More ideas from Lo
The master bedroom. "The blue-green bedroom thing started with a velvet corduroy in peacock blue that I found in a tucked away shop in Woodstock – for R20 a metre!! I bought 10 metres immediately and that was put to good work in making a deep buttoned headboard. I've always wanted a fancy, hotel style headboard and we both love this one," says Vicki.

Bold pops of color, prints and DIYs abound in this quirky playful Cape Town house that a creative couple completely gutted to open up and add personality.

Sweet Potato Gnocchi - Thinking I might try this with the Maple Sugar in place of the Maple syrup? Will try and report back!

nut flour for AP flour* Sweet Potato Gnocchi. Cook a sweet potato, remove the skin, mash, slowly add nut flour until you get the right "pasta" consistency. (Maybe - 1 c of flour per yam.) Then boil. They're done when they float to the surface.

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Apples, Bacon & Balsamic ... for the day I am feeling very domestic and have a lot of time on my hands...

Gnocchi is therapy. The mashing. It’s a quiet, process-oriented little task that requires just enough focus to clear the mind of its remaining clutter.