It’s a brand new week and Afternoon Express is here to set you on your way. Today in our loft, the delightful and stylish Toya Delazy joins us for a chat about her career. We speak with former Miss South Africa, Bokang Montjane, about becoming a mother and discover a trendy new workout for you and your child called Baby Pilates. Keeping in line with health, dietician, Kelly Schreuder talks to us about which carbs are the healthiest to eat and we examine the pros and cons of Botox with Dr Chamendran. In the kitchen we make a fresh pan-fried trout with tenderstem broccoli and chilli pasta.
Tuesday, 19 May 2015
Today on Afternoon Express we catch up with SAMA award-winning Xhosa singer, Simphiwe Dana, as well as South Africa’s “it girl”, Boity Thulo. Model and travel blogger, Emma Jane Menteath, shares her knowledge with some important travel tips for women. Designer, Katie Thompson, shows us her beautiful, functional re-purposed items and landscape artist, Cheral Kennedy, is here to teach us about mini herb gardens. In the kitchen it’s all about tomatoes as we make a caprese salad and an all-purpose tomato sauce.
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Love is in the air on Afternoon Express today as we chat with Bailey Schneider and DJ Sox about their engagement. We showcase some of the latest wedding table décor trends, model and actor Maps Maponyane (image attached) gives us some style tips and our resident vet, Daniel, is here to show us how to properly groom our dogs. We have an exclusive performance by SAMA award-winning pop group, Beatenberg, and in the kitchen we make a fish crudo with glazed figs and pancetta crumbs.
Thursday, 21 May 2015
It’s a quarter to Friday and today on Afternoon Express, chef and food stylist, Claire Winstanley, makes a mouth-watering Italian apple crostata. Actress and TV presenter, Pearl Thusi (image attached) joins us to talk about motherhood, we have a chat with rock legend, Francois van Coke, about his solo career and dance Choreographer, Sophia Piedt shows us how to properly dance in heels. To finish off, we’re joined by Bonang’s make-up artist, Mtatho, who teaches us how to recreate her look, and designer, Gert-Johan Coetzee, shows us his latest collection.
Friday, 22 May 2015
It’s all about Africa today on Afternoon Express. We’re join by three creatives from Soweto who have journeyed across Africa to capture the life and soul of our continent’s beautiful people in a way that has never been done before. It’s traditional in the kitchen with Classic Italian Meat Dishes by Charlie Mtshali; Fusion Band, CODA Africa, talk to us about pregnancy and solo careers. South African acting legend, Deon Lotz, chats to Bonnie about his latest film, French toast and our resident mixologist, Werner, shows us a mouth-watering Mexican chocolate Mocktini.
Afternoon Express airs on weekdays at 16:00 only on SABC3