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Time for tea and healthy living with THEENK TEA

I love my tea. In many shapes and forms. From that first awakening mug of English breakfast in the morning to herbal flavours and the fabulous spicy teas of India. My cupboard is packed with tea opportunities. So I’m delighted to be trying the new tea program from THEENK TEA. Yes, a whole program! This […]

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The perfect foodie gift: tasty condiments from Tracklements

I’m a big fan of condiments! Happiest when my cupboards are filled with lots of jars of tastiness ready to enjoy. So imagine a whole selection of them all in one perfect package! This fabulous collection from Tracklements includes nine of the cutest mini jars full of flavoursome accompaniments for every occasion. There’s a variety […]

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Review: Microplane Pizza Cutter

Today it’s time to get back in the kitchen. I’m a bit of a carnivore, although I do love my vegetables I must admit that I think I probably eat too much meat. So the new cooking mission is to eat vegetarian dishes twice a week. It’s been really fun deciding what to make and […]

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Happy snacking with a boxful of tasty nuts delivered by Ginni’s

I’m definitely a savoury rather than a sweet person and don’t really eat chocolate…yes I know isn’t that shocking. But give me something satisfyingly salty and I’ll polish it off without delay. Which is why I was excited to be trying the Ginni’s Nut Box. Ginni’s has been keeping snackers happy since 1980 with their […]

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Where to stay: South Hill in the Elgin Valley, South Africa

Continuing on my series of lovely places to stay, today we’re deep in the Elgin Valley. It’s time to get away from it all. Just over an hour’s drive from central Cape Town, yet feeling a long way from the bustle of the city, South Hill offers luxury accommodation in their modern five-bedroom guest house. Large […]

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To the test: a yogurt maker for your home

I’m always keen to try out a new kitchen gadget. So when the Judge Yogurt Maker landed on my doorstep I couldn’t wait to start creating my own yogurt. I mean who doesn’t love a big bowl of fruit, yogurt and nuts – a wonderfully refreshing way to start the day. And health giving, too. […]