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Water saving tips

We are all very much aware of the water crisis we currently face, most severely in the Western Cape of course. It has become evident that this is a crisis we need to learn to live with for now. If we want to make a difference, we all need to adapt our …

How to get into the Christmas spirit

Some would say it really isn’t difficult to get into the Christmas spirit, with all the Christmas decorations in the shops and malls and of course those Christmas jingles playing on repeat. But if you are one of those people who feel like it’s definitely …

The burger quest: stuffed burger patties

You can never go wrong with the classic old burger; it is easy to make, delicious, and there is an opportunity to spice things up, because you can add extras to any burger. These days, many restaurants allow you the creative opportunity to design your own …

Vegan chocolate cake delight

If you are in need of a superb chocolate cake recipe that is suitable for vegans, you don’t need to look any further. Making a vegan alternative or even hearing the term "vegan" might make you panic or even get you in a flat spin. You will be happy to know …

How to make delicious pie crust

Pie. What comes to mind when you hear this simple, three letter word? Delicious smell, golden crust, melts in your mouth, comfort food... and the list goes on. The wonderful thing about pies is that they can be eaten all year round and can be made as a …

DIY dog beds

If you are feeling inspired and want to create a unique bed for your dog, here are some ideas to get your creative juices flowing. This blog post will provide you with a guide on how to create trendy and simply adorable dog beds all by yourself, something …

Let’s play Bananagrams

Have you ever heard of Bananagrams? You could say it’s the new kid on the block, maybe a fad or a passing craze. The addictive word game is simply bananas, it’s that good! This blog post will give you an overall description of the game and how it works. …

How to make homemade ice-cream

Cream ice is what it was called in the 17th century. Today, it is an all-time favourite, always loved and constantly being reinvented. This blog post will give you a quick guide on how to make homemade ice-cream that is delicious and easy to make. This …

Cronut Recipe

Have you ever heard of a cronut? Sounds quite strange, doesn’t it? Well, it’s the combination of a doughnut and a croissant, created in 2013 by Dominique Ansel, a Parisian-born baker who now resides in New York. Cronuts have been described as nothing less …

School lunch box ideas

Have you just run out of ideas for the kids’ lunch boxes? This is a feeling many parents can relate to… hopefully this blog post will give you some new ideas to change lunch making from dreadful to delightful! First, we look at meal ideas and then …