Mia turns one!!

I have been waiting for Mia, (the dog and not the blog!) to turn one…and she finally did this week! Since Mia is a rescue pup, no one really knows her actual date of birth. We were only told that the litter was born sometime in the second half of September. So adding K’s and…

Festivals Galore – Fiesta Latina!

Summer is finally here! Gardens are awash with colour, days are long and sunny (borderline scorching) and the city is crammed with festivals – from the Medieval Fayre to the Joburg Day; from the Latin Fest to the Taste of Joburg; the Inner City Festival to neighbourhood church fetes! There is a lot to see…

A trip back in ‘medieval’ times

Last weekend, Neigh-Bours, South Africa’s equine social network (I know right, you learn something new everyday!!), organised a Medieval Fayre! From kings and queens, fair maidens and sirs, knights and dragon slayers, wizards and freaks – the fair had attracted one and all. Archery, pillow fights, magic potions, unicorn rides, sword fighting and performances with…