Relax With Dax

kirstenbosch concert

Kirstenbosch Concerts 2015/2016

This is the schedule for the 2015/2016 season of concerts at Kirstenbosch Gardens. Tickets can be booked online at Webtickets. Book your favourites now because the good ones sell out long in advance.

rose rocks winners

Rosé Rocks Competition Results 2015

2015 has given us the first rosé wine competition in South Africa, Rosé Rocks. Pink wine is no longer the sweet or semi-sweet wine with which it as for a long time been associated. It is now a sophisticated style of dry wine made from various varieties of grapes. These are the winning wines.

Eat Out Mercedes Benz Restaurant Awards 2015

The Top 20 Restaurants In SA 2015

The 20 nominees for the 2015 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards have been announced. These restaurants will be evaluated by the judges and the top 10 restaurants in the country will be announced at the Restaurant Awards ceremony on 15 November at Mistico Equestrian Centre, near Paarl.

22Seven #GYST

Get Your $ Together – Results

At the beginning of August 22seven asked me to join do a money saving exercise and report back on the results. They gave me a selection of money saving ideas to try. I had to select 7 of them and do them for roughly a month.


Charango Restaurant Review

Charango Bar and Peruvian Grill is the new hot spot on the hottest street in town, Bree. You don’t need to pay a fortune-teller to figure out that this is going to be the place to be in summer. With wide open frontage and plenty of outside seating on the broad pavement, this bar-restaurant will easily entice any and all who wander nearby.


Peddlars & Co Review

I was invited to experience the new Peddlars. But I didn’t realise it would involve multiple visits, because Peddlars now has 4 distinct food offerings!

Chapel Street primary school food garden

Edible Gardens with MySchool

MySchool invited me to assist with the planting of a food garden at Chapel Street Primary School in District 6. The project is a collaboration between the school, Woolworths Financial Services (WFS), Partners for Possibility and Urban Harvest.

GY$T 22Seven

Get Your $ Together

I recently booked an overseas trip for the end of the year. The flights cost a lot more than I thought they would and I’m worried I won’t have enough spending money for the whole 5 weeks (1 week in Hong Kong and 4 weeks in Australia). So it was very opportune when 22Seven challenged me to try and save extra money over a month with a bunch of challenges.