Author Archives: Cooksister

About Cooksister

Food & travel writer, photographer, blogger, recipe writer and speaker. South African by birth, Londoner by choice.

Spotlight on What I Drank Last Night

Christian Eedes of What I Drank last Night graduated from Stellenbosch University with a philosophy degree.  Apparently his time spent discussing Hegel anf Kant in student bars over a glass or ten of red wine equipped him well for his future career:  … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Whale Cottage Blog

Chris von Ulmenstein is the owner of a number of guest houses and the blogger at Whale Cottage Portfolio Blog. She is known for her outspoken and direct views on the topics of both the South African tourism industry as … Continue reading

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Spotlight on… Jamie Who a.k.a Andy Fenner

It's always great to meet somebody talented who is tremendously passionate about what they do – and there is no denying that Andy Fenner, the talent behind the Jamie Who? blog, is just such a person.  In the relatively short time … Continue reading

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Spolight on 66 Square Feet (The Food)

Every now and again you run across a food blog that inspires you on every level – visually, verbally, intellectually and creatively.  It doesn't happen often, but it does – like when I first discovered the wonderfully talented Marie through her … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Chef PrivĂ©

If you thought all trained cordon bleu chefs were as arrogant as Marco-Pierre White or as aggressively sweary as Gordon Ramsay – prepare to change your mind.  Ladies and gentlemen, meet Jaclyn (also known as @PrncessJacalini on Twitte) - the chef … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Batonage

Well, I am back from my trip to South Africa and attending the fabulous 2011 Food Blogger Indaba!  I met such inspirational people and the event has made me feel so positive and energised by the state of South African … Continue reading

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