Let the infusions be-GIN!

As a massive gin-lover, I try to keep my fingers on the pulse of new releases in the gin world. The gin market has exploded these last few years, and one of the new things being introduced are infusions. Imagine my delight when I discovered that Copper & Coal Distillery »

A meal in a Box – convenient, delicious and easy!

Cooking is a skill that never goes out of style – we all have to eat, right? Cooking requires another very important skill: planning. You have to make sure that you have the right pasta, the right spices, the right protein, and the right veggies. Doing the weekly shop on »

Let them eat cake

There are few things in life that cheer me up as much as a beautiful cake and a hot cup of rooibos tea. Marion’s Cakes in Windhoek is a gourmet novelty cake baker based in Windhoek. Their first cake was baked in 2010 and they’ve now got over 3 000 »

Gelowige Ma’s

Daar word vertel dat toe Neil Armstrong vir sy ouers vertel het dat hy ‘n vlieënier wil word het sy ma gesê het hy het net soveel rede om te leer vlieg as die man in die maan. Min het sy geweet dat haar seun die eerste man op die »

You are beautiful.

To any mom who has ever felt that she is not beautiful. To every mom who has judged herself too harshly. You are beautiful and always will be.  As a mom of two girls, whose idea of a perfect mom has no judgement, I want them to see that I »


Thinking out loud by Ronel van Wyk Not a title I believed I would ever have the honour to add to my name. I was diagnosed as a Type 1 Diabetic when I was 15 years old and since then, I was told that I wouldn’t be able to have »


Thinking out loud by Ronel van Wyk Ek het nou al geleer om mooi te dink waarvoor ek bid. En, selfs meer belangrik, om God se proses te volg om by my gebedsversoek uit te kom. So 3 jaar terug was my hartsbegeerte en gebed om my werk op datum »

Wrapped in a scarf of wonder

Scarves are such wonderfully versatile items. You can wrap them around your neck, use them as an accessory to your handbag, or create a head-wrap. BLOK Designs was established in 2019 by concept designer and entrepreneur Nerine Uys and designs done by artist, architect, designer Elke le Roux. Each piece »