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Christmas Elf antics in the Kitchen!

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Naughty Christmas Elves have become as regular a family tradition as trees and tinsel! They usually arrive on the 1st December, sent on a special mission from the North Pole with instructs from Santa to keep an eye on your children’s behaviour in the lead up to Christmas!

Some Elves are helpful, others are mischievous. Here are some clever Elf on the Shelf ideas that you can recreate in your kitchen:

 

A Simple Recipe for Christmas Roast Chicken

Monday, December 3, 2018

 

 

Treat your friends and family to a succulent roast chicken sit-down dinner packed with Christmassy flavours!

 

 

Serves 6 people

Specifying Sanitaryware for Public Bathrooms in Shopping Malls

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

When specifying for public ablutions in shopping centres, architects are primarily looking for high-quality materials that will be easy to maintain in heavily used washrooms.

 

Franke Kitchen Trend Project Joburg Edition

Friday, November 16, 2018

 

Article by Leading Architecture

Left: Kitchen design by Semble It

Breakfast around the World!

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wherever you are in the world, whether your breakfast is bacon and eggs, or a smoothie, we all need something to kick start our day!

Follow us as we take you on a little breakfast tour and learn what the most important meal of the day looks like from country to country…

 

 

Chocolate Cake with Chilli Pepper

Thursday, November 8, 2018

This luscious chocolate chilli cake will give you all that chocolatey goodness - with a kick!

Difficulty: experienced

Temperature: 180 degrees Celcius

Cooking time: 35 min

 

Ingredients

  • 50 gr Bitter cocoa
  • 180 gr Butter
  • 4 gr Chilli pepper
  • 300 gr Dark covering chocolate
  • 4 Eggs
  • 100 gr Icing sugar

 

Sintered Stone... an Architect’s Dream!

Monday, November 5, 2018

Sintering has been used for years to manufacture porcelain. The differences however of porcelain vs. sintered stone are found when comparing characteristics.

While traditional ceramics might have one characteristic in common with sintered stone, no single ceramic product possesses all of the characteristics, including stain, scratch, chemical, and heat resistance that sintered stone does. 

 

Can Stainless Steel Rust?

Monday, October 22, 2018

Stainless Steel is the most popular choice for sinks worldwide, one of the reasons being its ressitance to corrosion.

Yet the Warranty Centre at Franke South Africa does receive the occasional call that starts with “My sink is rusting!” So how is this possible?

 

World Food Day 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Today is World Food Day - the birthday of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

The global celebration honours the common goal: a world free from hunger and poverty.

 

Every day over 800 million people are chronically undernourished and struggle to get any food at all facing the threat of starvation. That’s more than the inhabitants of Indonesia, the USA and Pakistan put together.

Planning for Christmas in October!

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Its mid-October and that time of year when you can feel Christmas Season is around the corner!

Have you started your Christmas planning?

Yes, planning for Christmas!! This may sound crazy but with only three paydays to go until Christmas – it really isn’t a bad idea to start thinking about your Christmas plans. Making purposeful decisions ahead of time can help avoid the last minute stress of Christmas commitments, fighting the crowds in malls for what is left on the shelf and over-spending traps that can be impossible to resist but leave you struggling in January.

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