Category Lifestyle

The Fussy Vegan

Vegan food that's convenient, healthy and doesn't break the budget? Almost unheard of in Joburg! Until The Fussy Vegan opened a few months ago. Offering quick grab-n-go meals, sit down options and some deli-style items, it really means there's no excuse not to try adding some plant-based meals to your routine. When a scroll through Instagram showed... Continue reading

Change one small thing with Restraw

I don't know about you, but I'm not that into New Year's Resolutions... I tend to forget all about them until it's December and I realise that I haven't learnt French or bungee jumped again. So I prefer setting new goals at any point that feels right. And if one thing you'd like to do in... Continue reading

Razor Charlie

Razor Charlie is serving up Latin American street food, tequila and a whole lot of fun in the heart of Kramerville, Sandton. The new eatery has an outdoor cafe approach with touches of South American style and iconography. Razor Charlie takes over a spot in the same space that holds much loved Joburg gems like Amatuli,... Continue reading

La Boqueria

Looking for somewhere impressive to take your friends from out of town, potential in-laws or just your bestie? La Boqueria, a staggeringly beautiful Spanish restaurant with touches of global cuisine on the menu and a damn clever wine list, is the spot!  Make your reservation sooner rather later and soak in the friendly atmosphere at... Continue reading


Jo'best Club - Bloggers Edition 2.0 was recently held and this platform for sharing skills and knowledge did not disappoint. The half-day workshop had exciting talks and group sessions with media gatekeepers, bloggers and photographers like Uno de Waal of 10and5, Sam Wright of the ever popular Tech Girl and professional videographer Nicole Olwagen. We also... Continue reading


A self-confessed pantologist, Georgia East divides most of her time between her clothing label FORTUNE and her food blog East After Noon. While a combination of fashion and food might not seem like such a bad thing, it is Georgia’s penchant for spending all afternoon curled up with a book and box of brownies that... Continue reading


Bolton Road Collection is an elegant, new(ish) restaurant and bar along Rosebank's vibrant art strip. The regeneration on the corner of Jan Smuts and Bolton together with Keyes Art Mile further north in Rosebank, is pretty exciting. The joint has beautiful decor, it's a huge airy space that has some intimate corners and nooks. A... Continue reading