Foodie Friday: Landi from The Tocka Blog’s Ricotta, Blueberry & Polenta Cake

In the bustling world of food enthusiasts, Landi Govender, the creative force behind The Tocka Blog, has emerged as a passionate advocate for culinary exploration.  Born in Durban and currently residing in Johannesburg with her family, Landi’s journey from a career in graphic design to becoming a celebrated foodie expert, blogger, and photographer is as vibrant as the flavours she brings to life in her kitchen. Landi’s love affair with cooking and baking can be traced back to her childhood, where her dearest grandmother played a pivotal role. The vivid memories of watching her grandmother skillfully bake and decorate the iconic vanilla hot sponge cake and roll out perfect rotis ignited a passion that would later define her career. A leap of faith into the food industry In 2018, facing a career crossroads, Landi turned to her love for food as a creative outlet. The Tocka Blog was born, initially serving as a platform to share the daily meals she prepared for her family. Over time, it evolved into a hub for food photography and videography, attracting collaborations with renowned brands and publications. Landi’s journey in the food industry has been marked by numerous highlights, including features in magazines, online … Continue reading Foodie Friday: Landi from The Tocka Blog’s Ricotta, Blueberry & Polenta Cake