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A Spiced Cheesecake Recipe #ItMustBeThePhilly

Right from the outset let me tell you that making desserts and cakes are not my forte and I rather make a savoury dish than a sweet one. But after making this no bake Cheesecake the other day I am convinced that I should give desserts another try and they do not have to be complicated and require baking. When…

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Find your chi at Brahman Hills

The name Brahman Hills to every Hindu evokes images of a spiritual retreat and home to the sacred Brahman cows which are worshipped.Brahman Hills proved to be a retreat one that would help me find my chi and so much more. Situated on the famous Nottingham Road which is home to the Midlands Meander.When I told friends I was off…

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Mother's Day #GiveTheGlow

Life is way too short to appreciate your Mother only on Mother’s Day, this should be done all year round. In general, make her feel loved and cherished all the time with even the smallest gestures. Since moving back home after missing several Mother’s Days I love being around my mum and gran. They are both my pillars of strength,…

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Eat Big at The Big Easy Durban

The Big Easy is situated at The Hilton Hotel in Durban. Having eaten here twice  I can truly say the food , service and staff are amazing. Two Saturdays ago Mum and I headed off for lunch to The Big Easy. It was a cool day and Durban almost fooled us it was winter. We were warmly welcomed into the…

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Molo August !

And surprise ! August has arrived taking us into the eight month of 2016. Time is literally flying by and there is still so much I want to do in 2016. But in the same breath 2016 has been filled with all sorts of wonderful. Molo is the Xhosa word for Hello. Xhosa is one of the 11 official languages…

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Another Birthday has gone …..

Hard to believe that my Birthday 2016 is over already.I learnt so much this year and I want to share my thoughts with you on Birthdays….. Unlike other years this year I did not make a Birthday WishList/LustList. The reason for not doing this was because there was nothing I really wanted or needed that I did not have already.…

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Feed me Lindor ! Feed me Lindor

Almost like a memorable love story, I recall vividly the day and year when I had my first taste of Lindt. On the 23 December 2000, I left South Africa for the first time on my own to live and work in London. I was at the Durban International Airport with almost an entourage of family and friends to wish…

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Diwali the victory of Light over Darkness

Today ,my family and friends celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali or Deepavali. This festival is celebrated by Hindus all over the world each with their own unique customs and traditions. In India it is a 5 day long celebration and in other parts of the world it is a Public Holiday/Bank Holiday. Here in South Africa we have to…

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