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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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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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