Gone Too Soon

I got a call from my mom a few days ago, that shocked me, that aunty Angela have passed away. A week before that, my mom was with her, going out to Restaurants and spending time together. She was like a second grandmother to me, the fact that she passed away so suddenly, made me…

Rocky Road

Rocky road is an Australian treat, dessert and can also be mixed with ice cream. It’s very sweet, but so delicious, you can pretty much add anything to it, any lollies, anything your heart desires. From our kitchen to yours, happy baking! Ingredients:1.2kg Chocolate100g Mini Mallows100g Dried Strawberries1/2 Dessicated Coconut1/2 Peanuts1/2 Smarties or M&M’s Method:Line…

Butter Chicken Curry with Coconut Cream

Butter chicken is one of my favourite dishes in New Zealand. It was one of the first dishes we ate when we landed on New Zealand shores. I came across this recipe today, and made it for dinner. It was yum! Definitely making it more often from now on, now that I know how to…

Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti bolognese is one of my favourite dishes! My mom would made it lots and the magic ingredient is the chutney which give the tomato flavour just an extra kick. With this easy recipe, you can make it in under an hour and also don’t have to think too hard of what to make for…

The Suprise That No One Saw Coming

My heart are so full of joy right now! I managed to pull a suprise off for my sisters birthday, and one of her best friends helping me with the planning it to getting everything ready for her. I am so grateful for technology, for services also now available in Rustenburg, click and collect at…

Anzac Biscuits

Anzac biscuits goes back from World War 1 in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corbs. It is crunchy, and tastes very similar to crunchies in South-Africa. I tweaked the recipe a little. The recipe is from Pams. They used caster sugar, I used soft brown sugar. In the recipe they use 2 cups rolled…

Gingerbread Biscuits

If you haven’t seen me posting in a while, sorry about that. It’s crazy busy on my side like always and we had a sick baby, luckily she is all better now. If I don’t post as much some weeks and more than others it means I am more busy than usual and raising kids…

Don’t Forget The Men

They are the breadwinners in most households, the pillars and anchor in the family unit. They are the providers and teachers. In this fast pace world of today, we sometimes forget them too. Mental illness among men in our society is climbing, the covid19 crisis have just highlight it more. Mental illness in society shouldn’t…

Coconut Cream Chocolate Mousse

A different alternative to the foodies who are not so fond of cream. It is delicious and tasty and I like it too. From our kitchen to yours, happy baking! Ingredients:100g 70% Dark Chocolate3 Eggs Seperated ( must be room temperature) 400ml Coconut Cream60ml Caster Sugar Method:In a microwave safe bowl add in 100g 70%…

Chicken Al La King by my Mother in-law

My mother in-law makes the best chicken al la king ever. I made chicken al la king like my mother in-law makes it only from memory. Trying to replicate the flavours and what she puts into her chicken al la king. I got it right. It’s delicious and tastes just right. A quick, easy dinner…