As a family we love visiting the Cape Winelands. This past weekend we visited the beautiful Boschendal Farm and discovered that there are plenty of new and exciting things happening on the farm. Undoubtedly the… View Post

    Homemade Cranberry Scones

    I introduce to you freshly baked homemade cranberry scones.   Scones just like the classic sponge cake is a traditional menu item at an afternoon high tea.  Served with a strawberry jam and a good dollop… View Post

    Pumpkin French Toast

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    Setting the Bar too High: Pushing Kids to be High Achievers

    The consequences of setting the bar too high and pushing your kids to be high achievers Recently my husband and I sat in a coffee shop and I couldn’t help but hear a conversation. There… View Post

    Luscious Boozy Brandy Dessert

    Winter is a time to hibernate, slap on those winter woollies and stay warm and fuzzy.  It is also a time when good things tends to come out of the kitchen. This is one of… View Post