We have a banana tree in our garden (was there before I arrived so has nothing to do with my black thumb) during my morning garden walk I noticed a ripe bunch. So as the loving wife I waited for dear hubby to wake up and then proceeded to ask him to climb the tree and cut the bunch down for me 🙂 (more…)
Today myself and some girlfriends decided to have a spa day.
One of the ladies organised it and just sent me the address, I looked at the website to see what services they offer and they spelt Contact us wrong (Contect us) that should have been the first red flag but I thought maybe it’s a gem and they know something I don’t.
Arriving at the address I drove past it a few times as the end of the driveway looked like a mechanics workshop and there was no sign of a salon/ spa/ beauty parlour anywhere, so I decided to be brave and just drive in and well, I surprising was at the correct place – The ‘spa’ is in a house in the deep Westrand and lets just say they run on African Time. After waiting about 30 minutes we were finally called to our first treatment by a therapist that had more facial hair than a man. (more…)
So as mentioned when we first arrived (Windhoek Update) I took up gardening and so a few months later here is my gardens progress.
Do you remember the poor thorn tree I transplanted and believed would bounce back, well I hate to concede but I think my husband was right this tree is going to need to be resurrected.
We decided to head 45 minutes out of town to N/a’an ku se Lodge for lunch in the countryside. After turning off the main road it was about another 27km on a sand road, which was a little unexpected as we don’t own a 4×4 yet so our cute little Yaris was doing some off-road rally driving on a Sunday afternoon. (more…)