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Absolute indulgence at the One & Only Spa

In this busy business of life, I feel it is essential to take some time out and just spoil yourself every now and then. I had just finished with my one job and had a week off before throwing myself into a new job. With this one week of unemployment I thought it would be…

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The Banting Kitchen – “When did FAT become PHAT?”

A very hot word right now is “Banting , Banting , Banting!”. I must admit, the first time I heard about this diet was one Sunday evening watching Carte Blanche. I happened to watch Professor Tim Noakes explaining his low carb high fat (LCHF) way of eating. He termed the diet “banting” as a result…

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High Tea at Casa Labia, Muizenberg

At about the age of 11, I decided that birthday parties were too stressful. Back then I thought it was too hard to balance your cousins from both sides, school friends and home friends – boy, if only I knew how much more complicated life could get. Fastforward to the present – I was about…

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“The Proof is in the truffle!”- (Truffle Restaurant, Cape Town)

Finding upmarket halaal restaurants in Cape Town can be quite a challenge. Sure, we have our fair share of halaal-friendly spots but generally, you have to concede that either the restaurant is not going to be particularly fancy (hence many-a-birthdays have been spent at Spur), or that the restaurant won’t be strictly halaal. When I…

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Living it up in Hvar, Croatia

Pronounced “Hvor” – This little place in Croatia is trending as the latest and most exciting “party” island to be. Being 4 girls on a Eurotrip , not having much to spend, we decided that this would be the ideal place to let loose and have some affordable fun. We flew from Marjorca to Croatia.…