Food, Recipes, Reviews

How to cook Dhal using the Instant Pot

Have you heard about the Instant Pot ? Ever since I have seen it online and how amazingly fast  it cooks everything I was hooked.I love cooking and technology so having a smart gadget like this in my kitchen is such a bonus for me. So what makes this Instant Pot  gadget so amazing ? Well ….. 1.Time saving. 2.Save…

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Nomination Jewellery is a perfect gift +WIN

Everyone who knows me , knows how much I love Nomination   jewellery and I have over the years bought many of my loved ones Nomination bracelets or charms. My interest in the brand started over 15 years ago while living in London where an ex introduced me to the Nomination range and wanted to buy me some while he was away on…

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Food, Reviews

14 on Chartwell impresses ME

When ever I have a staycation in my city , I always try and  do as many things as possible like a tourist would do if they stayed in that area.So in June when Mum and I stayed at the Capital Pearls  , I used this opportunity to become a local tourist in the area. As it was a special occasion as…

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#LocalisLekker, Food, Reviews

Everybody needs #SomeBunnyToLove

The iconic Bunny Chow is a much loved South African dish that truly represents our Rainbow Nation.So when BB Bakeries invited me to be apart of the #SomeBunnyToLove campaign the foodie in me was super excited. What is a Bunny Chow ? “Food is everything we are.It’s an extension of nationalist feeling ,ethnic feeling,your personal history,your province,your history ,your tribe,your…

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Reviews, Travel

Capital Pearls – A home away from home

Earlier this month for Mum’s birthday, we headed off for a staycation at the Capital Pearls situated in Umhlanga.As we live on the south we really venture to that part of Durban so this was the perfect opportunity to explore the local area and staying at the Capital Pearls would be a great idea. I am a huge advocate of travelling locally so this…

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Reviews, Tips, Travel

Aapravasi Ghat a UNESCO site in Mauritius

On the morning of my last trip to Mauritius ,we had the morning free and I was determined to see as much as I could around Port Louis.So when our family friend suggested a visit to the Aapravasi Ghat which is a UNESCO World Heritage site I was rather excited..Situated in the heart of the bustling Port Louis ,it is…

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