• Argentinean restaurant in Linden

    Things I Like in Linden

    Last week I was invited to try out a co-working space called Basecamp, which is in Linden. Basecamp’s pleasant interior. A co-working space is basically an office for people like me —…

  • Heather in a dress from Dr. Pachanga

    Fashion Makeover with Dr. Pachanga

    As I’ve said before, I consider myself to be an unfashionable person. But the longer I live in South Africa, the more fashionable I feel. I find the fashion in South Africa…

  • Cappuccino from Flynn Coffee

    My Favorite Jozi Coffeeshops: Flynn Coffee

    In the third installment of an occasional series on my favorite new Jozi coffeeshops, I bring you Flynn Coffee in Kramerville. A Flynn cappuccino. Kramerville, as I’ve explained before, is a quasi-industrial area…

  • Bonolo in her Melville garden

    Bonolo’s Beautiful Melville Garden

    Almost two months ago, I took photos of a beautiful Melville garden. The garden is only about thee blocks from my house and in plain sight along the verge (that thin strip…

  • Coffee machine at third space

    My Favorite Jozi Coffeeshops: Thirdspace

    In a continuation of an occasional series on my favorite new Jozi coffeeshops, I bring you Thirdspace in Fourways. Yes, Thirdspace is in Fourways, which means yes, it’s in a strip mall and…

  • Skateboarding tour in front go graffiti

    Skateboarding Across Jozi

    I consider myself a connoisseur of Joburg walking tours. When I found out there is a skateboarding tour of Joburg, I obviously had to try it. From left to right: Ayanda, Tiffanie,…

  • Heather with 2Summers in Motion prints

    2Summers in Motion

    Many months ago, as I often do, I was talking to my friend Fiver about this blog. I was saying it was time for a new header image, and Fiver said she…

  • Two bunnies and lady doing yoga

    Yoga + Bunnies

    Did I mention that a few weeks ago I was invited to take pictures of a group of people doing yoga with bunnies? Bunnies — as in actual rabbits? Yup. The Lonehill…

  • Shanana Malawi boat

    Hi from Malawi

    Malawi. I type the word and stare at it, say it over and over in my head. I google Malawi and get this from Wikipedia: The name Malawi is thought to derive…

  • Yield coffees and sandwiches

    My Favorite Jozi Coffeeshops: Yield Coffee Bar

    It’s been a couple of years since I wrote my top five Jozi coffeeshops post. All the places mentioned in that post are still great. But I’ve discovered several good new coffeeshops lately…