Happily Ever Laughter!

What’s in a name they say? With one like ‘Happily Ever Laughter‘ – a lot, I would reckon! Happily Ever Laughter, believe it or not, is the name of a cafe in Bedfordview. Its uniqueness lies not just in the name but also in the kind of place it is. Yes it is a cafe,…

Weekly Photo Challenge – Muse

This week’s challenge is to showcase one’s MUSE. For those who know my blog, my muse would not come as a surprise! In fact there are two – Mia, my dog of course and Johannesburg – a city hugely misconstrued, a melting pot and a place I now call home.  One led to another and they both…

Joburg Weekend Markets’ Extravaganza

(I have written about these local markets in separate posts before, which can be found here and here. But a comprehensive roundup appeared in the More Than Food magazine this week. Adding a short excerpt here). With the weekend comes the hard choice of deciding which of the weekly markets to visit. With more than…

A walk through quirky Braamfontein

I’ve been meaning to do this for very long – just walk through Braamfontein aimlessly, casually observing the quirky neighbourhood, discovering the different cafes that dot the streets, having a coffee here, a sandwich there and just enjoying a day out! Braamfontein is an offbeat neighborhood in central Joburg that has undergone some remarkable redevelopment…

Sundays are Fun days and Mia days!

For sometime now, Sundays have become synonymous with Mia’s day out in our house. Like everything else – from taking over our house, our bed, our chair, our mornings, our evenings, our lives…even this happened quite unconsciously. Mia has slowly but surely taken over most aspects of our lives. So it wasn’t surprising when we…