I am not sure if its an American thing or if its a Charlotte thing but the BUGS here in and around my house, Parks and shopping centers are driving me up the wall. Don’t get me wrong, South Africa has bugs and lots of them but they are much more avoidable and “manageable”. We… Continue reading Its a BUG’S life!
This is a very dear topic for me and my husband! And should be for everyone. We woke up one morning and realized that we are not the best versions of ourselves and so we decided to take the steps to change that! It is amazing to see what a couple of small dietary changes… Continue reading Choose health, choose life, choose fitness!
Many people know my weaknesses and I will share them with you! In no particular order as that order changes from day to day: Wine Coffee Chocolates/Sweets/Cupcakes But today I will elaborate on my weakness or as I call it my absolute love for COFFEE. My exposure to COFFEE can be categorized in 4 groups: Everyday… Continue reading COFFEE
This past weekend we attended our first BBQ festival here in the US (actually our first BBQ festival ever). The Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ challenge festival was held in Kannapolis, NC. Kannapolis is about an hours drive from where we live in Charlotte, that is a far drive for not really knowing what to… Continue reading Getting Jiggy with it…
A very well known fact by now is that my husband loves beer, any beer and all beer so we often venture to a new taproom or brewery. This particular time was to the Unknown Brewery in South Mint Street. They celebrated their 300th batch of beer brewed and what better way to celebrate than… Continue reading Unknown brewery ?
We celebrated my beautiful friend’s birthday this week. The BIG 33. To me all birthdays after 29 is big, but thats just me. So we do as South Africans do and we celebrate by eating, this stereotyping turned out to be false as I noticed the Americans also celebrate by eating, so do Canadians and… Continue reading Firebirds
Looking for something FUN to do on a Friday night? Look no further. The Food truck Rally – Matthews, will be happening every Friday night until September 30th. We had the pleasure of attending this rally last Friday night – what an amazing event. As you enter the venue, you have the Food trucks on… Continue reading Food Truck Rally – Matthews
Its Saturday night and we are looking for a restaurant in the South End area to have a quick sit down dinner. It was not easy to chose but Indian food won! Needless to say we went to Copper, the Indian Restaurant in South End. The restaurant is an old converted house and is lit up… Continue reading Copper me this!
I was looking for something to do over the past weekend, and amongst all the events that were happening in and around Charlotte, I came across the Hippie Fest. This should’ve been a great experience. If I think Hippies, I think bell bottoms, peace signs and flowers in your hair – not exactly what I witnessed… Continue reading Oh my Hippie Fest..
Its always sad to say GOOD BYE to a coworker, even more sad when he’s a genuinly nice guy. This was the case for my husband this past weekend, I must say even I liked the guy, so then you must know – a sad occasion!! His wife is such a sweet person too! I… Continue reading Tyber Tyber..