Food, Recipes

A dish fit for a King

I love cooking and trying out my take on Fusion cooking in the kitchen. The kitchen is my happy place. I love cooking for my loved ones and it is not a chore but rather a labour of Love. This is a trait or gene I defo got from my grandmother. Weekends are when I tend to spoil my family…

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Personals, Recipes

Culinary Lessons with the Greatest Chef

My 81 year old Grandmother is amazing and not only do I think that but so does everyone in my big fat Indian family. Gran is the oldest member of our family, who loves to travel , cook and eat good food. Ever since I can recall I always have remember my Gran in the kitchen cooking. It was her…

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Personals, Tips

A Guide to keep you sane

As of Monday,I have been off work ,well my day job for a week.Lots of people say lucky fish ! But as an educator a time out is much needed.From lecturing to marking and meetings the last term has been very busy.So as we head into the last stretch of the academic year 2015 a week off needed to recharge.This…

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Reviews, Uncategorized

Daily Dish Box

Last year when the concept of Daily Dish was launched in Cape Town and later Johannesburg ,I was rather interested in it all.I followed the unfolding of this idea on Twitter and through the blogs of several local bloggers.As always Durban was the sister left for last.On social media I saw bloggers create awesome , nutritious meals in 3ominutes.Now in…

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Interviews

@jsomethingmusic chats to @verushka143

A few weeks ago the gorgeous J from the much loved Micasa arrived on our screens in the form of a cooking show with a touch of Mzansi.The show called Somethings cooking is a show with a difference.The feedback on the different social media platforms shows how well received the show has been.The show is vibrant and interesting.I got to…

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Events

#HashtagDBN

Us Durban bloggers were rather spoiled when Michelle found us this rather quirky and amazing venue #Hashtag. I was invited to the launch of Hashtag but due to work commitments I couldn’t attend. BUT I knew I would be there for the #DBNbloggermeet. I kept seeing the tweets about Hashtag and couldn’t wait to visit. Having spoken to Brendan, one…

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Personals

Pancake Sundays …

I am not a baker though I love cooking savoury dishes.This afternoon after having a rather lazy Sunday decided to make Pancakes for tea time. Two years ago while watching Jamie Oliver Christmas special Jamie shared his Pancake recipe which I committed to memory and love making . I decided to share this easy recipe with you : 1 Egg.…

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Personals

Time off WORK

As of today midday , I am on a holiday of ten days.It is a much needed break as the last term at work has been crazy busy and so has my life.When I have some time off the are several things I love to do to relax and unwind.I will be doing the following : * Reading – I…

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Techno

The Art of cooking gone digital

Last week saw the grand finale of Masterchef SA. And what a final it was indeed. However after weeks of devoted following I missed the final and only managed to catch the last 5 minutes as a family emergency prevented me watching this. However to those of you who have been reading my Blogs know I am very digital ,…

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