Category: Events

Joburg's Best Day Out – 20 things to do at the Rand Show 2019

The Rand Show has been a part of Johannesburg ever since I can remember. My earliest memory of the show is when I was around 6 years old. I went with my aunt and I was so excited when she bought me a helium balloon. But I didn’t hold it tightly enough and it soared […]

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Explore Johannesburg's Heritage Sites

I receive a lot of invitations to events, but since it takes time and effort to attend, I have to be quite selective about which ones I accept. However,  when I received an invitation to explore Johannesburg during Heritage Month, I knew that this was one event I wanted to attend. In fact, when I […]

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Gold Reef City has a new ride & how to get discounted tickets

I was recently invited to the launch of Gold Reef City’s new ride -The High Flying Maverick along with a bunch of other bloggers and celebrities. Thanks to my kids, I am a theme park fan too, so I jumped at the opportunity to be one of the first people to experience the latest addition […]

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Simply Asia Celebrity Cook-off #ReadySteadyWok

Simply Asia is one of my favourite franchise restaurants in South Africa so when Simply Asia Norwood invited me for their Ready Steady Wok celebrity cook-off event, I couldn’t say no. The event was hosted by the national Thai food franchise and forms part of a series of celebrity cook-offs from which Simply Asia will […]

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Review: The Great Moscow Circus

Visiting a circus is one of the best ways to feel like a child again. Lucky for me, the world-famous Great Moscow Circus is in South Africa again - and wowing the crowds. They were last here in 2006! I went there today with my family and it certainly was a fun way to spend […]

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Huffington Post South Africa launched with a bang #HuffPostSA

This past Sunday, I attended the Huffington Post South Africa launch in Sandton. Although the US media giant had been live in SA for a week already, the official launch was held a week later due to the 94.7 cycle challenge – which causes havoc with the traffic. The Huffington Post launched its 17th international […]

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Family Entertainment with Emirates Airways

I was invited by Emirates Airways, with my family, for a movie at Nu Metro Hyde Park, along with other bloggers and journalists. The event was held to celebrate Emirates’ unbeaten 12-year record as winner of the World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award, and also to introduce us to their new family offerings. The red carpet was […]

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Win Tickets to the Billionaire Generation Convention

This competition is now closed. The winner is Monto Tshabalala. Leadership 2020 invites Entrepreneurs who are Born To Lead to register for this life changing experience taking place over 4 consecutive days . The Convention is designed to concentrate the focus on what is of critical importance to Entrepreneurs in Africa. Creating a space where […]

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Win VIP tickets to the National Achievers Congress 2016 with Robert Kiyosaki

This competition is now closed. The winner is Enricoh Alfonzo Naidu ! Congratulations Enricoh! I am giving away 2 VIP tickets to the National Achievers Congress 2016 with Robert Kiyosaki on 9 and 10 July. Scroll below to enter. About Robert Kiyosaki Robert Kiyosaki is best known as the author of 'Rich Dad, Poor Dad',  one […]

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Sleeping Beauty - The Pantomime

Once upon a time, a beautiful princess was cursed by an evil fairy.  She pricked her finger on a spindle and fell off to sleep for a hundred years until a charming prince came and woke her up from her deep slumber… From the time I first saw the Janice Honeyman pantomime billboards appearing on […]

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Titanic – The Artefact Exhibition

The Titanic has fascinated people from the time the idea of the “unsinkable ship” was conceived. It took three years and 15 000 people to make. More than 100 000 people attended its launch in 1911. On 12 April 1912, it embarked on its maiden voyage, setting sail from Southampton to New York, and sank […]

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Magnum Pleasure Experience - Indulge yourself!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to design your own ice-cream? It’s every child’s dream and I daresay many adults’ too.  Now is your chance to do just that. The Magnum Pleasure pop-up store has been travelling all over the world since 2013, in celebration of Magnum’s 25th anniversary. New York, Paris […]

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