Author Archives: Danita Pilley

Arts and Culture

Dazzling Frank Sinatra international hit show to tour SA

March 14, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Frank Sinatra, one of music’s great icons, is all set to ignite the South African stage in 2019 in a dazzling big band international show, SINATRA AND ME, featuring celebrated British performer, Richard Shelton who has been described as “one of the world’s finest Sinatra interpreters”.  READ […]

Food & Drink, People of Joburg

Get to know Héloïse Haupt from Lunaberry

March 13, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Lunaberry was founded by Héloïse Haupt upon her return from London where she learnt the art of classical French cuisine and patisserie at Le Cordon Bleu. Lunaberry specialises in baking ‘out of this world’ treats which include celebration cakes, cupcakes, cookies and much more. www.lunaberry.co.za […]

Night life, People of Joburg

Mix it up with Gareth Wainwright from The Little Fox

March 13, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

If gin is your thing then this super-trendy, ultra-cool cocktail bar situation inside a gin distillery is a definite must-visit! With star mixologist Gareth Wainwright as the captain of the ship and located inside the century-old warehouse in the 1 fox precinct we couldn’t help […]

Accommodation, Travel

De-stress and manage your health at the Oxford Healthcare Retreat

March 12, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Even though I love our city, there’s just no denying the fact that it’s often times overly fast-paced. We’re constantly bombarded by the reality of meetings, appointments, deadlines and the stresses of day-to-day living which can all take a toll on our health. That’s why, […]

Dining Out

Join the Society

March 11, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Society Eatery and Craft Bar is all about sharing good vibes, good food, good drinks and good music with good people.   Founded in 2014, this trendy spot situated in Fourways offers a little something for every personality and season. Whether you’re into sunning yourself on an outdoor deck […]

Night life

Get to know Aviation Gin with Travis Tober

March 7, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Travis has had 20+ years of experience at top restaurants and bars in the US and has always loved Aviation Gin. As their Head of Brand Education he travels around the world to tell the Aviation story, build relationships with local distributors, meet customers and create innovative cocktails with bartenders and mixologists! He also gets to hang out […]

Travel

MSC Cruises co-create the future of the cruise experience

March 7, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

The world’s first virtual personal cruise assistant  is poised to take MSC Cruises’ Guest Services to an exciting new level with guest-centric technology that will further enrich their cruise holiday. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. Developed in partnership with HARMAN and Samsung Electronics, ZOE is a […]

People of Joburg

7 minutes with Dr Carmen Briner

March 4, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Dr Carmen Briner is a medical doctor with over 10-years’ experience in accident and emergency medicine and is also a mom to a beautiful baby girl. She has a master’s degree in public health and is passionate about disease prevention and health education, which is […]

Drinks

Our fave breakfast bubbly: Valdo Prosecco Floral Brut Edition  

March 1, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. Where to buy it: From www.bottleshop.co.za for R269 a bottle.   What it tastes like: On the nose, this Prosecco has a fine, elegant and complex structure with aromas of blossom and a consistent presence of raspberry. The palate has a pleasant tickle […]

Shopping

Go eco with the new KURO-Bō range

February 28, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

KURO-Bō’s message is simple. It is now 100% easy and 100% convenient to create the best-tasting water using 100% natural filters that are kind to the environment and sustainably produced. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. Since launching in 2017, KURO-Bō has rapidly revolutionised water filtering systems in South […]