Author: Kelly Ansara

Books, Highlights / 29.11.2020

This book found me after it won the Booker. You might call me a sheep for following Shuggie Bain only as after it was shortlisted… but what can a girl do? Lately, there have been many books baying for my attention and, honestly, I’m glad I listed to the hype around this particular title because it is an absolute revelation. It has everything a reader could ask for in a novel. ...

Books / 18.11.2020

I don’t know about you, but I haven’t been much into planning these last few months. There truly is no point; things change so quickly. The one thing I have enjoyed is making lists of books, anticipated, to be published, to read, will be read, and have read!...

Books / 18.11.2020

I have fallen behind on my book hauls this last month. I am pretty sure I won’t get to them, but 2020 is about to go out with a huge bang with some amazing releases and some awesome bargains I found. So let’s get talking about the books that are about to topple my TBR!...

Lifestyle / 31.10.2016

I stand by the fact that what Cape Town lacks in weather stability and lack of parking, they make up for in views, beauty, the ability to walk everywhere and friendly people. Truly a magnificent view as the sun rose over the Cape made the hike totally worth it - or was it?...

Cooking, Food / 14.10.2016

For those that know me, cheesecake and coffee are my ultimate diet killers. I have never successfully made a gorgeously silky, delightful cheesecake - unless you count 'making' it to the store and back. I love cooking (and baking) and lasagna and cheesecake are my kryptonite....

Travel / 10.10.2016

So the man and I have started doing this date-day thing. I know, it’s disgustingly romantic and cheesy, and was completely all my idea. I do believe it was induced by an insecure moment that he was in fact about to leave me – proving that the years of Disney I have known all wrong. (P.S He wasn’t about to leave me, he was just playing PlayStation)....