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Abi visits Basic Bistro | Stellenbosch

You will find great coffee and wholesome food at Basic Bistro. Just a stroll down...
Apr 25, 2021
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Robertson

A little bit about our recent stay in Robertson Wine Valley. Drinking all the wine...
Jan 19, 2021
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Makaron @ Majeka House

J and I were fortunate enough to stay the night at Majeka House to taste Makaron’s...
Oct 17, 2018
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#lovefoodmovement with Food Lover’s Market

As you may know, I’ve been working hard at making sure hubby and I eat...
Mar 7, 2018
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La Colombe | Silvermist

J and I recently took advantage of La Colombe’s midweek winter lunch special and what a...
Sep 12, 2017
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Tasting Room @ Creation Wines

 J and I dined at the incredibly stunning, Tasting Room at Creation Wines recently. We...
Jul 18, 2017
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Willow Creek #followtheolive

“An olive tree is surely the richest gift of heaven…”  Thomas Jefferson Being a huge...
Jun 28, 2017
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CHEFS

A few weeks ago we had dinner at Chefs, a ”fast fine” restaurant in Gardens,...
May 22, 2017
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Asara Wine Estate

For those of you that don’t follow me on my Facebook page, I often share...
Apr 24, 2017
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Littlegig 2017!

I had such FOMO when I missed the 2016 Littlegig early this year. A 24...
Dec 7, 2016
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Food Lover’s Market Giveaway

I teamed up with Food Lover’s Market for a #foodloversfresh campaign. The idea behind it...
Sep 7, 2016
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AMC Cookware Giveaway!

Big pots like this 24 cm Gigant from AMC Cookware make my foodie heart happy....
Aug 29, 2016
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Winter Musings Pop-Up Dinner

I’m so excited to cook at Reverie Social Table (Observatory, Cape Town)  and the best part...
Jul 20, 2016
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Mushroom Forage @ Delheim Estate

I receive many press releases from PR agencies, but I have to say, this one...
Apr 7, 2016
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Cecilia’s Farm Visit | Harvest

I recently visited Cecilia’s Farm during harvest in the picturesque Ceres Valley. Meet Handri Conradie....
Feb 1, 2016
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Reverie | Social Table

Our lives have become so fast paced and planned right down to every detail ,...
Nov 5, 2015
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Sunday Brunch @ The Pot Luck Club

I’ve heard such great things about Pot Luck Club’s Sunday Brunch offering, that we had...
Oct 5, 2015
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My Mom-in-Law’s Cookware Make-Over

My very own mother-in-law happens to own a set of AMC Pots. She, like many...
Sep 21, 2015
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Lunch with The Greenleaf Olive Company @ Pure

I attended an intimate media “Greenleaf Olive oil” inspired lunch prepared by Chef Philip Botes at...
Jun 2, 2015
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Leopard’s Leap Cooking Class

Last week J and I attended a fun and relaxed cooking class with Leopard’s Leap...
Jun 1, 2015
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AMC Cookware “Edge” Knife Set Giveaway!

AMC Cookware recently launched their very own EDGE Knife Set.  Manufactured with exceptional quality stainless steel, these...
Apr 28, 2015
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Solana Beach | Mauritius | East Coast

J and I recently spent 7 nights at Solana Beach Resort on the East Coast of...
Mar 24, 2015
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Thali Thali Game Lodge

J and I had the pleasure of staying 2 nights at Thali Thali Game Lodge with...
Feb 18, 2015
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#MishMoshOfYum Popup Dinner in Pics

Michelle Parkin captured some awesome pics at my #MishMoshOfYum Popup dinner at Yoco Eatery. I...
Feb 17, 2015
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Bits of Carey’s #MishMoshOfYum Pop up dinner!

I am so excited to announce my first  popup dinner at picturesque Yoco Eatery Rust-en-Vrede in...
Jan 13, 2015
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Val du Charron Wine & Olive Estate – Wellington

J and I spent the night at Val du Charron Wine Estate recently. We stayed...
Oct 30, 2014
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“Lazy Days” by Phillippa Cheifitz Cookbook Launch

I attended simple cooking legend, Phillippa Cheifitz’ “Lazy Days” book launch recently at Chez Gourmet....
Oct 17, 2014
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Terroir @ Kleine Zalze

It took one weeknight watching “Seasons at Terroir” to pick up the phone and book...
Oct 14, 2014
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Olympia Cafe – Kalk Bay

We have been visiting this little corner eatery in Kalk Bay for years. It is...
Oct 1, 2014
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Pierneef ‘a La Motte: Meet Chef Michelle

Most avid foodies will know that Michelle Theron has taken taken over Chris Erasmus’ Executive...
Aug 18, 2014
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Stanford: Graze Slow Food Cafe

If you ever take a trip to Stanford, do yourself a favour and have dinner...
Jul 28, 2014
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AMC Cookware

I am proud to announce that I’m officially an AMC Cookware Brand Ambassador!  When they...
Jun 13, 2014
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Pot Luck Club

J and I had dinner at Pot Luck Club for our 4 year wedding anniversary...
Feb 12, 2014
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Gourmet Boerie

Gourmet Boerie has been around for a while now but this weekend was the first...
Jan 20, 2014
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La Parada tapas bar

J and I visited La Parada recently. It is a beautiful venue and I love...
Jan 13, 2014
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Test Kitchen in pictures

Here’s a little sneak peek of the Gourmand menu J and I enjoyed at Test...
Dec 31, 2013
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Paris in Pictures

Hello lovelies, finally have a minute to post something! I have not fallen off the...
Aug 3, 2011
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Pub grub and all things London

London holds a very special place in my heart after having lived there a couple of years a...
Jul 14, 2011
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My fave lunch spots at the mo

J and I love eating and often go out on quests to find the best...
Nov 26, 2010
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Hudson Burger Kloof Street Cape Town

If you like the occasional burger with a twist, then Hudson is a must. They...
Sep 16, 2010
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Lunch in Paternoster and a thyme and rock salt “cake”

We ended off our weekend by driving through to Paternoster for the day. And what...
Sep 2, 2010
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Day 2: Kloovenberg Wine and olives + Bar Bar Black Sheep

Our second day we woke up to the sound of birds chatting away merrily, the...
Sep 1, 2010
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Our “west coast” weekend

First of all, I need to admit that I am geographically challenged! J and always book...
Aug 30, 2010
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My 2nd Birthday celebration and Crush launch

Yes, you read right…2nd!! 2 July 2008, I had a bone marrow transplant, so technically...
Jul 2, 2008