Meet the expat – Francell

Francell moved to Calgary in October 2019 and arrived in the city ahead of her husband, who will hopefully be joining her very soon. She shares some great insights about the good, the bad and the ugly of life in Calgary. When did you move to Canada and what made you choose Calgary? I landed... Continue Reading →

Home-made rusks

There is nothing nicer with a cup of tea or coffee than a good old fashioned rusk, which is obviously something we don’t get very easily here in Canada unless you go to the South African shop or, of course, bake your own. The ones at the South African shop are usually Ouma rusks, which... Continue Reading →

Farewell to Cape Town

This week we said a sad farewell to all our special people and our beautiful Cape to finally begin the long journey to Calgary. It’s been a crazy, busy, emotional, stressful, but exciting, time. We have had a good life in South Africa and we know that we are giving up a lot for the... Continue Reading →

The views we will miss the most

South Africa certainly is a beautiful country and we've been fortunate to be surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery, especially in the Western Cape where we live in the winelands. Here are some pics of the stunning views we are going to miss the most. Please note that the above images are our... Continue Reading →

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