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All tied up!

All tied up!
Gift giving has become quite a challenge. So many occasions…so many people…so little money! Thus many are opting for more ‘useful’ gifts instead of luxury items. Using a few creative re-cycling tricks, you can glam up these items with a twist or two and no one will be the wiser. You can even go one step […]
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DIY Magazine Seat, Foot Rest & Table

DIY Magazine Seat, Foot Rest & Table
I have a confession…some of my motivation behind starting this blog, came from the time I started reading food magazines. Not just 1 or 2 but stacks of them! An expensive little obsession that became! And then I discovered that there are cool places around Jozi that sell past editions for next to nothing, so you can […]
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Crunchy Sweet Potato Skins with Fennel Salt

Crunchy Sweet Potato Skins with Fennel Salt
You may have heard of the expression from ‘root’ to ‘stalk’. That pretty much means using the entire vegetable. Why do we love this? Because nothing is wasted and you get to taste new textures and flavors by using parts of the vegetable you once threw away. Remember our carrot skins? You can do the […]
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A cup of tea to brighten someone’s day!

A cup of tea to brighten someone’s day!
Last time we showed you how to host a special tea tasting without breaking the bank. Perhaps you had some flavored sugars leftover afterwards and didn’t know what to do with them. Here’s how to make your tea tasting last longer. All you need: Containers for bottling the leftover sugar Herbal Teabags A Scoop Instructions (doesn’t […]
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