“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.”
– J.R.R. Tolkien
Turkish Delight in a clear bowl.
in Dessert, Taste

Turkish Delight

“It is dull, Son of Adam, to drink without eating,” said the Queen presently. “What would you like best to eat?” “Turkish Delight, please, your Majesty,” said Edmund.” ― C.S. Lewis The Story I love Turkish Delight. This might just be…

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Homemade sangria in console jar
in Drinks, Taste

Homemade Sangria

Coffee, wine and dark chocolate. These are the things that make me a very happy girl. However, it’s not always on to binge on these treats in the pressing heat of South Africa’s summer. So, what to do? Coffee becomes…

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Simple syrup in a jar
in Drinks

Simple Syrup

I am a huge fan of creative drinks. Be it beer or gin, add a bit of garnish and a secret ingredient, then you’ve made me a happy girl. It was during my search for a sangria recipe, that I…

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