Mensa delights with toffee & nougat treats
by Editor on 08 November 2019
Indulge in novel wines paired with decadent toffee and nougat in the all new Mensa Sweet Pairing Experience at the fresh look Overhex Tasting Room just outside Worcester. The Mensa range is closely aligned with storytelling and when combined with delectable sweet treats, makes for the perfect spoil while sharing anecdotes and creating memories with friends. Enjoy the crisp Mensa Sauvignon Blanc with a zesty l...
The Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival
by Editor on 07 November 2019
Kickstart the festive season on a fashionable high note at the annual Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’, presented by Sanlam Private Wealth. One of SA’s premier social calendar highlights, this year’s event takes place over the weekend of 30 November and 1 December at the iconic Huguenot Monument. For those preferring a laid-back stylish experience, Sunday’s offering...
Throw Back to the 90's
by Editor on 07 November 2019
Feel it, it is here #ThrowBackToThe90s with @iamdjman and @amonmokoenasa taking us back to the 90’s with Sexy New R&B and 90s classic. There will also be a beer garden, food trucks and mini market, 23 Nov is going to be EPIC @theview_sa Time : 3pm till late Venue : The View Plot 9011, Old Vereeniging Service Road, Kibler Park, Johannesburg, 2091 Price : R180 https://www.google.co.za/maps/dir//the+view+w...
Balance wines make gourmet popcorn pop
by Editor on 30 October 2019
For a wine tasting experience that pops, give Balance wines a try with moreish gourmet popcorn at the new look Overhex Tasting Room just outside Worcester. The all new Balance & Gourmet Popcorn tasting is a mashup of three easy drinking, everyday quality wines with artisanally flavoured popcorn. The vibrancy and juicy tropical fruit of Balance Classic Sauvignon Blanc is the perfect foil to cut through the crea...
Ugu South Coast Tourism welcomes refreshing new Bike Fest in 2020
by Editor on 23 October 2019
The annual Bike Fest, a flagship event of Ugu South Coast Tourism (USCT), will be returning to the South Coast from 25 to 27 April 2020. And this time, all the engine-revving action will take place at the scenic, tourist-friendly coastal town of Port Edward. Commenting on behalf of Ray Nkonyeni Municipality, the main sponsor of the event, the Mayor Cllr Nomusa Mqwebu said, “Since its inception the Bike Fest has...
Support boobs in the bay
by Editor on 11 October 2019
Cape Town’s vibrant Bay Harbour Market has joined forces with PinkDrive for Breast Cancer Awareness Month to bring clinical testing to the bay on Saturday 19 October 2019 - an initiative proudly sponsored by Strawberry Lips and Schweppes. PinkDrive is an organization that believes early detection of breast cancer will help prolong life and encourages regular mammograms and self-examination. Steps on how to do a...
New reasons to escape to Grande Provence
by Editor on 08 October 2019
Make The Owner’s Cottage at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate your go-to destination when next you visit Franschhoek and take advantage of their new accommodation packages tailor-made with options for every taste. Discover cultural gems with the Heritage package or indulge in the Wine Enthusiast’s package created for those with a high interest in the art of winemaking, while the Adventure package offers un...
 The Art of Vertical Takes Centre Stage This October
by Editor on 04 October 2019
Saturday, 19 October will see the South African pole dance community from amateur to professional levels gather in the Mother City as competitors go head to head in the fifth installment of the annual competition, The Pole Factor. The competition will see finalists showcase their gravity defying acts in four categories of the dance form; namely Pole Acrobat, Pole Artiste, Pole Provocateur and Pole Duets. Pole Acro...
Savour two national treasures with Survivor ABSA Top 10 Pinotage & Biltong
by Editor on 03 October 2019
Survivor, the unbridled Swartland wine range, is celebrating Pinotage Day on Saturday, 12 October with a special tasting of two national treasures, biltong and its ABSA Top 10 Pinotage. A proud benchmark of this South African grape variety, the Pinotage 2017 is the second Survivor vintage to be ranked Top 10 in this prestigious wine competition. The special Pinotage & Biltong tasting pairs the wine with beef ...
