Ask CookSister

September 26, 2008

I often have people e-mailing me to ask questions about South African food, to find lost recipes and so on.  Some of them are truly lovely people, and after I send them an answer, we continue to correspond and go on to become friends.  But probably about half the questions answered here were asked by […]

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Saturday Snapshots

September 6, 2008

Saturday Snapshots is a regular feature on CookSister to showcase my growing archive of non-food photos.  Think of it as something pretty to look at over your coffee every Saturday morning!  You can now also buy my Year of Saturday Snapshots calendar, an A3-size calendar bringing together the most popular images from the first year of Saturday […]

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CookSister’s favourite wine blogs

June 10, 2008

Backsberg’s Blog Bibendum Blog Intoxicating Prose Jamie Goode’s Wine Blog Lenndevours Spittoon Stormhoek The Cru The Pinotage Club The Wine Conversation Vinography Wine Blogging Wednesday Winecountry Winefly Selection

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Cooksister’s favourite African voices

June 10, 2008

Whether they are living in Africa or in the great African diaspora, African (and particularly South African) bloggers always havea unique perspective to share with the world.  These are my favourites: African Vanielje Aquila Online Ash in Amsterdam  Blue Light District Charlotte’s Web Cherryflava Doula Mel Field to Feast Food, Fun & Farm Life in East Africa […]

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Hey – I’ve met you before!

June 9, 2008

One of the best things about food blogging has been the delightfully eclectic mix of people that I have met – allow me to introduce them: Abby of Eat the Right Stuff Amy of Cooking with Amy Andrew of SpittoonExtra & Spittoon Angelika of The Flying Apple Anna of Baking for Britain Anne of Anne’s Food Anne-Sophie […]

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Houston, problem fixed!

June 2, 2008

TUESDAY 3 JUNE UPDATE After spending all day yesterday and most of last night stressing as to why the permalinks and comment links on Cooksister had stopped working AND the South African Food and Wine Blogger Directory seemed to have gone totally haywire, this morning I woke up to the one thing I really wanted: an […]

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Blogs I follow – edible

April 29, 2008

SOUTH AFRICANS (see also the South African Food & Wine Blog Directory) 66 Square Feet – The Food Browniegirl Chocswirl Confessions of a Hungry Woman Drizzle and Dip Food & Family Food and the Fabulous Greedy Gourmet Homemade Heaven Kitsch ‘n Zinc  Koek! Lavender & Lime My Easy Cooking My French Kitchen Mzansi Style Cuisine […]

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