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Gold Collection Tableware at Hemelhuijs

Can you handle how exquisite this gold tableware from Hemelhuijs is? We have immediately started planning dinner parties that will be worthy of these plates! Based on the Bone Collection which was inspired by the matt tones of slaked lime and bleached bone, the Gold Collection from Hemelhuijs uses a pure gold compound…

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Max Bagels: the new in-thing on Bree

A bagel is a bagel- it’s not a roll with a hole Max Bagels is an exciting new pocket-sized bagel shop on Bree Street, Cape Town. Their fabulous bagels overflow with flavour and fillings; this is the perfect spot to grab a bite on the go. We caught up with…

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Conscious – a new way of eating

A new vegan restaurant, Conscious 108, recently opened in Greenside, Joburg – we chat to owner Misha to find out what’s cooking. What is Conscious 108? Conscious 108 was born out of a philosophy of kindness – a kindness that extends to humans, animals and the world around us. We’ve taken…

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Sweet Potato, Carrot & Red Lentil Soup

It looks like it is still going to be ‘soup weather’ for a little while longer… The kind that is thick, sweet, comforting and perfect for chilly days We recently tried this recipe for Sweet Potato, Carrot & Red Lentil Soup found on Green Kitchen Stories. It is a bright,…

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A romantic getaway to Babylonstoren

Babylonstoren is literally the perfect place for a romantic getaway. It’s no surprise that The Perfect Proposal has teamed up with the estate to offer couples a special winter package from mid May until 30 September 2014.  Known for its spectacular setting against the backdrop of the Simonsberg, Du Toitskloof and Franschoek mountain,…