Coke shrinks its 500ml bottles, charges the same

There are few positive constants in this world; few things that keep me safe. I know that I can always phone my mom, I can always count on my fiance, and I can always buy Coke. But what happens when one of these things betrays you? When one of those …

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Checkers stores are now selling Pop Tarts! [Update]

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Recently, I headed to my local Checkers store to pick up supper and was surprised to find something interesting. Just sitting behind each of the ten-items-or-less tellers were several blue boxes of Pop Tarts. What a rare and astonishing find. What a rare and astonishing find. Of course, I had …

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Fillet-O-Fish from McDonald’s [Review]

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The Fillet-O-Fish from McDonald’s is somewhat of an anomaly. Not only is it the only fish-based item on the menu but the staff doesn’t always know it exists. In fact, when ordering the item for review, the workers behind the counter gave me quite a few puzzled looks. I mentioned …

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Price alert: 2 x large pizzas from Roman’s for R124.90

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If you’re looking for an easy lunch of supper option, Roman’s Pizza has you covered. The pizza franchise is running a special at R124.90 for any two large pizzas. The special will run until 30 August and is only valid from Sunday to Wednesday weekly. Those are the only real …

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Best, easy winter foods to keep your family healthy

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The winter months often conjure up images of warm soups and hearty casseroles. Though it may be the perfect time to eat these meals, they can serve another purpose as well. No matter where you are in South Africa, by now you’ll have noticed the chilly mornings and freezing evenings. …

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Gluten-free doesn’t mean healthy

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Shopping for bread at the health shop is always fun. They used to be confused when I made a beeline for the bread freezer rather than stopping to chat about goji berries and the benefits of juicing. Now either I’ve become much quicker (in and out before they’ve blinked) or …

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3 tricks to creating convenient winter meals

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The cold winter months often make us crave a hearty meal. Or junk food. But definitely something warm, filling, and delicious. Food helps us to keep warm, fuels our metabolism and is a great reason to come together as a family or a group of friends. If you are cooking …

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KFC, UberEATS deal expands to Cape Town [update]

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Update 26 June: UberEATS is now available in Stellenbosch as well. Customers in the area can use STELLIES to get R75 off their first three order. Original article: Earlier this month, Uber announced its UberEATS and KFC partnership for Johannesburg. Now, the deal has expanded to select branches in Cape Town. …

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KFC Jo’burg customers can order from UberEATS

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Uber today announced that its food delivery service, UberEATS, has partnered with fast-food franchise Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). Johannesburg users will be able to order the menu items through the UberEATS app from 7 June. At launch, only select branches in Fourways, Randburg, Sandton, and Bryanston will be available, with …

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Romans Pizza offering gluten-free bases

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In July 2016, Romans Pizza sent out a tweet asking if it should stock gluten-free pizza bases. The franchise has been relatively quiet on the subject, but it seems those bases are now available. While this new offering is news to us at Next Window Plz, it was first advertised …

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