February 17, 2009

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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