Author Archives: YesReallyAngel

About YesReallyAngel

quirky, sardonic, sarcastic, ironic, satirical girl. Lover of marshmallows and high-fives.

Do they know it’s Christmas in Africa?

Christmas: WINTER vs SUMMER. “And there won’t be snow in Africa this Christmas time The greatest gift they’ll get this year is life (Oooh) Where nothing ever grows No rain or rivers flow Do they know it’s Christmas time at … Continue reading

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Dodgeball added to the Zando Cape Town 10s

Dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge  South Africa, Cape Town, December 2016. South Africa’s biggest and most popular social, sport and lifestyle event, the Zando Cape Town 10s has announced that Dodgeball will be added as the 4th sporting code! … Continue reading

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12 days of Christmas Movies

If you’re a Grinch, move along – this post isn’t for you. Unless you’re the movie – then it literally is. It’s the 13th of December. That means it’s the 12 days of Christmas! So now it’s not only acceptable … Continue reading

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Burger King Battle Royale

On a day that McDonalds announced that the Big Mac Meal will only be R21 (1000 per store) it feels like a calculated move on Burger King’s part that they have announced the FIRST EVER SWOPPER DAY, in the world, … Continue reading

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New York, I thank you.

After a whirlwind goodbye, days of travel, hitting the ground running and finally face-planting into 12 hours of solid sleep. I have a moment to thank every human in New York, for making it THE most magical time that exceeded … Continue reading

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New York State of Mind

The original big Apple obsession, before Steve Jobs made it fit in our pockets. As many of you know, I’m headed to NYC in 2 weeks’ time. I’m going to be exploring the underground stand-up comedy circuit, jumping on stages, … Continue reading

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Wild Wild West Coast

Whenever you eat shellfish in South African restaurants, the menu says it comes from Saldanha. I’ve always wanted to go to this magical place up West Coast, the birthplace of yumness, and eat cheap sea-food. So, this past weekend – … Continue reading

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Sri Lank Awesome day 2: Colombo to Kandy

In April 2015 I had the most magical 2 weeks in Sri Lanka, now I’m trying to diarise it both for my memories and your travel reference. I wrote a post about my first day in Sri Lanka here. On … Continue reading

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NOMINATED!

I’m nominated for an Mbokodo Award in the Comedy Category! (Which makes sense, imagine I was nominated in the Architecture category? THAT would be comedic. “What is this, a house built for funny ants?!?”) I‘ve never been personally nominated for … Continue reading

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#StrongerThanTheRand

Our currency is at a record low, again. And because this is the land that I love, our country folk took to twitter to make humour, not war. The hashtag #StrongerThanTheRand started this morning and is still going strong. I … Continue reading

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