cumin spices

Costly Cumin

This is honestly my favourite spice – its rich, gorgeous and flavoursome and goes well with anything. I make a delectable salad (if I do say so myself) where I combine chickpeas with grated carrot, pepper, raisins and any other veggie I can find in the fridge and then top it off with a delicious…

The Good Cooks

Get to Know The Good Cooks

On our search for the best tastes in South Africa we come across many interesting places and people; our latest discovery is The Good Cooks. The Good Cooks is an association of personalised lodges who offer traditional South African hospitality and sublime food. Each of the Country Houses and Game Lodges they are associated with…

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Stews to Brighten Your Winter

After the hot African summer many of us aren’t ready for the winter season; the teeth-chattering-season usually creeps up on us out of nowhere. Heaters once again appear in every home, fires are made daily and socks, winter pyjamas and winter bedding quickly get taken out of the back of the closet. This is also…

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Tips for Eating Healthy on Your Road Trip

Road trips are a fun and relaxing adventure where we break our everyday routine and do whatever we want for a week or two. This is great and we all need this from time to time as work and bills do cause stress, but what we must not forget is that on a road trip…

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Eco friendly food in Johannesburg

Amidst the hustle and bustle of busy Johannesburg lies the eco conscious Thaba Ya Batswana Hotel –one of the best green Johannesburg hotels. Situated in the Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve, this natural haven is a welcome break from the city and its abundance of trees welcome visitors with open arms. While the hotel itself is beautiful…