Sundays in South Africa – culinary inspiration for visitors

January 18, 2010

Sundays in South Africa started in 2010 when the FIFA World Cup 2010 took place for the first time ever on African soil – in my home country of South Africa.  I can’t tell you how proud this makes me. As our national treasure Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said at the opening ceremony: “I cant believe it, I […]

Click here for a full portion

Menu for Hope 6 goes live – bid, bid, bid!

December 14, 2009

If it's nearly Christmas, then it must be time for Menu for Hope.   The  Menu for Hope event is the brainchild of Pim and takes place once a year around Christmas. For those of you who aren't familiar with it, the campaign involves food bloggers (and others) from around the world each donating something to […]

Click here for a full portion

Menu for Hope 6 – call for prizes

December 2, 2009

Can you believe it's December already?  It seems like just the other day that I was packing up the Christmas tree from last Christmas and here we are again.  is this planet on fast forward or what? And if it's December, then it must be time for Menu for Hope.   The  Menu for Hope event […]

Click here for a full portion

Conversion tools and tables

September 26, 2009

http://www.traditionaloven.com/conversions_of_measures/ http://www.exclusivelyfood.com.au/2007/04/what-does-1-cup-of-weigh.html http://www.veg-world.com/articles/cups.htm http://stason.org/TULARC/food/cooking/2-7-5-Weight-Volume-Conversion-Chart.html http://chocolateandzucchini.com/archives/2006/09/conversions_equivalents.php

Click here for a full portion


February 17, 2009

    SUBSCRIBE TO NEW POST E-MAILS If you would like to receive an e-mail every time I post new content on CookSister, linking to the new post, click here and follow the instructions.  No email will be sent on days when I do not post, so you won’t be snowed under with e-mails. SUBSCRIBE IN A […]

Click here for a full portion

Waiter, there’s something in my… sweet/savoury swap!

January 14, 2009

Last weekend I had the great pleasure of going to dinner with my friends Greg and Gail – the same ones who invited us over on Christmas day.  It's a rare pleasure because they now live in Sydney and I don't get to see them often.  It's also a slightly unusual friendship because… Gail was […]

Click here for a full portion

NaBloPoMo 2008 – here’s what I wrote

November 4, 2008

So if you’ve got this far, you will know that NaBloPoMo stands for National Blog Posting Month – the writing challenge where you undertake to write a post a day on your blog for the entire month of November.  I did it last year, and I’m doing it again in 2008! Just to prove that I […]

Click here for a full portion

blog counter