This article first appeared in House & Leisure Online and is entitled “A Taste of New York at Mulberry & Prince”. Here I’ve adapted my original post slightly in order to make it blog-relevant.  When I have the opportunity to get out of the kitchen and sample of the sort of food that has placed Cape Town on … Continue Reading

December in the southern hemisphere holds an environmental alternative to the idea of snowed-in streets, roaring log fires and red wine spiked with cinnamon and clove. Relentlessly blue skies and climes reaching into the upper thirties and beyond means that Christmas is spent in a pleasant combination of indoors in the heat of the day, … Continue Reading

This article first appeared in House & Leisure Online and is entitled “Happiness begins with Hygge”. Here I’ve adapted my original post slightly in order to make it blog-relevant.  If 2017 has a theme, it would have to be Hygge. Pronounced hue-gah, this Danish concept is all about getting cosy in colder weather. I explore how … Continue Reading