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Used cans and tins get a new life

Used cans and tins get a new life
Sure there are a lot of ideas out there to re-purpose used cans and tins. But I particularly love what this little coffee shop, The Garden Fayre, did with their old coffee cans. Not only do these gleaming coppery colored tins glam up the striking wall, but what a clever water wise design concept too! Minimal […]
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Edible Gifts using Mulberries

Edible Gifts using Mulberries
We are going Mulberry mad over here! We’ve had a great time foraging for Mulberries this Spring and we hope you have too! Here are some tasty gift ideas using Mulberries in all their glorious forms.  Print Edible Gifts using Mulberries Ingredients Step 1 is to pick Mulberries (Sept to Nov in Joburg) Otherwise use […]
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Pick Up Stix

Pick Up Stix
Thinking of the holidays already? And how you’re going to keep the kids busy? And how much its going to cost you? Well why not get the little ones to make their own “pick up stix”. Remember that game from your childhood? So usually its these longish plastic knitting needle lookalikes that get tossed on […]
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Chocolate Therapy!

Chocolate Therapy!
I suppose if you have leftover chocolate lurking in your pantry, you are pretty lucky. It’s possibly one of those ingredients that tend to finish first, right? But who knows once you scratch around you may be surprised to find some. Perhaps someone gave you a huge box of Lindt chocolates and they’re not finished, […]
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