Recipe's

Instant Pot Lamb Stew

When I think of winter comforts, lamb stew features in my top five without a doubt. This classic lamb stew features hearty, healthy ingredients and cooked in the pressure cooker the lamb is tender and flavourful, surround by a rich, deeply flavoured sauce. As simple as this recipe is, it produces the most incredible stew… Read More Instant Pot Lamb Stew

Parenting, Reviews

Wacky Box SA – Everything you need to entertain your kids, in one box

Lets see how many times you have googled “activities to stimulate my child” this lockdown… 2, 3, 4? As a blogger who focuses a large portion of her writing on activities for children, I have certainly noticed a huge increase in requests for ideas since COVID changed our world. Yet I still find myself at… Read More Wacky Box SA – Everything you need to entertain your kids, in one box

Cleaning Hacks

What is the difference between Bicarbonate of Soda and Soda Crystals?

I have had numerous messages on “Soda Crystals”, how and where to find them in South Africa and what to use them for. Stick around, this is truly one of the most versatile cleaning agents to have in your home. In Europe, you will almost always find Soda Crystals aka “Washing Soda” in the laundry… Read More What is the difference between Bicarbonate of Soda and Soda Crystals?

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Instant Pot Haleem

Iconic to South African Ramadan, Haleem is a dish that always makes an appearance in this Month. Its a hearty, thick stew packed with meat (either lamb or chicken) and a variety of wheats – Oats, barley, lentils. Haleem is a staple for Iftaar, and is perfect to break the day long fast as it… Read More Instant Pot Haleem

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Instant Pot Kheer

I’ve had a weekend of craving more “traditional” Ramadan meals. A sign that I am properly missing the community of sharing and visiting this Ramadan. Normally when breaking fast with friends or family I can always rely on at least one person to bring along a big batch of Haleem, some Badam Milk or good… Read More Instant Pot Kheer