Birthday surprise Spice Route – Paarl So my birthday was on the 22nd of June…. yes, super delayed post but…. It’s here now. I would love to say it was a bright and sunny day, alas, not in Cape Town. Somewhere else maybe. .
Strange title huh? Well. One thing I am learning is that it is true that no 2 kids are alike and mine are as different as they come. Biggest example is food. My girl loves her food and when she started eating would eat everything I put in front .
I can’t remember the last time I made anything fancy. By fancy I mean other than stew. Bean stews are my go to when I am pressed for time. I have been a pesco-vegetarian for a while and I have decided to go proper vegetarian as I .
I love Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV). I put it in my juice, water, salads, hair, bath, wash fruits and vegetables. When my daughter is not feeling well, we usually give her an ACV shot. She is now used to the taste of ACV and sometimes even asks for .
I must admit, I am my own worst critic. Most of the time I try out new recipes, I never expect things to come out well and I am always very pleasantly surprised when they do. I had a beautiful glass jar blender which we put to very good .
A few weeks ago, a friend told me that she was making falafels! Truth be told, I had no clue what is was but I wasn’t going to say that :-). A few days later, I open a lifestyle magazine and guess what? They had recipes for making falafels .
My absolute favorite spice is turmeric. I have a number of favorites, but turmeric is KING! It is a wonder drug and I believe every home should have turmeric in their kitchen cabinets. I use it in everything, literally. Food, body, home. I use .
If you know me, you know I love challenges. Especially cooking challenges. Real challenges, your everyday pap and stew dish might not inspire me to do anything! So on Friday I went to Melissa’s with a very dear friend of mine. The meals .
I am a sucker for discounts, really, I am. Good proper discounts, not the nonsense that most retailers try to give us. Pretending that thee is a special while in actual fact they are giving us normal prices. I used to love Fruit and Veg, I still .
I made my very first green smoothie today. I have been trying to start a vegetable garden for the longest time but every time I would plant seeds they would not grow (And I would forget to water). I got seedlings and they died as soon as I .