Ocean View Penthouse, Strand

The sunken lounge – sunset view

Nestled in the prime Beach Rd, Strand (Western Cape),ย Ocean View Penthouse is a touch of luxury, comfy and style.ย  The amazing (almost) 360 degree view of the surrounding mountains, ie. Table Mountain and Gordon’s Bay mountains and the view of the beach are first class. No matter what time of the day and night, the view is just breathtaking!

The balcony offering a stunning view of the oceans and mountains – sunrise view

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Tiramisu (Non Alcoholic)

Tiramisu, the popular Italian dessert is mostly made with kahlua or other liquer. Surprisingly, when I made a little research on tiramisu, initially, the traditional tiramisu (1960s) was made with no liquor.

I’ve found this recipe many years ago, can’t remember the resources. The recipe has been changed and adapted especially in liquor part to be non alcoholic. Continue reading Tiramisu (Non Alcoholic)

Compassion To The Needy

Assalamualaikum and hi all..

Alhamdulillah we’ve been blessed with a little bit of rain and cooler weather. It’s always nice to snuggle in bed with warm blankets and heater/fire around, when it’s cold, windy and rainy at night, isn’t it? How many of us, feeling so grateful that we are safe, warm at home sweet home but at the same time thinking about the less fortunate out there? They are maybe homeless or living in shacks that certainly not weatherproof?

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The Canvas Coffee Mug

I’ve known the sisters behind the Bread Basket since they sent me samples of their home based freshly baked breads couple months ago. So when they informed me that they’ve opened a Saturday cafe in St Kilda Rd,ย  Crawford, inside an art studio, I was keen to try their Saturday treats, namely the Canvas Coffee Mug. Continue reading The Canvas Coffee Mug

Mugg & Bean Kenilworth Centre

I’ve been anticipating the opening ofย Mugg & Bean Kenilworth Centre for quite a while, and excited that I’ve finally tried it out. Mugg & Bean KC is halaal certified (MJC Halaal Trust). Last time I had Mugg & Bean was a good couple of years ago when Mugg & Bean halaal certified store was still opened in Van Gate Mall. Continue reading Mugg & Bean Kenilworth Centre