Things to do in Cape Town, the Helderberg, and the Cape Winelands

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The Birds and the Trees of Harry Giddy Park in Mossel Bay (2018-06-29)

Right as you start your entry into Mossel Bay’s old CBD, at the very top of Marsh Street on the right is a lush green haven called Harry Giddey Park (or Harry Giddy, the Internet can’t quite make up its… Continue Reading →

Kids at Play at BASH in Paarl (2017-10-08)

Kids’ birthday party venues are always an exciting find when you are a parent who a) doesn’t have access to a big house, b) don’t want to spend an entire day cleaning up the mess created by hosting such a… Continue Reading →

Girls at Play on the Mouille Point Adventure Playground in Cape Town (2017-11-18)

The whole Sea Point, Mouille Point, Green Point stretch of Cape Town is always fantastic for family outings, with walks along the promenade, wave dodging through the railings, play on the various jungle gyms along the way, putt putt, a… Continue Reading →

Helderberg Farm on a Public Holiday (2015-08-10)

Great weather, check. Public holiday, check. Desire to be out of the house, check. In other words, I had the girls up and dressed pretty early on, and we were out the door just after 09:00am, heading off first to… Continue Reading →

Park First, then Funky Frogs (2014-05-11)

Last year I celebrated my birthday by of course, doing things with my kids. Stationed in Bellville following a great night out with Chantelle (burgers and the big wheel at the Waterfront) the previous evening, we kicked things off with… Continue Reading →

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