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High Protein Egg Muffins

High Protein Egg Muffins

This is something you have got to try. I have been looking for some healthy  and delicious ways to incorporate snacks into my family’s diet and have given this recipe a try.

These muffins are high in protein and under … Read more

Spicy Pumpkin Soup with roasted pumpkin seeds and garlic croutons

Spicy Pumpkin Soup with roasted pumpkin seeds and garlic croutons

Spicy pumpkin Soup with Roasted Pumpkin Seeds and Garlic Croutons makes a warming lunch or appetizer on a cold and chilly day. Pumpkin is so full of delicious sweet flavour, that I minimise ingredients added to it. That is why … Read more

Quick and Easy Hummus recipe without tahini

Quick and Easy Hummus recipe without tahini

This Quick and Easy Hummus recipe without tahini  takes just 10 minutes to prepare. Simple, healthy and high in protein, hummus is an amazing spread for breads and crackers and makes a delicious dip for chips.

This recipe is free … Read more

No Bake Chocolate Mousse Cups

No Bake Chocolate Mousse Cups

How cute are these No Bake Chocolate Mousse Cups? And so simple to prepare. It makes a great quick to prepare dessert, party treat or even a cute little gift.

This is my  lazy day ‘go-to’ dessert because it is … Read more

Spicy and Creamy Baked Potatoes

Spicy and Creamy Baked Potatoes

Folded in a mixture of cream, butter and herbs, makes this Spicy and creamy baked potatoes a truly delectable dish.  It is a really rich to eat on its own, so try to prepare it as a side dish. I … Read more

Soft Garlic Butter Naan Bread

Soft Garlic Butter Naan Bread

You are going to absolutely love this recipe for  Soft Garlic Naan Bread… it is simple and quick to prepare, yeast free and pillowy soft.

Naan bread is a flatbread originating in India. Can you believe that the history of … Read more

Easy mini Jam Tarts

Easy mini Jam Tarts

Easy mini jam tarts are just that, easy and quick. 20 minutes from start to finish, these bite sized treats are incredibly delicious.

This is actually  the same pastry recipe as the one I used in the Egg free Apple Read more

Chocolate Coconut Slices

Chocolate Coconut Slices

This Chocolate coconut slices  recipe is for all you chocolate addicts ( including me) out there. It is a thick layer of chocolate biscuit, topped with a spreadable like chocolate  cocoa icing. How divinely delicious does that sound ?

If … Read more

Healthy Wholewheat Muffins

Healthy Wholewheat Muffins

Whenever I think of a quick breakfast, I think healthy whole wheat  muffins …. and coffee, don’t ever forget the coffee😉. Never go without breakfast( because our moms said so), with these muffins. With this recipe , you can keep … Read more

Egg Free Apple Pie

Egg Free Apple Pie

This egg free apple pie is quite a favourite in my home. After you try my simple recipe, you will understand why. I have been using the same recipe for over 10 years. It has always made a great impression … Read more

Corn and Potato Chowder with garlic and herb croutons

Corn and Potato Chowder with garlic and herb croutons

It’s the middle of summer here in South Africa, and here I am cooking and posting about  hearty warm chowder.😏 Its crazy, but actually to my defense there was  some rain this morning and  it was a bit overcast, and … Read more

Focaccia

Focaccia

Focaccia ,an Italian flat bread is made from olive oil and a salt dough base. It is a bread which is baked with or without topping.

If you have never baked bread before or the thought of baking bread seems … Read more

Propagating Strawberries

Propagating Strawberries

Wouldn’t it be great  propagating your own strawberries? Here I show you just how easy it really is.

Strawberries make a great addition to your garden.From its beautiful fan-shaped leaves and stunning pink or white flowers to its aromatic and Read more

Fruit Mince Pies

Fruit Mince Pies

 Christmas brings around the delicious aroma of fruit mince pies. My son, though is  a huge fan of fruit mince pies and this makes it traditional in our home almost year round.   I bake these delightful little pies at  least … Read more

Buttermilk Chocolate Sheet Cake

Buttermilk Chocolate Sheet Cake

 

 I have baked many types of chocolate cake, but no chocolate cake recipe can touch the absolute delight and rich flavour of the buttermilk chocolate sheet cake. Sheet cakes turns out perfect every time. They are never dry, always perfectly Read more

Lemon Cupcakes

Lemon Cupcakes

 

 

Lemon cupcakes, perfect for a tea time treat ! Lemons are one of my favourite fruit to bake with.  It is amazing at how much zest, tang and overall deliciousness these delightful fruit add to baking and cooking. They take … Read more

Creamy Spinach and Mushroom Lasagne

Creamy Spinach and Mushroom Lasagne

Creamy spinach and mushroom lasagne,  the ultimate comfort food. It is such a wonderful dish which can easily be an elegant main meal or a simple picnic lunch.

An extremely versatile dish , where you can add ingredients to your Read more

Propagating Sweet Basil

Propagating Sweet Basil

Propagating sweet basil is a simple and easy process. I LOVE LOVE LOVE the taste and aroma of sweet basil. It really adds flavour to grilled cheese sandwiches,pizzas and pasta. I am so crazy about it that my husband jokingly … Read more

Spinach and Feta Quiche

Spinach and Feta Quiche

The perfect combination of spinach and feta  in a light crispy crust makes this quiche an excellent picnic lunch as it can be prepared the day before and served either warmed ar cold. I love making the mini quiche during … Read more