Easter Cake Off winner announcement

After a week-long, nail-biting wait, we can now announce the winner of our great big Easter Cake Off. Last week we asked you to vote for one of these ten cakes, and vote you did. We received over 1600 votes and they’ve all been counted so wait no more… pop those corks, we have a… Continue Reading »

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Our 10 Easter Cake Off finalists: vote for the winner

[VOTING NOW CLOSED] Every time we run a competition like this, we’re surprised all over again by your enthusiasm, dedication and talent. Over the course of the last two weeks, we received nearly 500 entries across several social networks and...

Easter Cake Off: Bake a cake and win big

Good gatherings – the best kind – always involve a cake of sorts; cream filled delights at high teas, multi-tiered wonders at weddings or even just simple carrot cake for Sunday tea. If you’re on the side of cake-for-all-occasions, you might be...

Meet our community card and magnet design winner

Did you take part in our community card and magnet design competition? We were searching for the perfect card and magnet design for the season of summer fun and, man, are we excited to share our winner with you. We loved browsing through all the...

The story that won the KitchenAid

When we launched this little competition way back in the middle of November, we had no way of knowing what an amazing look we’d get into your lives at this crazy time of year. From drinks with friends and sundowners...

A beery Christmas tale and stocking stuffers going awry

On this side of the internet, we’re buried under a mountain of boxes, all feverishly waiting to make their way out of our door and into your homes. Meanwhile, we asked you to tell us your favourite Christmas stories, and...

Keeping it festive with a South African Christmas video

It’s less than two weeks ’til Christmas, and we’re getting excited. Trees are going up, lights are strung about and we’re planning festive menus like you’ve never seen. Last week, we asked you to share some of your favourite festive...

Cookies, chocolate and some inventive decorations

Every week we’re blown away by this peek into your lives. From baking cookies and homemade gifts to weekends away and drinks as the sun sets, we’ve loved seeing how you prep for the holidays (even if that does entail...

Some summery Keep it Festive moments

Week two of #KeepItFestive has rolled on by, which means we’re just that much closer to the joviality and cheer of Christmas and the holidays. This week we let our festivities wander into the realms of summer. With thermostats a-cooking and...

A KitchenAid giveaway for Bella’s last trick

We’re on week four now and Bella’s got one final festive trick up her furry sleeves. After all the cocottes, knives and Nespressos things are about to get Candy Apple exciting. That’s right. On her final leg of restoring the...

A family portrait, a cooking cherub and a Christmas countdown

This week has been a whirlwind of photos of Christmas’s past, festive countdowns, kids opening presents and baking cakes – we even saw a festive Santa bread, of all things. Quite frankly, this peek into your lives has us humbled...