LABEL Collections Cape Town Youth Day Project

Last week Thursday I had the pleasure of attending the launch of Cape Town based brand LABEL Collection’s Autumn/Winter line of designs for 2016. The collection is a beautiful mix of...

Purchase Daniel Wellington watches with a 15% discount

For those of you who didn’t know: Daniel Wellington is the revolutionary Scandinavian company that is making international waves with their incredibly tasteful watches. TBH, I’ve seen these watches on so...

loaves on long cape town cafe and bakery

Before you are greeted with the unmistakable scent of freshly baked bread, you are met with the glaringly obvious fact that you are stepping foot in a building of yesteryear. Well,...

banana bread with banana butterscotch sauce

These baby puddings are an entertainer’s delight – they’re incredibly easy to whip up, plus who doesn’t love banana bread? This recipe pushes the simple banana bread up a notch with...

Malai Murgh with kale; traditional Indian recipes with a twist

As you are well aware by now, I am South African with Indian roots. I’ve been on a little quest to create traditional Indian recipes, but with a unique spin on...

decadent chocolate mousse with red velvet berry crumble

‘Nuff said! I used Alton Brown’s decadent chocolate mousse recipe (omitted the alcohol, of course). There is no other way to make choc mousse, in my opinion. Some use melted marshmallows,...

salted caramel apple pie recipe

It’s practically impossible to conjure memories of sweet Autumn without recalling the taste of pies from the years behind you. Pies are one of Earth’s genius comfort food creations – a...

authentic south african snoek pâté

South Africans are incredibly patriotic when it comes to eating local. To understand the extent to which this stretches, try and separate a South African from their beloved braai-stand and see what...

Layered necklaces trend

Hello to all my beautiful readers 🙂 I’m so excited to be engaging you with a new Lookbook after what feels like ages. Unfortunately, South Africa is experiencing a seasonal shift-over,...