Take Me Home: The Food in South Africa

I’m so excited to be heading back home to Cape Town in a few weeks. Not only because of the sunshine – oh god – the sunshine! but also for the food. Even though what’s available here in RainCity is diverse, in price and type, I miss the freshness in the food that I haven’t…

A Tip for Sundried Tomatoes

Sundried tomatoes can be heinously expensive if you buy them by the jar. I’ve discovered that it’s far cheaper to buy a bag of them (you may be able to get them in a bulk section at the shops). Then, all you need to do is drop them in a pot of boiling water for a few…

Easy Home-Made Pizza

I’ve taken to making home-made pizza lately and it’s so easy. It’s a great idea for dinner parties, too, but it does require some forethought and planning (not the usual way I like to cook…  but worth it nonetheless). You can buy instant pizza yeast, too, which means if you don’t have time, you can…