War Memorial Museum

The War Memorial Museum is situated in Auckland City at the Auckland Domain Park. The museum have three floors and free entry to Residents. There are also some coffee shops inside that serves from muffins to cakes to bars and hot beverages. There are bathrooms situated after you enter. We managed to do two floors…

Hot Water Beach

Hot water beach is situated 136 kilometers from Pukekohe driving by car. And 173 kilometers from Auckland driving by car. It is 51 kilometers from Coromandel Town. Driving to Coromandel Town the road is very curvy making sharp turns going up the mountain and driving the pass which states the limit of driving 100km/hour. It’s…

Rainbow Cake with White Royal Icing

Ingredients for the cake: 1Kg Vanilla Cake Mix 9 Eggs 100ml Oil 450ml Water 5ml Vanilla Essence 6 Different Colours of Gel food colouring: Violet/Purple Blue Yellow Orange Red Leavy Green Ingredients for the Royal White Icing: 6 Egg Whites 750g White Icing 2 Teaspoons Glycerine Method: To start of mix in the eggs and…

Chicken Wrap Dinner

Me and my husband love making wraps with a meat as base and using fresh ingredients and adding any sauce you want like mayonnaise and sweet chilli sauce. This was our Sunday dinner and it took us 15-20 minutes to fry the chicken in the pan with some salt and pepper in olive oil and…

Rump Steak Skewers

Me and my husband love making skewers! We used a smoke bbq marinate to just coat the rump steak blocks. And fry them on the gas bbq. It’s quite simple, simply cut up between 500-800g rump steak into chunky blocks. Cut up one yellow capsicum and one onion as well as a few mushrooms. Take…

THE PERFECT CHEESECAKE

As a self taught homecook and baker, I have practiced and perfected my recipes. I must say from all of them, this one is by far the WINNER!!! The crust is perfect. I made my cheesecake in a foil tart pan and when I took it out of the fridge, I could just remove it…

Corn Pops

I love corn since I was small! So I decided to make this corn pops and they are delicious, good and easy! Take 1 can of creamed sweet corn and add 1 cup of flour, 1 egg, 5ml sugar, 5ml baking powder and a pinch of salt and mix it all together in a mixing…

Four Seasons Bacon Pizza

Me and my husband love making pizza! It’s a family tradition that his father and mother taught him! My husband taught me and we love homemade pizza. This is simply delicious, easy, fresh and healthy! Pizza Topping: 1 Bag of Bacon sliced into pieces 1 red capsicum chopped 1 yellow capsicum chopped 1 onion chopped…

Pukekohe Overload

This past weekend me and my husband and our daughter, attended the Pukekohe Show! Wow what an experience! We had so much fun! We saw everything you can see on a farm, from cows to alpacas to the biggest pumpkin weighing a whopping 74kg! There was so much sweets and delights and the people is…