Last week I was so thrilled to be invited to the Saucisse Deli’s fifth birthday celebration. And what a celebration it was… they invited a number of their local suppliers over for a tasting evening, a meet and greet so to say… and what a feast it was. Our readers have met Amanda before, when […]
Entries Tagged as 'Monday Munchies'
November 25th, 2015 · 2 Comments
November 17th, 2015 · 4 Comments
This past Friday I was invited over to visit our friends at Yuppie Chef for brunch… I didn’t hesitate to accept, in fact the hardest part was waiting for the day to arrive. Don’t you love a beautiful welcome… I have never seen such prettiness in flowers… And the Christmas cookies made me want to […]
November 13th, 2015 · 3 Comments
The talented sisters Seline and Leandri, wooed our hearts on MasterChef South Africa 2013, as we watched week by week and willed them on to the competition finals. As a country we simply fell in love with them, just the right amount of sweetness and mischief and my, oh my, could these gals cook. It […]
September 18th, 2015 · 28 Comments
Border Crossing Tips: Just a couple of vital things you need to know for crossing the border into Namibia, the papers you need for taking a car into Namibia and what times the border posts will be open, The Best Spicy Combos: There is a fabulous list of the best combinations of spices brought to you by the famous spice brand, Robertsons.
…Sweet Potato Roly Poly: We made these one morning and then got stuck into school and completely forgot them in the oven… ages later the whole house was rocking to the smell of sweet potatoes and cinnamon, did we remember that there was a treat waiting for us… treat it was, and though ours had been in the oven somewhat, read “way,” longer than we intended they still went straight onto the “make these again soon” list.
July 28th, 2015 · 16 Comments
I am bringing you blog posts about Zambia. It is a series in progress on my recent trip to Zambia with GreenPop. I have to say I am so excited about it and I have dozens of posts up my sleeve… I am trying to limit myself to the ones that will most interest our […]
June 23rd, 2015 · 5 Comments
One thing I can say, without even blinking, is that I totally love reviewing cookbooks. Totally. I love trying out new flavours, I love learning new tricks in the kitchen and to be honest cookbooks have become works of art. Our family loves trying out new recipe books too and they tend to result in […]
April 16th, 2015 · 6 Comments
I have been a fan of Sam Linsell for the longest time… her photography is out of this world and she manages to add a twist or a tweak to a plate of food and suddenly it is a work of art… really. Her food photography so often leaves you with that “have you ever…” […]