look at nook

oh YAY Jessica & Luke’s restaurant Nook has been featured in the December issue of House & Leisure! so excited & proud of them, if you guys haven’t visited yet – please do

la gratitude

one of the best things i own is this framed etching of La Gratitude manor in Dorp Street, Stellenbosch.

spring day was a sad day for diana

spring day, 1990

every spring day (sept 1st) at our primary school there would be a ‘spring hat’ competition for the younger kids.


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!

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…


stellenbosch before & after

Stellenbosch is well know for its beautiful historic buildings (ranging from the cape dutch through to the victorian town houses). what i find unbelievable is how many of them were torn down in the sixties & seventies to build flats, office blocks and the like. here’s a small retrospective of…