I haven’t baked anything new in ages. Life is a lot calmer now so I am trying to get back in the kitchen and bake more and cook us new dinners. Even I am getting…

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Chicken Mug Pie

Chicken Mug Pie

Remember back in the day when all microwaves did was defrost and make stuff hard in the middle? Now they can pretty much prepare a gourmet meal for you with the touch of a button.…

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Pineapple Upside-Down Tart

Pineapple Upside-Down Tart

How do you feel about pineapple? I love pineapple. I can easily eat an entire one all by myself! While I am not a huge fan of it on pizza, it makes yummy puddings, like…

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Waffles, waffles and more waffles!

Waffles, waffles and more waffles!

David bought me a waffle maker a while ago. It is one of those things you don’t know you need until you need them! We all love waffles in our house. There are few things…

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Honey, Rooibos & Cardamom Milktart

Honey, Rooibos & Cardamom Milktart

I missed Milk Tart day but it is never too late to share a good recipe right? This is a delicious recipe that is ideal to bake if you are expecting company for tea and…

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Milk Tart and Samoosa

Milk Tart and Samoosa

Next week Tuesday is National Milk Tart Day. Is there a South African alive who does not love milk tart? Seriously it is one of those desserts that you just can’t help not love, right?…

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Recipes that use minimal water

Recipes that use minimal water

Cape Town are fast approaching day zero. My understanding is that Day Zero means no more water coming out of the taps! It is a pretty dire state of affairs but David read a state…

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Custard Cookies

Custard Cookies

Who remembers these from your childhood? My mom used to make them, you still get them in home industries stuck together with icing. I made them the week school started and we have had made…

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Bread and Courgette Fritters

Bread and Courgette Fritters

Who else is always looking for quick, no cook stuff to make on the weekends? I hate cooking over the weekends and try to make one big meal in the hopes that it will full…

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Let’s celebrate oatmeal

Let’s celebrate oatmeal

Did you know that January is Oatmeal month. Well now you know! It is a little bit of useless information but I thought we would celebrate the pale, mousy brown little oat anyway. My kids…

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