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. .
At least that is what I heard. And at the time, my 2 year old was snotty and feeling under the weather and I thought ‘wow, he knows that chewing on an onion is good for him.’ I put it down to my mother having taught him, being an avid believer .
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 .
My idea of a great time is a quiet place, having tea and eating cake with friends, laughing and not at all worried about weight gain (from the cakes of course) and other problems! To create such a place is one of my biggest dreams. Until .
A few weeks back, I shared an exercise program I would be using to try close my DR (Diastasis Recti). So far so good. Even though I did not measure myself at the beginning of the month when I started. The exercises are easy enough, even .
Before we had children we used to very outgoing. Movies, dinner, brunch, visit little villages and towns around Cape Town. When Miss T came, we still went out, but not nearly as much as before as now we needed to consider if the places allowed .
With an almost 3 year old, our weekends are never simple stay at home do nothing weekends. One thing that is a must when you have a toddler is strawberry picking. There are a number of farms around Cape Town where you can do that at this time of .
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 .
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 .