Creativity is a strange creature. It can't be forced. It should never really be controlled. And what grabs the creative eye from one day to the next seems to depend on various factors we can't always explain. Continue reading
Moonshadow Gift Shop
We've just completed an exciting website make-over. After long hours of testing and tweaking, it's all systems go, and we are thrilled with the new look and feel of the website!
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Moonshadow Coffee Shop has officially transformed itself into a safe haven for vegans. Vegans (and vegetarians!) who are looking for a place to have a meal without having to worry about the million questions about what is in the food, or wondering about trace ingredients, E-numbers, or cross-contamination, need look no further. We have done that leg work for you so you can enjoy absolute peace of mind while enjoying a meal or even a simple cup of coffee on our colourful back stoep. Continue reading
How about a JUICY BURGER after a long day's travel? Worried about the cholesterol? Or following a cruelty-free diet? We know from experience that travellers with special dietary requirements often struggle to find suitable meals. Moonshadow's Coffee Shop might have just the thing you need! Continue reading
The legend goes like this. It started in the Ethiopian Highlands, where a goatherd, Kaldi noticed that his goats upon eating berries from a certain tree, became spirited and they did not want to sleep at night. Kaldi reported his findings to the head of the local monastery. The head of the monastery proceeded to make a drink with these mysterious berries. He discovered that it kept him alert for the long hours of evening prayer. Soon the head of the monastery shared his discovery with the other monks at the monastery. Continue reading
Wow, what a weekend we had at our Bohemian event for Swellendam's first ever Big Bee festival! We were very busy bees indeed, but had loads of fun too!
The week leading up to the Big Bee weekend was very stormy, with buckets of rain and a good deal of snow on the Langeberg mountains surrounding Swellendam. We were starting to get worried that our weather spells weren't up to scratch! But Friday and Saturday we had blue skies, sunshine and snow-capped mountains - perfect weather! Moonshadow was buzzing with visitors from all over the place who had lots of fun shopping and exploring our various Bohemian displays and activities. Continue reading