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Kwa-Zulu Natal has so many amazing markets to visit, and they are all coming back now after the craze that COVID brought over the past two years. Oh boy, am I excited! I have researched some of the markets around that I think everyone should, at least once, go see and support. Here in my lovely hometown of Ballito, we have a new market that has kicked off this year and an oldie finally coming...

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Here’s our favorites this edition! NEOVITA’S LUSCIOUS HAIR NeoVita’s Luscious Hair range comes in two delicious flavours, Strawberry (Vegan) and Blueberry (Vegetarian). They are specifically formulated with Biotin, which is essential in promoting hair growth, hair strength, healthy nails, aiding the prevention of hair loss and early greying. This range is also a full vitamin profile that builds up the body’s defence, creating a foundation for future stresses that affect you and your body’s health....

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Lifestyle Centre is feeling festive and has been gearing up for the December and January summer holidays. The Centre’s minimum trading hours will be extended to 8am – 7pm for the period 9 December 2021 – 8 January 2022, including all public holidays, with only a few tenants opting not to trade on 25 December and 1 January. Anchor tenant, Lifestyle SUPERSPAR, will be opening 7am – 8pm daily for the period 3 December 2021...

Words by: Chef Rev Batohi & Carla Louise Gailey What is a grazing table? Well, it’s essentially a giant cheese board which is extremely pretty, but it’s also a new way of having a relaxed catering setting, and nothing says festive season better than a low maintenance grazing table. Aside from the delightful ’Instagram-able-ness’ of these tables, they allow the host to focus on entertaining and not food management. All the items are put out...

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More and more of us are celebrating the freedom we have when it comes to eating out; considering the drop off of other entertainment options like concerts and sports events, a solid night out with good company and at a great venue is what we seem to crave even more. It’s great to see hospitality brands stepping up, bringing their creativity and innovation to our newest “entertainment” option. One of the more recent innovative products...

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Words by Jordyn Trollip   Situated in Salt Rock, Col’Cacchio is an Italian experience you won’t forget!   In December 2020, Col’Cacchio opened an amazing restaurant in the New Salt Rock Shopping Centre for our locals to enjoy. And, oh boy, have they! We stopped by to have a taste of what Col’Cacchio is all about: great Italian food.   As we arrived, we were welcomed by smiling faces and were shown to our table....

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The FabTeam has been missing our favourite local food and drink spots during the lockdown. It has been really tough, and we’ve missed visiting our favourite spots for a great meal and some drinks with friends and family! Here’s what the FabTeam has missed most…   Sharlene Odayar – Production “I really miss Wimpy breakfasts with the team and half-price sushi on Tuesdays.” “What I’ve missed most during the lockdown is having a quick stop...

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No, you didn’t read that wrong! We take a look at some of the North Coast’s best golf clubs, and all their food and beverage offerings.   Community at Simbithi Country Club   About the Course Although Simbithi has some wonderful facilities, Simbithi Estate would not be what it is without their beautiful 18-hole golf course. It has a par of 60, comprising of par 3s, par 4s and one par 5, so the course...

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When looking at some popular food trends for 2020, one that really stood out to us was experiential eating and drinking. Dining out has become so much more than just having food cooked for you by a chef – it’s also about the experience. Factors such as location, interior design, plating and serving, preparation of the food and drink and the restaurant or bar staff all contribute to the eating and drinking experience, enticing all...

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How many of you have ventured out of your comfort zone when it comes to eating? Whether it’s intermittent fasting, flexitarianism, beeganism, veganism, health-conscious eating or food substitutions, we got down to decoding different ways of eating – some of which we had never even heard of before!   VEGANISM How can you tell if someone is a vegan? They will tell you! Okay, with all jokes aside, veganism is considered the kindest-to-animals diet. Vegans...