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Honouring Youth

Honouring Youth

This week we honour our youth: young singer – songwriter, Zazz, was caught enjoying the beautiful crisp autumn weather ahead of her gig as part of the… Read more »

Looking to escape the city? Here are some of our favorite outdoor activities in the Valley of a 1000 Hills

There is so much to do in the Valley of a 1000 Hills. Here are some of our favorite outdoors activities

1000 Hills Arts and Craft Village

Pot & Kettle…. and more! Enjoying some of the most magnificent views of the 1000 Hills is the dining and retail destination: the 1000 Hills Arts and… Read more »

Stonehouse: Garden Shop, Book Shop & Café

A perfect autumn Saturday found me browsing books, bromeliads, breadboards… and brunch at the quaint Stonehouse not far from Kearsney College. “Its so beautiful here. Couldn’t you… Read more »

Woza Moya Crafters have been busy!

Woza Moya Crafters have been busy!

The new ranges at the Woza Moya shop are truly world class, and quite unlike anything I have seen elsewhere: fruity beadwork, flower-inspired jewellery, angelic animals, functional… Read more »

3 of our favorite markets in the Valley of a 1000 Hills

Winter is the perfect time to explore the markets around Durban. Here’sour favorite 3 markets in the Valley of a 1000 Hills, just 25 min from Durban

Celebrate Mother’s Day in 1000 Hills

Celebrate Mother’s Day in 1000 Hills

This weekend we remember and honour Motherhood: our mothers, our grandmothers, our adopted mothers; our carers and those women who play an important role in our lives…. Read more »

Vicious Velociraptor: the brawling, smart turkey dinosaur with the killer claw

Vicious Velociraptor: the brawling, smart turkey dinosaur with the killer claw

Photo by Shelley Kjonstad Velociraptor Awareness Day on April 18 gives us a reason to ponder this extraordinary creature that roamed the earth 70 million years ago…. Read more »

Easter Family Fun at the SPCA

I enjoyed a morning of Easter bonnets, squealing kids, sing along vibes, a real live Duracell bunny and all round family fun at the Kloof and Highway SPCA just before Easter.

Ladies and Gentlemen, we present “Bukekayo” at PheZulu Safari Park

The baby giraffe at PheZulu Safari Park has been named: Bukekayo meaning fine and handsome