Lake Como: Where Dreams Come True

Easily the most picturesque place in the world, no wonder George Clooney lives there. Last week, I poured my heart out describing the events that led up to us ending up in Lake Como and now I am about to pour my heart out again describing how breathtaking it was. A quick half an hour... Continue Reading →

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I Got Lucky: Mika Concert Review

Today marks the one year anniversary of one of the best things that has ever happened to me. Due to my inability to leave out details, this will be told in 3 parts. For a summary, see my Twitter thread here. PART I: ORIGIN OF LOVE As a 14-year old dealing with issues, family problems,... Continue Reading →

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Throwback Thursday: I met Jared Leto

Thirty Seconds to Mars have been here three times already. I attended two out of three, and would certainly attend another if given the opportunity. I was not allowed to go to Coke Fest, which is the first time they performed here, so let’s skip ahead. In 2010, Thirty Seconds to Mars came to Cape... Continue Reading →

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I was Forced to See Justin Bieber Live

As the professional concert-goer within the family, when my younger sister declared that she absolutely had to attend this show, my parents thought it was only appropriate for me to be the chaperone. My sister, Layla (who is both the youngest sister, and also, the coolest sister) immediately sent me a long list of Bieber’s... Continue Reading →

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Wake Up Cape Town

It makes sense to start this blog the same way I start my mornings, by focusing on coffee. Coffee culture in Cape Town has grown and is still growing, if Starbucks never opens a franchise in the CBD, we will be okay. This golden elixir of life is available on every corner in the CBD,... Continue Reading →

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Episodes Final Season Review

It's too good. That's it. That's the whole review. It's just too good. Okay, but for the sake of being reasonable. Episodes is a British-American sitcom, loosely following the lives of the writers, David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik, the comedy duo who gave us the best one season show, The Class. Sean (Stephen Mangan) and... Continue Reading →

Bastille Cape Town Concert Review

Rushing off after work, we got there just in time, thankful that we opted for seats. With my height restriction, I either need to be right up against the front rail, or in the elevated seating. Front row seating, with possibly the best view in the house, I was mostly pleased. I still felt a... Continue Reading →

Extras: A SHOW ABOUT CAMEOS

This review contains some cameo spoilers. Andy Millman (Ricky Gervais) is an aspiring actor who is constantly only getting work as an extra, because his agent (Stephen Merchant) is absolutely useless. Maggie Jacobs (Ashley Jensen) is Andy's best friend who sees him through his ups and downs. She is wholesome and silly, possibly the only likable... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

Goodreads synopsis: 'Adrift after her sister Bailey's sudden death, Lennie finds herself torn between quiet, seductive Toby—Bailey's boyfriend who shares her grief—and Joe, the new boy in town who bursts with life and musical genius. Each offers Lennie something she desperately needs... though she knows if the two of them collide her whole world will explode.... Continue Reading →

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