June book review recap
In June, I worked my way through a few audiobooks supplied by various publishers through NetGalley. So here's what I read and what I thought. I reread John le Carré's classic novels about the intricate shadow worlds of international espionage. It's been acclaimed as...
Dirty Dozen Book Reviews
I've collected short reviews of the last twelve audiobooks I listened to through Netgalley and decided it's time to share them. I hope you enjoy and grab a copy of those that pique your attention. "Fatal First Edition" by Jenn McKinlay is the latest addition to the...
Step into my Slippers on 31 May 2024
Slipper Day, Reach For A Dream's biggest fundraiser, returns on 31 May 2024, promising a day filled with warmth, generosity, and fun - all in support of children with life-threatening illnesses. This year, Reach For A Dream and their partners bring you the chance to...
Ten Things About Champagne
There are ten essential insights into the world of Champagne to prepare you for the upcoming Johannesburg Cap Classique, Champagne & Bubbles Festival, slated for May 17th and 18th at the Inanda Polo Club in Sandton. Protected Origins: Only wines crafted within the...
Gift idea: Festive flavours from Nespresso

Gift idea: Festive flavours from Nespresso

Allsorts, chocolate orange, coconut – Nespresso revives these yummy memories in time for the Festive Season with their Limited Edition Variations. They recently sent me these three flavours to try for myself, and I’ll be honest, I’m kind of avoiding the liquorice and...

read more
Gift idea: Doppio Zero gets everyone in the festive spirit

Gift idea: Doppio Zero gets everyone in the festive spirit

Syllable is affiliated to Doppio Zero and their social media agency. Take the guesswork out of gifting this year with a selection of treats from Doppio Zero. Whether you’re looking for a gift for clients, colleagues, or that family member who has everything, you can’t...

read more
The NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Mini Me

The NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Mini Me

About a year ago NESCAFÉ launched its Dolce Gusto pod system in South Africa, with the pay-offline “Coffee is not just black”. The reason behind this is because of the dual-pod system: dehydrated milk pods and coffee pods. But they also don’t stop at coffee. I...

read more
Is your blood type coffee?

Is your blood type coffee?

I'm not addicted to coffee, although it does significantly enhance my personality in the mornings. I can manage quite well without it over weekends (mostly), and don't drink it past 11:00 in summer (it makes me feel hot - not necessarily like that - more so than tea...

read more
Gimme coffee!

Gimme coffee!

Fridays are lazy days for me to blog, so maybe I'll stick to Infographic Friday. I'm avoiding caffeine today because in treating one of my three major health issues, I've triggered another. Fortunately I keep my  C8H10N4O2 consumption to a minimum to avoid triggering...

read more
Wired To The Web Logo
Recommended by CapeTownInsider