The Savoury Brigade

Written by Zaahidah Cajee Edited by Mariam B Daya We’ve all seen the meme “Ask me one more time, what savouries I’ve made and I’ll shoot u!!!!” And we can definitely relate… Ramadhan is three, two, no, less than a week away but that’s all that some people can talk/ask about.. Isn’t it the most…

So much fun, so little time.

By Mumtaz Moosa Saley. When we bought our house we opted for a big garden in the hope that our kids will enjoy it. The constant ‘I’m bored’ was driving me insane. When you have two kids that are under ten, the stress becomes real when trying to occupy them. Now, like most suburban moms,…

Good old fashion Atchaar.

For ages I’ve been looking for that good old-fashioned atchaar the way my granny used to make so not any store bought or generic atchaar would make the grade for me.  This runs deep, fam.  With us Indians, even breakfast is not complete without that moreish carrot or mango pickle. Imagine my satisfaction when I…

Learn to de-stress by being creative.

By Mumtaz Moosa Saley As adults we aren’t creative – the older we get the more we assume painting is for the experts while colour-in books are seen as a kid’s thing. As this year’s trends hit the shores of the world, Adult colour-in books have taken the bookstores by storm. Coffee shops across the…

Be inspired by Naadira Chippa

Just like the aroma of fresh coffee beans, so too the effect of the scent of this freshly printed book of inspiration. Just like the deep colour and effect of the coffee beans once placed into milk so too the does ink of inspiration leave an indelible mark to ones heart, mind and soul. Ink…

What to do in Jhb this December for Kids

. 1. Dino Expo Flora mall Rooderport 1 dec-14 Jan 2. Aladdin Irene village theater Centurion Open until 16 dec. 3. Rock climbing in stores. Date: Saturday 9 December 2017 Time: 10:00-11:00 (snake and crocodile show), 11:00-12:00 (climbing wall) Venue: Cape Union Mart, Eastgate Adventure Centre, Johannesburg http://capeunionmart.formstack.com/forms/kids_holiday_event_welcome_to_the_jungle_with_jumanji_wild_magazine_joburg 4. Cinderella on ice What Is It?…

Book review

book diary update “Rohingya the sold dream”. first I would like to thank Mumtaz Moosa Saley for your amazing gripping journal, we hear about this on different news channels, from people /Moulanas /different organizations /who got back from overseas, we see broadcasts all over WhatsApp wanting to collect basic items etc, yes we feel it….

Your road to happy summer looking feet starts here.

YaseeraHajee Podiatrist aims to provide optimal foot and lower limb health care in a friendly, professional environment. With a comprehensive approach to foot care, helping your feet to do the things they want to do, without pain. Contact Crosby Medical Centre on 011 839 1095 or WhatsApp  071 180 1050 for appointment Contracted to most…

Orange syrup infused cake {by Adeela Kasoojee}

125 g butter 3/4 cup castor sugar 3 eggs Orange essence Finely grated rind of half an orange (be careful not to grate into the white pith. Reserve the other half of the rind for the syrup) 1 cup milk 2 cups flour 3 tsps baking powder Method Preheat oven to 180 degrees celcius. Cream…

Trendy By Hawa B!

Spring is a season of warm weather and splashes of bold colors. If you Indian spring means weddings, family functions, baby-showers and every possible function under the planet. Function means outfits, and the dread of finding a scarf that matches. I can never find the shade I need and with that I usually stick to…

Salaah friendly hair treatment.

MK has nanotechnology- This means that it has a much smaller Keratin particle that has the ability to work deeper into the hair and at the same time deposit more treatment into the hair strand. This results in hair that is much more repaired , soft and smoother making it much easier to style and…