In November last year my little sister turned the big 2-1! We went out to dinner on a Monday night and since it was a weekday, we had the place to ourselves with the attentive service of the waiter/cook/body builder. She also requested a macaron tower at the start of the year, so I thought […]
When our beautiful niece Mahlia’s turned one, her equally beautiful mother organised a first birthday party of epic proportions. It involved a dessert table, a table with a big spread of food, a decorated kid’s dining table, and a fairy who sang and played games with the kids. I know that even the adults had […]
For Kran’s last birthday we had a low key celebration at home where a German Chocolate Cake was requested. German Chocolate Cake is not from Germany, rather it’s named after a guy whose last name is German. Don’t worry, it got me too. Aside from the fun trivia of the origins of its name, the […]
Turning 28 wasn’t too bad. Especially because this year we celebrated my birthday in the summer. You don’t know how long I’ve waited to have another birthday in the sun, to wear a dress and shorts outside, to lament about the warmth instead of the cold. It was, in short, nothing short of sublime! To […]
For my birthday this year we went to Montreal! It took 5 hours by a Via Rail train which was just as (if not more) comfortable than a plane. Plus it had on-board wifi! Photos to come!
As tradition (and our tummies) dictate, we try to go to Rockpool to celebrate our birthdays. There’s nothing like stepping in and smelling all the grilling meat and food straight from the open kitchen. When I called to confirm the booking for Kran’s birthday the lady was surprised to see on their computer that I’d […]