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bake the best chocolate chip cookies


I’ve been on the search for a really good chocolate chip cookies recipe for ages. After a few trials and errors and the thumbs down from my very discerning 7-year old Cookie Monster, I finally found the perfect recipe that is easy, packed with flavour, and just the right amount of crunch with a more-ishly soft centre. I know to you want in on this recipe too so let me share it here today…

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you’ll find the full recipe after the jump. Let me know if you give it a try!

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September + South = Spring!

Have you heard? It’s finally spring in the southern hemisphere! Our winter was dismal. Too much rain, too much cold and not enough rainbows to make it all better. I know you Northern Hemispherians would laugh at the lack of severity of a Cape Town winter, but for us, it was bad. So I’m ready for a little springtime inspiration. Today we visit the land down under for their latest springtime collection, just in the nick of time for this beautiful sunny weather we’re having. Take a look at my favourites from the Country Road spring 2014 collection.

This season heralds the return to voluminous silhouette. While tailoring may borrow from a man-style aesthetic, powder pink and brush stroke prints add an all-important feminine sensibility. Welcome to spring.

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Now, I bet you’re wondering what’s in store for the rest of the family? My favourites from the man, children and home collections are coming right up after the jump…

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