• Salt Rock Coffee Company

    The South African coffee scene is so exciting. We have so many fabulous coffee spots and shops to choose from with owners and baristas putting their all into making a perfectly delicious cup of coffee for their customers to savour. What also gives me joy is seeing the owners of coffee shops using locally roasted

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  • Marvellous Midlands

    It is always such a blessing to be able to stay in the Marvellous Midlands of KZN and for the 3rd year in a row I have stayed at the wonderful Midlands Saddle & Trout. I have written about the accommodation at Saddle & Trout and various places to visit in the vicinity before –

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  • Subscribe to Coffee

    Do you want to expand your coffee horizons by trying coffee from South African roasters? Here are a few companies that I have found where you can Subscribe to Coffee :     Discover Great Coffee Club Get 6 selected coffee’s delivered directly to your door. Select a once off delivery for R540.00 or an

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  • FNB Creative Coffee Week

    What type of coffee do you drink – Cappuccino, Espresso, Flat White, Latte or heaven forbid Instant? Do you have fancy coffee making equipment like Moka Pots, French Press or a Siphon? Maybe you use pods machines like Nescafe Dolce Gusto or Nespresso. However you like your coffee of whatever you use to make it

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  • TRULIFE – Empowering the Next Generation

    TRULIFE is an NPO that believes that educating and inspiring South Africa’s youth today will lead them to make better decisions for their and our country’s future.  Trulife uses dance, drama, slam poetry, workshops and digital media to tackle topics such as human trafficking, bullying, substance abuse and self-identity. They believe that awareness leads to prevention,

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  • SCASA National Coffee Competitions 2019

    The Speciality Coffee Association of Southern Africa’s National Coffee Competition took place this past weekend (21 – 24 February) at the Ballito Lifestyle Centre in KwaZulu-Natal. Coffee aficionados from across South Africa competed in Latte Art, Cup Tasting and Barista events. It was a hard fought competition notwithstanding the terrible heat with competitors, judges and

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