Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Cooking Class

Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Cooking Class

After our tour of the Bo Kaap neighbourhood, we went to Zainie’s home to start our cookery class. We learnt how to make proper Cape Malay curried chicken, chili bites, samoosas and bread. It was so entertaining and everything tasted so good that I was thrilled...
Food – The Perfect Omelette

Food – The Perfect Omelette

I have been making omelettes for years, but only this past month have I worked out how to make the perfect one. Here are my tips: 1. Place a little bit of oil in a small frying pan (you definitely want it to be a small/medium pan). 2. Crack two eggs and beat (do not...
DIY – Troop Cake Topper

DIY – Troop Cake Topper

Last week I found the perfect chocolate cake to buy in Switzerland from Nussbaumer. It is the best chocolate flavour as it is not too sweet and looks so pretty in its “gugelhopf” shape. Plus at 26chf for a large one it is well priced. To make it a bit...
Fun – Troop Beverly Hills Cookie Buffet

Fun – Troop Beverly Hills Cookie Buffet

The movie Troop Beverly Hills and any scout movie is synomous with cookies; so it was a party must have. I set up our buffet with lots of glass jars filled with cookies, as well as marshmallows and chocolate (smores is also a camping prerequisite) and then to set off...
Zurich – Yoojis Sushi

Zurich – Yoojis Sushi

After our visit to the Heidi in Japan exhibit at the Landemuseum in Zurich, we knew exactly the perfect spot for lunch: Yoojis on Bahnhofstrasse. It seemed though, everyone had the same idea so we had to skip the sushi train and just get takeaway. Their sushi is great...