Author: Dax

Food & wine pairing at Blues review

Food & wine pairing at Blues review

This is an event review, not a review of Blues restaurant. Blues is hosting food and wine pairing evenings in July and August (see forthcoming dates below). Last night was the second one, I...

Catharina’s review

Catharina’s review

I’m not a big fan of buffets. Sometimes they can be nice but a lot of the time it’s an exercise in choosing the dishes that are worth eating. They are generally a lot more expensive...

Bread & Wine review

Bread & Wine review

On Saturday I went with my family to Bread & Wine on Moreson estate for lunch. What an amazing lunch it was. I have been eager to try Bread and Wine because I have heard...

Societi Bistro review

Societi Bistro review

Societi Bistro has received some good reviews and accolades over the past year or so, for this reason I’ve been quite keen to try it. I had dinner there the other night with 3...

What is 5FM up to?

What is 5FM up to?

It’s great to see that people are starting to be more aware of the environmental crisis we are in. Some are even starting to make changes in their lives and this in turn has...

New Credit Act – Making life difficult or Frek you Standard Bank

New Credit Act – Making life difficult or Frek you Standard Bank

It’s been interesting seeing the effects of the NCA. I imagined that it would have some effect on the economy, but I didn’t realise it would be this big. There was an article in...

Half Price Sushi at Beluga

Half Price Sushi at Beluga

On Fridays, Beluga is running a special: Half price sushi and cocktails between 5pm and 7pm. They have 2 other specials which are available all the time: A sushi platter for R99 and 1kg...

Madame Zingara Tent of Dreams review

Madame Zingara Tent of Dreams review

High expectations are a major problem because they invariably lead to disappointment. Every person I know who has been to the the Tent of Dreams told me that it was absolutely fantastic, so my...

Blink review

Blink review

Most people have heard of Malcolm Gladwell’s other book, The Tipping Point (my review here), but this one is less well known. Although it is less well known, it is no less interesting. Like...

Book Fair review

Book Fair review

I was flippin’ bored. Unless you are into hearing presentations from authors and meeting people in the industry, the book fair doesn’t offer much. I have a friend who is going on all 3...