Snowplanet

We visited Snowplanet today. It is located in Silverdale, Auckland. It was packed full of kids and families having a fun time. I must say snow is not my thing, but it was lovely to take our kids there even though they are too small still. You can rent boots, jackets and mittens at Snowplanet….

Mini Milk Tarts

If you don’t want to make a big milk tart and just the right size for serving then you are at the right place! Dessert servings, for that little bit extra when you want something sweet after dinner. From our kitchen to yours, happy baking. For the Crust:500ml Flour125ml Butter (at room temperature)125ml Sugar1 Egg2…

Vetkoek & Curry Mince

Me and my husband love vetkoek and mince. We grew up eating it and every second shop selling it. With this easy recipe, you can make it and enjoy it too. If you want to know where to find the best vetkoek dough, I suggest Mama Africa in Pukekohe. You can get it if you…

Curry Mince & Rice

Being from South-Africa, curry and rice is at every bazaar and event. When winter comes, people are selling this well loved dish at the shops too. My mom also makes the best curry and rice. This is for the rainy and cold winter days. From our kitchen to yours, happy cooking. Ingredients:800g Tin Tomatoes500g Beef…

Baileys Cheesecake with Rasberry Coulis Topping

I made this baileys cheesecake, it is a little bit strong with the alcohol, but you can add any amount to your preferences. The longer the cheesecake set in the fridge, the better it tastes. From our kitchen to yours, happy baking! For the Crust:500ml Flour125ml Butter (at room temperature)125ml Sugar1 Egg2 Teaspoons Baking PowderPinch…

Hair Makeover by Babble on Hair

It is hard to find a good hairdresser, it is even more harder to find a good hairdresser in a new country. They are affordable and really take care of your hair and you. They are down to earth and have a passion for what they do. For my whole hair, to cut and colour…

Banana Muffins

I love bananas and I love muffins too. This is a very simple and easy recipe. From our kitchen to yours, happy baking. Mix in 1 bowl:1 Egg200ml Sugar4 Bananas Smashed Sift in another bowl:1 and 1/2 Cup of FlourPinch of Salt5ml Baking Powder5ml Baking Soda Melt 60g margarine and add to the egg mixture.Mix…

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…