• One Stop Wanderlust Family sitting on the deck at AfriCamps Stanford Hills

    Glamping with AfriCamps at Stanford Hills

    I’ve desperately wanted to try boutique glamping with AfriCamps for the longest time, and Stanford has been on our Overberg exploring tick list. Getting the combo together was perfect! We recently spent 3 nights with AfriCamps at the Stanford Hills…

  • Kids looking through binoculars on a farm

    Farmstay fun at Kwetu

    There are rare occasions when you strike it lucky and sample a piece of paradise on earth. We’ve just enjoyed a family farmstay weekend at Kwetu Guest Farm in Swellendam which is without a smidgen of doubt, one of those…

  • Colourful boats at Paternoster Crayfish Wharf

    Paternoster: a blissful family getaway

    A family getaway to laze on the sun-kissed and endless sandy beaches of quaint Paternoster has been high on my wish list for a long time. Like a really long time. When some December holiday plans fell through, I decided…

  • Tips & Bits

    Ace Self-Catering With Kids

    As much as I relish the laziness and luxury of a hotel or a resort where you don’t lift a finger, the reality is that it’s often far more relaxing and fun to do self-catering with kids. Quite often a…