Nook Eatery

my friends jessica & luke have just opened a new restaurant in stellenbosch (south africa) called Nook. woweeeee guys, it’s really awesome! if you’re in the neighbourhood, go go go!

cederberg

it’s brrrr cold in the cape right now. i love this time of year, snow on the mountains + that biting, red cheeks kind of cold in the mornings. so fresh and so clean clean.

ag shame

hahaha. taken in betty’s bay – he was waiting for his person, who was surfing. note: don’t watch marley & me. not only is it an entirely average / shit movie, it makes you CRY because the dog dies (spoiler), and if you’ve ever had a dog – you’ll understand.

john kramer

these are great because the karoo always makes me think of long hot drives & stopping at a kafee for an ice cold COKE. i hope these general stores don’t disappear forever. via john kramer

september

flip it’s already july! as much as i hate that this year is flying by, things are looking up. why? because now we’re only 2 months away from the best month of the year: SEPTEMBER! the weather starts getting hotter (but not too hot) … and it’s my birthday. it ain’t…

copenhagen + bicycles

if you’ve ever been to copenhagen, you’d understand. on my first day there i stood on a street corner for about 5 minutes watching the hordes of people on bicycles – thinking there was some kind of biking rally going on (in the middle of winter). no, that’s just how…

BLK JKS

blk jks – lakeside check them out on myspace + visit their blog + their label, secretly canadian

bunny chow

Identity for a new concept eatery which recently opened on Long Street (Cape Town). The name, The Quarter, takes it’s lead from the colloquial term for bunny chow – a South African street food which originated in Durban in the 1940’s. The term is a slang description for a hollowed out loaf of…

district 9

bet you weren’t expecting that, hey? be sure to watch the original short by neill blomkamp (you’ll probably really appreciate it if you’re south african, but it’s pretty great viewing anyway!) district 9

snow, glorious snow

these were taken by my brother in august of 2003 (on film! it’s very sound of music, no? fa la la). in and around stellenbosch, franschhoek, villiersdorp/caledon area + ceres. i wonder if we’ll have snow like this again this year? right now we’re experiencing those cold yet sunny days, i…