A Contradictory Life

Three things I cooked this week on a minimum budget

Wes and I have officially moved in together and could honestly not be more excited about it. We have had so much fun this past week but it has also been so much work, I have honestly never in my … Continue reading

La pizza et les pâtes sans gluten

And this pizza is pretty damn fantastic! La Petite Pizzeria is part of the Country Living brand and is located in the Naturally Yours Weleda Health Centre on Main Rd in Bryanston which happens to be a two minute walk across the road … Continue reading

femmegypsy finds: February 2013

A child reminds us that playtime is an essential part of our daily routine.” – unknown The highlight of February was definitely Valentine’s Day, I got so spoilt by Wes! (plus, have I mentioned how much I love these “hallmark holidays”?). … Continue reading

A healthy indulgence? Nope, but I can try

A waffle is like a pancake with a syrup trap. – Mitch Hedberg Today has been a rainy and cold day in Jhb and as such I have been craving anything and everything that is sweet and satisfying. If only … Continue reading

The miracle grain and a 2013 mindset change

Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food. – Hippocrates I started the year with all my usual new year’s resolutions in mind: exercise more, eat healthier food more often (read: cut out all the chocolate I eat … Continue reading

My first attempt at baking a non-existent cake

Let them eat cake. – Marie Antoinette I love baking chocolate cake and felt I definitely had to bake one for my ma on Mother’s Day but I recently gave up eating all most food containing gluten, wheat or yeast. I decided this … Continue reading