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How Safe Is Our Drinking Water?

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Many of us automatically assume that our water is safe to drink straight out of the tap. But is this assumption correct? With South Africa’s crumbling water infrastructure and poor Municipality maintenance, we think it’s best to err on the side of caution. When it comes to the safety of your drinking water, it’s wise to take every step possible to filter out any potential hazards to your health.

How to Make Non-Flop Cake Pops

cake pop
Tuesday, February 23, 2016

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Cake Pops are a fun and playful treat that can be made for all sorts of special occasions. The craze surrounding these cute little treats is surely not without reason. With these wonderful pleasures, you can say goodbye to messy slicing and hello to bite-sized convenience!

Seeing as Cake Pops can be a little tricky for amateur bakers, we’ve decided to share a simple recipe with a few foolproof tips to avoid any baking blues.

A Basic Wine-Pairing Guide

wine-pairing guide
Monday, February 8, 2016

 

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There’s no denying that the wonderfully fruity aroma of a chilled glass of wine, goes down well on those warm and breezy summer evenings. After a long work day there’s nothing better than taking the edge off with a tasty meal and a refreshing drink. But there’s nothing worse than spending hours in the kitchen preparing an exquisite meal, only to have its flavours dulled down by pairing it with the wrong wine.

4 Easy and Cost Effective Ways to Unblock your Kitchen Sink

Clogged Sinks
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

 

Can you picture life without your kitchen sink? Rinsing veggies, washing bulky pots and pans and getting that awful layer of grease off your hands after cooking would all become problematic if you were to go without it. But when facing a clogged sink, we are forced to realise how much we take it for granted. In fact, there are probably few features in the kitchen that we use more than our sinks.

Kitchen Design Trends To Look Out For In 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016

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Don’t get left behind with your kitchen design! Why not show your kitchen some love this New Year by transforming its look. It just takes a few changes here and there to ensure your culinary creativity stays up to date with 2016’s hottest new kitchen design trends.

Fructose-Free Lemon Cake Recipe

Friday, January 15, 2016

Image and recipe sourced from: www.iquitsugar.com

Healthy eating is a very popular new years resolution, but one that few manage to achieve. For many of us, this means living without those guilty indulgences that instantly boost your mood, and this can put a dampener on any health goals you may have. What most of us often fail to realise is, the fact that not all treats that are sweet are bad for you.

Why we love Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel
Monday, January 4, 2016

Illuminate your Kitchen with these 6 Spectacular Lighting Ideas

Kitchen Lighting Ideas
Monday, December 21, 2015

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Whether it’s chopping up veggies, washing the dishes or having a good giggle over a steaming cup of coffee with a friend, there’s no denying that the kitchen is one of the most used areas of the home. Given this thought, it’s seems quite bizarre when we realise what little consideration we give to lighting in this area.

Perhaps it’s time to re-think your kitchen lighting design and improve the look of this ever-occupied space with our spectacular selection of lighting ideas.

 

5 Marevellous Christmas Treats

5 Marevellous Christmas Treats
Friday, December 18, 2015

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If you’re out of ideas for your Christmas treats this year and don’t want to do the same old boring confections you do every year - you’re in luck!

We’ve made a list of our top 5 marvellous Christmas treat ideas that will help you create a confectionary platter that all your guests will admire. These treat ideas are a great excuse to play around in the kitchen and have some festive fun.

How to host a stress-free Christmas Dinner

Thursday, December 17, 2015

If you’re having your family or friends over for dinner this Christmas, you may already be starting to feel a little overwhelmed with all the preparation and planning. But just remember that your guests aren’t expecting the perfect Christmas dinner, all they really want is to have a good time and enjoy a nice meal with the ones they love. Having a designer house, elaborate decorations or gourmet food isn’t the be-all-and-end-all of a successful Christmas dinner.

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