Cut screen time and boost creativity in your kids

There’s a time and place for technology – but it’s not all day, every day. If your child is spending all their time with their eyes glued to the TV screen or endlessly swiping on an iPad, chances are they’re missing out on the important parts of childhood that...

5 easy ways to get your kids to eat breakfast

It’s a fact: kids who eat a good breakfast find it easier to concentrate, behave better and eat more healthily throughout the day. But it can be a struggle to get kids to wolf down so much as a rice crispy. Here are some simple ways to encourage your children to eat...

Winter fruit and veg and how best to eat them

If you’re looking to cut Rands off your grocery bill, a good place to start is to buy and eat fruit and vegetables that are in season. No matter what time of year, there’s always a scrumptious selection of fresh produce on offer in South Africa – it’s just about...

Bread and butter pudding like never before

You’ve had the classic – now try putting a twist on bread and butter pudding. This versatile dessert is simple to make and an easy way to use up every last slice of your loaf. As these scrumptious tweaks show, easy doesn’t have to mean conventional:

What’s your jam? How to pair sweet spreads

Blue cheese and cranberry Make a blue cheese butter for a cranberry jam and chicken sarmie. To make the butter, blitz ½ cup of blue cheese, with two tablespoons of butter and a pinch of freshly ground pepper until smooth. Stir in chopped parsley and spread generously...

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