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Toffee pudding
Recipes, Sweet treats

Toffee pudding

Hands up this toffee pudding is the first type of pudding that I have made. I had my doubts when it was in its mould in the oven but as soon as I turned it out, it looked yummy.  This toffee pudding is amazing served hot drizzled with hot toffee […]

Choc chilli beans
Main Meals, Recipes

Choc chilli beans

Chilli con carne is alway perfect on a cold evening but even better with some chocolate in it. I’m just discovering using chocolate in savory dishes and so far I am really impressed with the results. Its add such a depth to the dishes without being too sweet plus who […]

Cinnamon Popcorn
Recipes, Sweet treats

Cinnamon Popcorn

Who doesn’t like popcorn with a good movie at the weekends! This cinnamon popcorn is something different from the usual candy or salted popcorn. I always find the salty popcorn too salty and the candy popcorn too sweet so I’m glad to say this one is just right. It is […]

Lasange
Main Meals, Recipes

Mushroom and spinach lasange

This Mushroom and spinach lasange is the ideal comfort food after a hard days work. I have eliminated the traditional tomato sauce and just worked the cheese sauce throughout to create a creamier dish. Some recipes recommend partially boiling the lasange sheets before placing in the lasange but I prefer […]

Cornbread
Breads, Recipes

Cornbread

This cornbread is quick and easy to make and like most homemade breads it is delicious. I used the coarse Maize meal for a bit of texture but alternatively the smooth variety can be used. The Maize meal can be purchased in all health food shops. The colour is always […]

Egg n potato skins
Light Meals, Recipes

Egg n potato skins

These egg n potato skins are so easy to make and don’t require many ingredients. If in a rush just use pesto straight from the jar. I have tried numerous times just cracking the egg straight into the potato skin but believe me it always gets messy. The simplest method […]

Veggie fry up
Light Meals, Recipes

Veggie fry up

Last Sunday after a long morning walk I really felt like having a hearty Brunch.This Veggie fry up was the result after ransacking the fridge clear of its contents. During the cooking of the fried potatoes, I was able to cook all the rest of the brunch and store it […]