We were lucky enough to celebrate our first 4th of July this year in the US (to be more precise: Ocean Isle Beach, NC). It was amazing to see how everyone comes together to celebrate this beautiful country and the BRAVE people that made it possible. Ocean Isle Beach had a golf cart parade. The… Continue reading 4th of July
They should have called it DMP – DON’T MAKE PLANS FOR THE REST OF THE DAY! Coming from a “THIRD WORLD COUNTRY”, I am no stranger to waiting in long, super slow moving queues at any government service provider, be it vehicle registration, license renewal, post office, municipality or home affairs. I always thought government… Continue reading DMV…
Seeing as we are new to the city, I thought it would be great if we attend the Taste of Charlotte. I could not think of a better way to see and taste what Charlotte has to offer than to attend a 3 day festival featuring food samples from restaurants in and around Charlotte. They… Continue reading Taste of Charlotte
If you are lucky enough to be at the beach, you are lucky enough! Wise words hanging in a beautiful beach house! Ocean Isle beach is a small seaside town located in Brunswick County, North Carolina, about 210 miles from our home is Charlotte, this journey takes about 3.5 hours to drive, perfect for a… Continue reading Ocean Isle Beach
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
My husband makes great craft beer and this was a hobby of his back in our old home town. For a craft beer lover North Carolina is the ultimate place to be. There are so many craft beer breweries in this state, each brewery more different to the other. If you are married to a… Continue reading To Beer or not to Beer