My Gran’s All Bran Muffins

Happy February, with a new month, come endless possibilities and new opportunities to improve, to change and to better ourselves to the best version of ourselves. Growing up, when we would walk into my grandmother’s kitchen, you would smell this muffins a mile away. I loved these muffins, always look forward to eating them. My…

Crunchies by my Mother in-law

Crunchies is a well known and well loved South African treat. Me and my husband just love these! They are so full of flavour and also healthy! They get their name from the crunchy, chewy bites that they are. Here is the recipe: Ingredients: 4 Cups of Flour 2 Cups of Coconut 4 Cups of…

Christmas Cookies

It’s tradition to bake christmas cookies, this time of the year, each year I try something different. Last time I used melted chocolate to coat the cookies, this time I used royal icing and it worked perfectly! Ingredients: 125g Butter 1 Cup of Sugar 4 Cups of Flour 2 Tablespoons of Baking Powder 2 Eggs…

Buttermilk Rusks

Buttermilk Rusks are crunchy and will trigger your taste buds. It’s a delicious morning quick breakfasf before you leave for work. It’s one of my favourite things to snack on and it’s also good for babies when they are teething. It is loved by lots of South Africans as well as their friends and family…

Rich Chocolate Cupcakes

I baked this cupcakes today using a cake mix from a box. Edmonds which is widely known here. It’s actually just made to be used as a cake but I decided why not twist it up and make delicious cupcakes. It came with some icing where I just had to follow the instructions to make…

Pink Velvet Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream

Take 150g unsalted butter at room temperature and add 250ml of sugar. Mix in the electric standing mixer till it forms a creamy texture. Add three eggs, one egg at a time and the texture is curled don’t worry it’s normal. Add 5ml vanilla essence and mix till just mixed. Sift together 2 and a…

Fudge Brownies Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients 8oz dark chocolate – 230g 3/4 cup butter melted 1 and 1/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 2tsp vanilla 4oz dark melted chocolate – 115g 3/4 cup flour 1/4 cup cocoa 1tsp salt 4oz chocolate chunks – 115g Method Mix the melted butter and sugar. Add in the eggs and mix well. Add 4oz(115g) melted…