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Butter Chicken Curry

Butter Chicken Curry

Very special friends of ours are getting married next year.  We went dow to the Midlands for a weekend recently, to see the venue, check the weather and very importantly to do a food tasting.  Among the dishes was this divine Butter Chicken Curry. Being […]

My Exciting New Website

My Exciting New Website

I’m sure you had thought that Table Memories had disappeared. Well I’m back with my exciting new website which I now love. I started my blog and website Table Memories, two years ago, after closing Bay Tree Cooking School, and boy did that test me. […]

Italian Baked Eggs (Our Favourite Kruger Breakfast)

Italian Baked Eggs (Our Favourite Kruger Breakfast)

Our days start early in the morning as soon as the gates open.  Our car is packed with tea, coffee, rusks and biscuits to last us until breakfast.  We drive with our windows open, filling our lungs with the wonderful fresh air of the bush. […]

Memories of Cape Town

Memories of Cape Town

Have just arrived in Cape Town on a perfect day! I had to drop Steve off in the city for a meeting, so we had breakfast at Tashas at the V&A Waterfront. Strolling across to his meeting, this was the view! While ambling around the […]

Dinner at Marble Restaurant

Dinner at Marble Restaurant

At last dinner at Marble Restaurant! Going up the elevator in the Keyes Art Mile in Rosebank, gave an elegance to what I expected. As the lift door opened to the restaurant, one was immediately taken with the warm welcome and sophistication. I knew we […]

Birthday Lunch at Casalinga Restaurant

Birthday Lunch at Casalinga Restaurant

Birthday Lunch was celebrated as Saturday was my son Liam’s 30th birthday, and Sunday my husband Steve’s … birthday. We chose to have family lunch at Casalinga yesterday, to celebrate their birthdays. It is one of my favourite Sunday lunch restaurants. The setting is beautiful […]

Handing over the Keys of my Little House that was Bay Tree Cooking School

Handing over the Keys of my Little House that was Bay Tree Cooking School

A week ago I stood in the driveway of my little house that had been the home of the Bay Tree Cooking School.  It was the day I handed over the keys and my special little house to its new owners.  A young couple who […]

A Wonderful Winter Soup

A Wonderful Winter Soup

The way to learn a country’s culture is through their food and I always find breakfast to be the most interesting! On my first trip to incredible Morocco, having landed early hours of the morning, my friend Pam and I made our way to our […]

For My Mother On Her Day

For My Mother On Her Day

If my mom was still here I would have a Mothers Day lunch for her with all our family who was her world, and make all her favourite food. Her children and grandchildren gathered around our table, beautifully decorated with her favourite garden roses, old silver […]