Review: Lunch at the Taj Cape Town’s Mint Restaurant and Terrace

Finding a nice place to grab lunch in St George’s mall can be a challenge. Unless you’re super into B-grade Wimpy restaurants (which I kind of am, but don’t judge me.) Taj Cape Town’s Mint Restaurant and Terrace, however, is a lovely option that’s become even nicer since they expanded the restaurant the spill out into […]

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Review: Sorbet 365 Workout Barcelona skincare collection

If you’re familiar with Sorbet’s skincare collection you’ll know it contains a few gems. (I’m still a big fan of their Salon Skin daily skin polish powder as it’s basically a dupe for Dermalogica’s brilliant but pricy Microfoliant.) They’ve expanded further, however, with a new line called 365 Workout Barcelona. Now, to be honest, I […]

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Review: Kong Bar & Grill restaurant in Cape Town

I was still overseas when Kong Bar & Grill popped up in Green Point Cape Town, but it made enough noise to reach me. People were raving about the riblets… they were popping bottles of free bubbly on a Thursday… (more on that later) and their superstar DJ, Pete Larkin, is allegedly Cape Town’s finest. […]

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Reviews: Smile Science teeth whitening strips, Gatineau Floracil eye makeup remover and INOAR Sensitine 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner

If you’re a regular reader you’ll know I swear by Crest Whitestrips. I like both the 3D White and super strength Professional Effects variants and tend to buy whichever I can find on eBay. Both products contain peroxide and some experts say it could be damaging to your teeth and others say they’re not. Either […]

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