Today’s blog is somewhat of a South African affair. The South African grape industry has a new ringtone, called Joybells and people are quite taken by it. This past season, Joybells received unanimous praise from top UK retailers, Morrison’s and Marks & Spencers, after technical tasting and exclusives sales in their outlets. Impressive! Even though… Read More Joybells


We’ve been in Spain for just over two years now and this month it will be five years since we’ve left South Africa. The time has flown by and clearly has no intention of slowing down, although there were times, many times, where it felt like someone had pressed pause during all the suffocating parts.… Read More Tango

Wild Strawberry

In Spain, summer is slowly but surely approaching and after a festive and fiery March we are all looking forward to a peaceful beach-lying-sun-soaking-season. During March, the Valencian Community in Spain, celebrate their biggest and most unusual festival, Las Fallas. The main theme of Las Fallas, meaning torches in Valencian, is the construction and burning… Read More Wild Strawberry