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It’s been a dream of mine since I fell in love with cooking and baking 12 years ago in my consumer studies class. If people ask you what’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Kristie, they will tell you food and some more food and her love for baking. When…

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…

Roasted Whole Chicken

There is nothing as delicious as whole roasted chicken. You can just pop the chicken in a roasting pan, take some lemons and grate some lemons for lemon rind. Sprinkle over the chicken, with herbs and spices and olive oil. Cut up few potatoes about five or six and pop them in the micorwave uncovered…

Sunday Breakfast

Nothing good as waking up to a good old Sunday Breakfast! It’s tradition in our house and no weekend is complete without it! My husband always makes Sunday morning breakfast and I help! This morning we had bacon, eggs, toast, mushrooms, kiwi fruit and guava juice! Do you make Sunday breakfast? What do you love…

The Power of Prayer

Where prayers are there is miracles. When we ask for something and we don’t receive it right away, we must remember that it is not our timing but God’s timing. I have seen with my own life how prayers get answered and have experienced it in my own life! You must have faith like a…

Old Life Hacks from our grannies

These life hacks are truly remarkable, they have been known for centuries and passed on from generation to generation. When you have flu, this home remedy works like a bomb! It’s called the hot toddy! You just add half a cup boiling water, 1tsp lemon juice, 1 Tbs Honey, pinch of ginger and 10ml Brandy,…

Homemade Ice Tea

When me and my husband started dating way back, his mother taught me alot of things, one of them how to make homemade ice tea or ice fruit tea. No artificial colours or flavours! Pure tea with added sugar and the juice of your choice! It’s so simple and easy to make! I hope she…

Homemade Beef Burger Patty’s

My husband makes the best beef burger patty’s! This is my husbands recipe! Ingredients 1kg Beef Mince 3 Eggs 1 Cup of Oats 1 Onion Finely Chopped Worcester Sauce Salt and Pepper to taste Barbeque Spices Chutney Sauce Method In a big owl add the beef mince and all other ingredients. Mix well and make…

Coconut Cake by Ina Garten

This coconut cake video popped up in my news feed on Facebook. I was looking for a different cake to make for Christmas and this was perfect! This cake is so moist, melt in the mouth, yummy! Not too much coconut just perfect! Coconut Cake by Ina Garten Ingredients for the cake: 3/4 pound (3…

Festive Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Where everyone put up christmas trees and have presents under the tree. But what is the festive season really about? It is about family spending time together and enjoying a meal together. It’s about looking back at the year that has passed and counting our blessings. It’s…