You also do not have to be busy all of the time to live a fulfilled life. You need time for yourself to refocus, re- evaluate and redirect. Those things on your to-do list will still be there, but you will embark on them in a better frame of mind, with renewed energy and focus and more importantly, with a happier heart.
We had the pleasure of spending the weekend at Le Pommier Country Lodge not too long ago. Winter had just officially started and we wanted a true “winter in the winelands” experience. Having enjoyed a delicious meal at their restaurant before, we knew we had to return to uncover more of the treasures this quaint… Continue reading Winter Winelands Getaway – Le Pommier Country Lodge
You wake up one morning and you just know. You have to get out of town. You have to go some place far away. To think. To breathe. To slow down. I know most of you know what I am talking about … This is how we’ve felt for some time now. The year is well on… Continue reading Adventures In The Karoo
Shoo, it feels like I haven’t written in ages. Truth be told, for almost the entire month of March, all my time was spent preparing for an exam (required by law) for my work. This took up a huge amount of my time and energy seeing that I only gave myself a month before… Continue reading A Roaring Campfire And Marshmallow Treats – Our Camping Weekend Breakaway
Coffee, snacks, CDs (the likes of Phil Collins and UB40), my latest read – I Can See Clearly Now by Dr Wayne Dyer, magazines (none of them were even briefly touched!), binoculars and most importantly – A happy heart! These were all the things we packed into our car at about 7am one Saturday morning a few weeks… Continue reading Road Trippin’ to Palmiet – Freedom for the Soul
via Photo Challenge: A Good Match The weekend past, Noel and I caught up with some friends whom we haven’t seen in a while. With the perfect summer weather and both couples’ love for the winelands, we saw it fit that we catch up over a picnic at one of the wine estates in Stellenbosch. Stellenrust Wine Estate… Continue reading Good Wine, Good Food and Awesome Company – Definitely A Good Match
The weekend past, Noel and I went away on a minivacay to celebrate Valentine’s Day. It was a bummer that the day of love fell on a week day, but there is always a work around, isn’t there? We both love the ocean, so it was a given that the place we would stay at,… Continue reading Valentine’s Coastal Getaway