20/02/2018 ChandreBo

We aren’t really “weekend getaway’ people. Perhaps because over the last few years we’ve spent weekends writing¬†postgraduate dissertations, raising puppies or working on our “fixer-upper” house. After working straight through December we decided that our January wedding anniversary would be the perfect excuse to rest our weary bodies for a weekend and head off a mini-adventure.   1. Know what you want from your weekend We wanted to relax, reconnect, and have a glass of wine and go for a run in a pretty setting. Usually we are up for the adrenaline fueled, adventure type pack your sportsbras kind of…

14/02/2018 ChandreBo

You can’t fight it. Valentine’s Day is everywhere. Whether you are single, dating or married there is no denying that people, restaurants and shops are telling you that something needs to happen. Be it buying lingerie, a meal, or cocktails for a single’s event.   If my husband actually brought me flowers on Valentine’s Day it would probably start snowing in Johannesburg in the February heat. Don’t get me wrong, it’s not that he isn’t romantic. In fact, in his case its quite the opposite. Which is why we don’t make a big deal about Valentine’s day. We never have….