Homeschooling: Aha moments

My “straw that broke the camel’s back” moment happened when I was told by the school that my son was attending that “teachers can’t force a student to learn”. No one said anything about forcing, which made me wonder why the teachers weren’t encouraging the […]

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The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers

A post shared by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Jul 5, 2017 at 12:27am PDT The circus is in town. Now, before you get ready to throw paint at me, The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers circus is 100% animal free. Hooray! That is something I am so ready […]

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Save water

Plugs in people, this just got real. Even the eternal optimists in Cape Town have finally realized that the rain isn’t coming and the dam levels are dangerously low. Actually, that’s a gross understatement. The time has come to save water and be dramatic about […]

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Introvert Life

Thanks for reaching out to me after my last post. I didn’t post it to concern anyone, but I felt like hiding my feelings wasn’t helping anyone. Do I make more sense to you now? Great! Introvert Life I came across this image on Facebook a […]

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What may surprise you about Home School

Z1 found this weird branch in #tokai #forest this week. Anyone know what would make a #branch bend like this? #family #travel #roadtrippin #southafrica #play #discover A photo posted by Tami, Anton and the Zs (@tazzdiscovers) on Mar 4, 2016 at 10:32pm PST I know […]

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Dash Restaurant Review

A little while ago, I received an invitation to a 3 course meal with wines at Dash Restaurant in Portswood Ridge near the V&A Waterfront. I immediately agreed because Anton and I haven’t been out on a date in absolute ages and I really love good […]

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Exploring Cape Town: High Tea

High teas at hotels have been my sister’s favourite way of celebrating milestone birthdays and events in the life of our family. So, I’ve had the privilege of experiencing the decadence and delight of high tea at four top hotels over the past few years. […]

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Hard Pressed Cafe

Maybe it’s because I’m not brand conscious or maybe I’m too honest but I don’t think much of coffee shop offerings. I love coffee. I limit myself to 1 a day and nothing after 12pm (thx insomnia) but I love good quality, ethically sourced, freshly […]

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