Kruger National Park, South Africa. If I could only pick one place on the other side of the world to visit it would be somewhere in Africa.

A comprehensive infographic of the Kruger National Park of South Africa.

South African Malva Pudding

Malva Pudding

South African Malva Pudding - similar to stick toffee pudding

Chakalaka - spicy South African vegetable side-dish; great with grilled food -


Chakalaka - a spicy South African vegetable side-dish that is easy to prepare and full of flavor.

Litchis - Christmas in South Africa!

Food styling photography still life fruit Lychees.

Strelitzia #Kirstenbosch #botanical gardens #CapeTown (ironically this is the flower emblem for L.A. but it comes from South Africa).

Strelitzia Kirstenbosch botanical gardens CapeTown (ironically this is the flower emblem for L. but it comes from South Africa).

Scrumpdillyicious: Onion Bhaji with Cucumber Mint Raita

If you have never had a bhaji you need to try one! They are delicious and DF GF! This recipe is a little more involved then others but looks well worth it. Alternately, go down to your local Indian takeaway!

Overseers - Table Mountain, South Africa by Stefan Olivier, via Behance

Our Protea. Overseers - Table Mountain, South Africa by Stefan Olivier, via Behance


Bunny chow - South Africa's own street food

street food, Bunny Chow, South African Street Food (basically curry in a loaf of bread)

Calla lily are also deer tolerant and grow in partial shade. Possible replacement for Acanthus?

Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Crowborough'

Zantedeschia aethiopica 'Crowborough' arum lily Like moist soil and partial shade

Custard cookies 250g Stork Bake, room temperature 200g (1 cup) castor sugar 5ml (1 tsp) vanilla essence 2 eggs 625ml (300g) cake flour 125ml (60g) corn flour 125ml (100g) custard powder 10ml (2 tsp) baking powder 5ml (1 tsp) salt Water or milk if needed

Custard Biscuits - General Recipe from I Love Baking SA

Custard cookies Stork Bake, room temperature cup) castor sugar tsp) vanilla essence 2 eggs cake flour corn flour custard powder tsp) baking powder tsp) salt Water or milk if needed

South African flag

Members from South Africa, a brand new board for the gardens and natural wonders of your country. To join the 'South Africa' board, send me a message.

South African expressions.

It also aptly describes our desperation with Eskom.

Cape Malay dhaltjies

How to make delicious Cape Malay dhaltjies - deep-fried savoury snacks.

Butter Biscuits

Butter Biscuits Read Recipe by halaalrecipes

South African chocolates - some where similar to those in the UK, but others unique to S.A. and boy were they good.  I miss the old favorites.  A few are available at a couple online stores in the US.

South African chocolates - man oh man nothing like a peppermint crisp!

South African Rusks (Sliced) this recipe is great- I halve it and add a handful of shredded coconut and more dried fruit! A staple in my kitchen now!

Not a cake, not a cookie, but my favourite - South African Rusks (Sliced) Recipe. Great recipe, very forgiving. I bake at for 50 min, then at for 5 hours