Upon arriving to Johannesburg, most Captonians already have a preconceived idea installed in their minds, which deters their experience of the city. Many Joburgers will tell you that every time a person comes over from the mother city they are very negative and complain about the lack of mountain and sea—myself included. Obviously there are … [Read more…]
Driving away from the Neighbourgoods Market one Saturday, The Wits Art Museum caught my eye. I actually first noticed the massive glass panels, and behind them, a really trendy coffee shop. I saw a big blue industrial coffee machine, wide-open spaces with barista lights giving off a soft glow to the well-lit room filled with … [Read more…]
I didn’t have much furniture when I moved to Joburg, so I had to get creative to fill the lounge a bit. So I sourced pallets and made a coffee table and book shelves. We haven’t brought anything in our house, besides the pallets, everything else has been a gift. There is so much I … [Read more…]
As I said before, once I have an idea I am pretty set on it. So while we were in pretoria I was adamant that lunch at the Luck Bread Company was in order!