Breaking bread at Day Break – Newport Market and Deli

TweetOn Saturday’s we like to go out as a family and just have good quality time together. This past Saturday we went to the Two Oceans Aquarium for some fishy fun and then to Green Point Park to explore, play and get some steps in. First – Green Point Park is probably one of my…

Geelbek Restaurant at West Coast National Park

TweetThis last week I had the absolute spoil of being taken to West Coast National Park by Husby. It is sheer paradise there – nothing in South Africa compares in my opinion. While there our tummies started rumbling and we went to Geelbek Restaurant – the only restaurant within the reserve. I expected a very…

Butternut Feta Lasagna – A Recipe by Chastin Dreyer

TweetSo this week I will be headed to Cape Town and have asked the lovely Chastin Dreyer from Crazy Momma of Three to share some recipes for you while I am away. Chastin has agreed to share 2 recipes with you while I am away. Today’s recipe is a delicious butternut feta lasagna. Thank you…

So Matcha Lemon & Blueberry Muffin Recipe

TweetYum tea.eats I love this So Matcha Lemon and Blueberry Muffin Recipe. In the last week or so I have been having the time of my life playing around with So Matcha Culinary Grade Green Tea Powder. You can read the health benefits of this awesome tea here. I have made a smoothie recipe and…

So Matcha Coconut & Matcha Ice Lollies

TweetYum tea.eats I am loving my So Matcha Green Tea Powder! I have loved playing with recipes, drinking it, eating it and feeling the benefits from it. One of the recipes I came up with is this Coconut and Matcha Ice Lolly Recipe. Summer is among us and there is nothing quite as refreshing as…

Beautiful Evening Star Market in Henley on Klip

TweetBeautiful Evening Star Market in Henley on Klip Last month I had the pleasure of being invited by a co-blogger, Nicole from The Beautiful Blog, to attend the Evening Star Market and do a blog collaboration on the market. Thank you Nicole for the opportunity. It was a beautiful day and I thoroughly enjoyed myself….

The vision behind The Art Farm as told by Ilse Becker

TweetThe Art Farm has made it’s mark amongst the Joburg South locals. Bringing you fine art, crafts, interesting craftsmanship classes, farm animals, restaurants, and markets it seems to cover a vast “target audience” whilst maintaining it’s family friendly status. People of the South love The Art Farm and all it’s many features. The Art Farm…

Top 10 things to do in Joburg this Spring Weekend

TweetSo you didn’t make it to Huawei Joburg Day? Tickets sold out? Wondering what to do in this beautiful city to celebrate the arrival of some warmth and the gorgeous sunshine? Here is my Top 10 list of things to do in Joburg this Spring Weekend. The Fat Olive Country RestaurantVisit the Fat Olive Beach…

Frida’s – A colourful oasis found in the Germiston “desert”

TweetI had the privilege of meeting and interviewing the very colourful Hettie Shroeder who is the sole owner of Frida’s Coffee Bar in Albermale, Germiston. There was no mistaking that Hettie was not only the owner of Frida’s but the passion and drive behind this very colourful restaurant / coffee shop. She herself was dressed…

Zucchini boats atop a Mediterranean Cous Cous Sea

TweetYum Today’s Meal in Minutes Zucchini Boats is a recipe I thought of some time ago but never got round to trying. I have task-tested it and Husby has taste-tested and we both approve that it is the right recipe to share with you today. It also looks really good and is easy to score high…

Floral Wonderland at Miss Grace Country Food House

TweetI was so grateful that Nicole from Miss Grace was happy to see me on such short notice. The eatery I had planned to interview this week had never finalized our arrangements leaving me in a pickle. However, as I walked into Miss Grace and the warmth and floral scent of freshly picked and arranged…

Cafe La Plume – A cozy & quaint coffee shop & bakery

TweetCafe La Plume has been around for a year now. In fact, August is their birthday month. I had never visited Cafe La Plume before, but I have heard so many wonderful things about the coffee shop. So I decided to give them a call, set up an interview with the lovely Tracy Manning and…

Carrot, Apple & Orange Breakfast Muffins even your kids will love

TweetYum As the sun rose this beautiful and sunny Saturday morning, I couldn’t help but feel a slight spring in my step. There are many reasons. I will share one. Since starting this blog, most of my time has been spent planning and networking, in and amongst all the “fun” stuff like cooking, eating and…