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Family fun day at The Vaal

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By Heidi Janit On Saturday 7th April you can experience a fun filled day at The Vaal for the whole family! There will be live music, great food, flea markets, face painting, rides and much more! Tickets are from R60. Doors open at 9;30 and there is safe parking. Please book your tickets soon as not to miss out. Visit ... Read More »

Cheese festival

cheese and wine

By Heidi Janit If you love cheese as much as I do and you live in the Cape then I strongly suggest that you visit the Cheese Festival of South Africa! It is one of the biggest outdoor culinary events and offers a huge selection of cheeses as well as other products that complement cheeses! It is on at Sandringham ... Read More »

On the stage!

peppa pig

By Heidi Janit There are so many delightful theatrical productions on at the moment. Take advantage of Easter and the school holidays and for later on in the year and book your tickets soon! In Cape Town, you can see the Tales Of Little Grey Rabbit at The Artscape Theatre Centre: A long time ago, in a little house on ... Read More »

What’s on in Cape Town and Joburg – Don’t miss FUNDERLAND!

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By Heidi Janit Funderland may just be the most incredible child friendly festival ever! And it starts tomorrow! It is a festival that runs for 11 days in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Bloemfontein and will leave the entire family satisfied and awe struck! There is theatre, there are magicians, there is music, there are rides!  And so much more! Please ... Read More »

Easter Activities

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By Heidi Janit It is Easter time again! Check out the activities that are happening in Johannesburg soon: From Friday, 30 March 2018 to Monday, 2 April 2018 from 10:00 – 20:00 daily at Montecasino There will be a giant inflatable fun park which is sure to be a hit with both kids and adults. There is also lots of delicious food to buy ... Read More »

Easter egg rocky road

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 By Heidi Janit This is a good enough reason to use mini eggs! The kiddies (and adults) will love this delicious treat. With Easter around the corner why not try this lovely recipe! You can omit the cranberries! Ingredients: 225g  dark chocolate broken into pieces 100g unsalted butter, cubed 2 tbsp cocoa powder 2 tbsp golden syrup  100g rich tea ... Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt 2017 at Emerald Casino!

easter 2017

By Heidi Janit As if Easter is not fun enough! Add in a dash of more fun by taking your little ones on an Easter Egg hunt at Emerald Casino! There are clues hidden in various areas which need to be collected in order to win prizes. Where: Piazza Area, Emerald Resort and Casino 777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark Time: 11.30am Cost: Free ... Read More »

Nutella 2 ingredient cake!

Picture source: www.kidspot.com.au

Yes, this cake has just two ingredients – Nutella and eggs.  From  www.kidspot.com.au comes this delicious and easy recipe. Ingredients: 4 large eggs 240 grams Nutella Method: Preheat oven to 180C (160C fan-forced). Line a 20cm round spring-form cake pan with baking paper and set aside. Place eggs into mixing bowl and beat on high speed until the mixture triples in ... Read More »

Quick bread sticks

quick-breadsticks

These bread sticks are sure to please. They are delicious and can be nibbled on in the car, at school, in between extra murals……and the list goes on! What you need: 2 1/4 to 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 package active dry yeast (2 1/4 tsp) 3/4 tsp salt 3/4 cup warm water (120 to 130 degrees) 2 Tbsp ... Read More »

Shrek comes to the stage!

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Just a month left to see Shrek on the stage! This delightful production runs until August 2nd and is sure to just wow all ages. Address: Johannesburg Civic Theatre Complex in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa Tel: 011 403 1563 Contact the theatre direct for bookings: http://www.peoplestheatre.co.za/   Read More »