Dr Victor and the Rasta rebels liv.
by Editor on 01 October 2019
Let's kick off a new month with Dr Victor and the Rasta rebels live at The View in Kibler Park on Friday the 4th October. Joined by Bilo and Dafunc who will keep you dancing all night long. Tickets are R180 per person, food and drinks will be availableTime :19:00 pm Venue : 9011 Wisani road , Kibler ParkContact : 082 567 6969
The South Coast Fever MTB & Trail Run Series Wraps Up
by Editor on 30 September 2019
The South Coast Fever MTB & Trail Run Series, a four-part cycling race, came to an exciting end on Sunday, 22 September at Lake Eland Game Reserve. In the men’s division, the honours went to Andrew Hill and Brennan Anderson, co-champions for 2019; and it was Hayley Smith who took the ladies’ championship. This year also saw the crowning of new 25-kilometre champions, Tayne Rudling and Riley Smith. The winnin...
Recognising your own value for change
by Editor on 27 September 2019
What is authenticity? Humility, connection and value. The inaugural Illumi.Nation event powered by Strawberry Lips recently hosted an insightful panel discussion about authenticity, empowerment and breaking the cycle of gender conditioning in the 21st century. Whilst the event began with an abundance of welcome activities where attendees had their fill at a harvest table, enjoyed Strawberry Lips treats and had ...
How authentic does the future look for todays generation?
by Editor on 05 September 2019
The inaugural Illumi.Nation event proved that there is a real need for young people to participate in dialogues that affect their lives. On Thursday the 29th of August the long awaited Illumi.Nation event series powered by Strawberry Lips kicked off to a full house as attendees sat down and engaged in a two-hour open dialogue about being true, living authentically and empowering women (and men) to break down the b...
Join the dialogue on the importance of authenticity
by Editor on 27 August 2019
Take part in an essential discussion around the importance of gender equality and ‘The Power of Authenticity’ with a host of top South African influencers at Illumi.Nation powered by Strawberry Lips. Designed to be an evening of inspirational conversations fused with fun activations such as spot prize wins, video booths and more; Illumi.Nation will kick off proceedings with well-known sports presenter and jour...
Pulling out all the stops at this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival
by Editor on 12 August 2019
Bid farewell to the Winter blues and swing into Spring by heading off to the picture perfect Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of 14 and 15 September for this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival. What better excuse to explore one of South Africa’s premier wine destinations, whilst uncovering a fine selection of wine gems from the Franschhoek Vignerons. Wineries in and around the valley welcome the fr...
Luminos shines a light on smart home living at Decorex Joburg
by Editor on 05 August 2019
The integration of cutting-edge technology into the modern home has assisted in day-to-day living, with the emergence of Smart Homes welcomed in South Africa. This year’s Decorex Joburg – taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August – will showcase the inclusion of home décor into the Smart Home model with this year’s feature by Luminos Blinds. “Smart Homes are the way of the fut...
Time to repose in style with this year’s Decorex Joburg Bedroom Project
by Editor on 05 August 2019
Creating the perfect home sanctuary requires the subtle fusion of on-trend colour and style with personalised décor items. This year’s Decorex Joburg Bedroom Project installation – taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August – welcomes the city’s leading designers and craftsmen, ready to curate a range of enviable bedroom settings. “The bedroom is a really iconic space for style bec...
Diarise the dates for Decorex Joburg 2019!
by Editor on 26 July 2019
The flagship Decorex exhibition, synonymous with sophisticated décor and design, is bringing the finest localised products, interior stylists and creative inspiration to the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. This year’s Decorex Joburg, centred on the show’s 2019 theme, 'Designing for Africa – feels like home’, will highlight the increasing inter-continental reach of Africa’s design influence...
Slavin reveal on-trend kitchen feature for Decorex Joburg
by Editor on 26 July 2019
The emerging trends in colour, appliance, design and even food will captivate all tastes at this year’s Trend Kitchen Feature by Slavin. This will form part of the innovative features’ programme at this year’s Decorex Joburg, taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. “We have seen a massive rise in food and design-related television shows that have really highlighted the role of...
Exceptional Italian winter value at 95 Keerom and 95 at Parks
by Editor on 25 July 2019
Exceptional Italian winter value at 95 Keerom and 95 at Parks Dine like an Italian at exceptional value and tuck into chef-proprietor Giorgio Nava’s special 3-course winter menu available exclusively during August at 95 Keerom in Cape Town’s CBD and 95 at Parks in Constantia. For starters, tuck into a classic caprese salad with creamy artisanal burrata mozzarella. The main course is a choice of Chef Giorg...