South Africa, Travel, Uncategorized

Lions, and Tigers, and Chocolates…Oh My!

I’m sitting under yet another whimsical umbrella at a dainty cast iron table while alternating between sips of rich Americano and nibbles of tiny, decadent chocolates—vanilla ganache, caramel truffle, and a drunk cherry. Only now, after my arm has been twisted tighter than when I played the game ‘Indian rug-burn’ as a child (what a… Continue reading Lions, and Tigers, and Chocolates…Oh My!

South Africa, Travel, Uncategorized

Croissants, Bribery, Cricket, and Hot Yoga…

I couldn't help but bring a few baked goods home to eat at our leisureAt the moment, it is 9am and I'm sitting on the balcony delicately pulling apart one of the warm croissants photographed. I'm sipping french pressed coffee, something that oddly enough did not become a routine until moving to South Africa, and for… Continue reading Croissants, Bribery, Cricket, and Hot Yoga…

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Avocados, Coffee Shops, and Thunderstorms

May I just start by saying, this is literally my first connection with the outside world since Tuesday of this week. As I count backwards the days since our arrival (only on one hand), I regrettably realize that back in the states, I have allowed myself to be fully dependent on technology.I am sitting at… Continue reading Avocados, Coffee Shops, and Thunderstorms