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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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CookSister in the media spotlight

April 1, 2008

2011 May 2011  I was one of the four speakers at the Plate to Page food writing and photography workshop in Weimar, Germany where I presented writing workshops as well as a low-light photography presentation. May 2011  I was interviewed by IT Web for an article on food blogging and popular culture April 2011  My […]

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Merry Christmas everyone!

December 25, 2007

Merry Christmas, everyone! May you have a day filled with laughter and love, surrounded by all those you love the most, enjoying good food, wine and company. As for me, I am taking a short break in Andorra – skiing again (clearly the bug has bitten) – and will probably be up a mountain, sick […]

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WTSIM – only 2 days to get that cake baked…

October 26, 2007

Not to rush you or anything – in fact, far from it.  I haven’t even made my own contribution yet!  But I thought a gentle reminder was in order that the deadline for this month’s Waiter, there’s something in my… event is this Sunday, 28 October.  The event is being hosted by my co-conspirator Andrew […]

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The Famous Four meme

October 19, 2007

An age ago I was tagged for this meme by the lovely Niamh of Eat Like a Girl – and today I finally got round to completing it – hurrah!  So sit, back, relax and enjoy. 4 jobs I’ve held 1.  Criminal advocate After I left university I practised as a criminal advocate (barrister).  It […]

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