a family tradition to make this […]

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Dinner at The Shortmarket Club

The Shortmarket Club

We are always looking for new restaurants to try, so when we heard that the much anticipated Shortmarket Club had finally opened their doors, we immediately booked for dinner. The restaurant is in Shortmarket street (hence the name) right next to House of Machines and Outrage of Modesty (which are both great spots to go for […]

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