Hokey Poke Food Bar

Having a ‘mild’ food obsession and an extreme adventurous spirit, I gave Ryan no choice but to accompany me on a lunch date to this hip, new and fresh eatery in the city bowl. Hokey Poke is Cape Town’s first ever stand-alone poke-bowl bar.

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Warwick Picnic in the Winelands

Stellenbosch is synonymous with mountains, grapevines and wine-tasting, but if you have not attended a picnic at one of the Winelands’s luxurious wine estates, you’ve been missing out!

My and Ryan’s anniversary fell on a Sunday in September this year, and due to our Stellenbosch roots (The place we met and fell in-love), I immediately knew that I wanted to surprise Ry by taking him for a picnic close to our beloved little town.

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Take It Slow: An Essay on The Slow-Fashion Movement

“In fashion, one day you’re in and the next day you’re out” – any fashion-lover will recognise this quote by Heidi Klum from the Project Runway Series.

The world of fast-fashion means continuous adaptation of a season’s collection to suit the trends and desires of the buyers. This means constant change of clothing on the shopping racks, exhausting the supply chains and causing harm to the intermediate parties before that beautiful, ruffled-sleeve blouse ends up in your brightly printed plastic bag as you walk through the exit of H&M.

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