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Sam's Distillery Tour - Preface

I adore gin. So much so that my boyfriend's dad calls me the Gin Queen. It made sense that I would eventually end up doing a gin distill

New look, new Sam

The prospect of turning 30 has opened my eyes to a lot of things, including my own happiness as well as all of the battles I have overcome i

The Snedorf sisters sample gin

My love for gin is not a family trait unfortunately. But that didn't stop me from forcing my sister to sample some of my amazing gin col

Tanqueray gin sorbet

Gin is obviously the best drink ever. I have worked with it in baking before but since it has been so hot here, I decided to try make a sorb

Hello 2018! Nice to meet you.

2018 is going to be a big, gin filled and incredible year. I have decided this from the onset. But before I move forward, I want to take a b

What a night shoot entails

Modeling is never as glamorous as people like to think it is. Particularly commercial modeling. A month or two ago, I was booked to shoot an

A most unusual affair

My Sunday afternoon was spent sipping Hendrick's gin in Westcliff at a beautiful manor house. We we offered awesome music, free gin and

Making a bodice for the Storm cosplay

The bodice was probably the most difficult part of this cosplay and was the one piece that I kept putting off because I wasn’t quite sure ho

A Monkey 47 Gin and Tonic

I was gifted a bottle of Monkey 47 gin at the Union Bar launch a couple of weeks ago. I've been nervous to drink it because it is so spe

Making leggings for a Storm Cosplay

I am working on a Storm Cosplay at the moment. Part one was the cape which came out beautifully. Now I've moved onto the leggings which,

The beauty of cosplay

Cosplay has been a passion of mine since I was a little girl. I've only recently realised that I want to pursue it a little more and cre

Making an Xmen Storm Cape

Halloween came and went quicker than I could have anticipated and after working on costumes for over a month, there was suddenly a void in m

Monkeying about at The Union Bar

The Union Pop-Up Bar is collaborating with Monkey 47 gin which as been brought into South Africa for the first time ever. Their cocktails ar

Rhubarb and Opihr Spiced Gin Cupcakes

Rhubarb is a very unique plant and I attempted to bake some cupcakes using this odd stalk as well as some gin of course. It turned out surpr

Making a low calorie gin and soda

Gin is the best drink around. But tonic is very sugary and full of empty calories, so I've decided to create a low calorie gin and soda

The best cocktails in Joburg

The Artisan in Greenside has been around for a few years now but they are ever changing and improving their menu. Their newest additions put