A Thermomix review: You had me at “Hello” then lost me at “Let’s Dance”.

I’m a little bit in love with Matt Preston when he’s not talking: I can’t stand all that Masterchef pontificating. However, he writes like a dreamboat so when I heard him say that the Thermomix was just a “fancy blender”, he managed to get his leg, not just that Size 10 foot, through the door … Continue reading A Thermomix review: You had me at “Hello” then lost me at “Let’s Dance”.

Making Rusks For Bad Neighbours.

It’s Sunday night and instead of sitting around not watching 60 Minutes/Sunday Night or congratulating myself on making it through the holidays with only really  losing my shit with the kids in the last few days, I’ve been standing around making rusks.Rusks are a hard South African biscuit they (South Africans) like to dip in … Continue reading Making Rusks For Bad Neighbours.

The Cheap, Easy Way To Lose Weight #CheapArseTuesdays.

Want to lose weight but don’t want it to cost a fortune? Too concerned about hygiene standards at the gym to bother going? Online diet and exercise programs too time consuming? Tight Arse Tuesday is here and I have a low-cost high-performance solution to your weighty woes. I’ve tried everything to lose weight- calorie counting, exercising … Continue reading The Cheap, Easy Way To Lose Weight #CheapArseTuesdays.

Rusks: the best coffee companion and the best recipe.

We had travelled from South Africa to England to Canada in about 52 hours. I don't know how many time zones we crossed, but after the last leg from London to Vancouver (via Fort Hope/Dallas and a delayed flight), breastfeeding my daughter to sleep and dealing with American Airlines in their varying capacity to make a … Continue reading Rusks: the best coffee companion and the best recipe.