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  • Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Checkers

    Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Checkers Whether he’s your dad, your granddad, your uncle, or your big bro – this is a day to celebrate the man in your life who has shaped you into who you are. These Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Checkers are just some of the fun, innovative, cute, and useful […] More

  • Heart Healthy Treats & Desserts for Mother’s Day

    Spoil mom this Mother’s Day (Sunday, 10 May) with some heart-healthy treats and desserts from Pharma Dynamics’ Cooking from the Heart cookbook. The Cooking from the Heart cookbooks contain more than 100 recipes that have been developed for Pharma Dynamics by well-known healthy food consultant, Heleen Meyer and dietitians from the Heart and Stroke Foundation. […] More

  • Quick & Easty Chilli & Mushroom Con Carne

    A beautiful dish just in time for winter…  With the days getting shorter and the temperature dropping, it’s time to add a little heat to your life. This Chilli Con Carne recipe is perfect for lunch or dinner. Change up the seasonings to spice things up even more, or if you prefer it a little milder. The […] More

  • Celebrate International Whisky Day with Monkey Shoulder

    We all know what to do when life gives us lemons, but what about when life gives you another citrus fruit? When life gives you oranges, we suggest you make something more than marmalade. Monkey Shoulder scotch blended malt whisky is made for mixing, and challenges you to put those oranges to good use by […] More

  • Nature’s Source Kale, Corn Spinach & Savoury Granola Salad Recipe

    Bokomo Nature’s Source range of mueslis are tasty morning morsels making breakfast a breeze for South African families. Made from wholesome rolled oats, nuts, fruit pieces and seeds, there are three different ranges: Nature’s Source Luxury, Nature’s Source Crunch and Nature’s Source Benefit. These brilliant breakfast treats comes in an array of fantastic flavours too […] More

  • Getting cheesy, chocolatey, and fruity with Hirsch’s Homestore.

    Over the last two weeks, we’ve had the joy of partnering with Hirsch’s Homestore to trial a few of their products. They challenged us to showcase what their LG Microwave, Bosch Juicer and Russel Hobbs Slow Cooker were all about. Oozy, boozy choc-banana koek in the LG NeoChef microwave. The 25l LG NeoChef Microwave is a […] More

  • Coco Carissa: A Chocolate Gin By Inverroche

    Lorna Scott, Founder & CEO, started her journey when returning home to Still Bay. We as humans lived in this area during our formation as a creative species and she felt the story needed to be told. Turning to the most abundant resource, and her hobby of distilling gin, she discovered a vehicle through which […] More

  • Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year Crowned

    On Wednesday 5 September, after a thrilling final, Unilever Food Solutions crowned their 2018 Chef of the Year winners. Held in five categories – Senior, Junior, Team of 4, High Tea and Rise Up – the Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year is the oldest culinary competition in South Africa, and in its 40 […] More

  • Calexico Vinyl Lounge & Restaurant

    An Americana-inspired restaurant and Vinyl Bar, Calexico offers a diverse menu in a unique space. Situated in 44 Stanley Ave, Milpark, Calexico is a newly launched spot that prides itself on its quirky décor, vinyl wall and the exciting menu designed and created by consulting Chef Robyn Timson-Moss. The name Calexico comes from the border city […] More

  • Visiting Cape Town? Explore the Foodie Scene on Foot!

    Sometimes we get to enjoy some incredible experiences and we always let you guys know about it. But this one time, I wish I didn’t. I’d rather want you go join one of the Cape Town Culinary Tours yourself without knowing what to expect. That’s how I felt when joining up with the guide when […] More

  • When life gives you lemons, make a Monkey Shoulder Godfather Sour

    Always swaying towards the unconventional, Monkey Shoulder Scotch whisky invites you to stir up a Godfather Sour as winter draws to an end. Imagine the smooth, rich flavour of Monkey Shoulder mixed into a refreshing cocktail that’s also pretty simple to make. Of course, Monkey Shoulder Whisky, which has earned its place in the shakers […] More