Glorious Getaways – Reviving The Soul

We may have hundreds of social network contacts, but lack genuine relationships. It is possible to feel overconnected yet not connected to anything of substance. If this is you, then perhaps it is time to plan a getaway in nature to regain focus!

New York City in Full Colour

After a whirlwind trip to the USA, I’ve seriously been procrastinating this blog post, because frankly, how do I even begin to put into words what New York City is all about. So I decided to use some of my favourite pics to tell the story instead…

10 Keys To A Happier, Healthier You

For many people, the idea of a happy life seems elusive and far-fetched; a fleeting moment that passes all too quickly amid the mundane of an ordinary life. But it doesn’t have to be that way. New studies and old philosophies are quickly proving that happiness as a state of mind can be achieved on a daily basis. Here are 10 simple ideas that will help you achieve contentment in your everyday life. By Tamsyn Cornelius

Travel Tuesday: West Coast Wanderings and a Weekend in Jacobsbaai

A few weeks back, my husband surprised me with a little breakaway down the Cape West Coast to a town I had never heard of before. Jacobsbaai is a rural little seaside village situated midway between Saldanha Bay and Vredenburg in the Western Cape of South Africa. It’s only a short drive away from these…

Travel Tuesday: That One Time We Went to Graaff-Reinet

It’s not often that we get to venture out of the Western Cape on a road trip with our young kids. Anything more than a couple of hours in a car is usually a nightmare waiting to happen. However, when friends invited us to join them on a 665km trip upcountry to their hometown in…