Pasta al Pomodoro

I love such simple dishes, easy and delicious! All thanks to some awesome people in my life who got me some Pomodoro sauce. Finished it off with feta instead of the traditional Parmesan cheese, because I’m adventures like that:)  Ingredients 6 Tagliatelle rolls 150 g Pomodoro sauce Olive oil 1/2 Onion, chopped 1 Garlic clove …

Chakalaka

What’s a good meal without a proudly South African vegetable relish? For as long as I can remember we would have chakalaka at every braai. My mom is the master of this relish in our family but as I grew older I took over from her and maybe tweaked it abit but it still tastes…

Green smoothie

I’ve been going a little crazy over smoothies ever since I got my own blender. Besides the joy of getting in all my favorite foods in one drink, I think it is an incredible way to get your necessary vitamins and minerals all in one go! This green smoothie is one of my favorites and…

Avocado sauce

Decided to take my love for avo to another level. Tried out this green sauce, with just a few ingredients it’s pretty amazing. You can use it as a dip, pasta sauce or even on a sandwich. Ingredients  1 Avocado 1 Cup Parsley 2 Tsp Garlic, minced 1 Tsp Chilli 1 Tsp Cumin Juice of…

Chocolate Oat Crumpets

Chocolate oat crumpets make a great breakfast, lunch snack or dessert when served with ice cream. They can be a great substitute for a gluten free meal if you exclude the self raising flour and double the amount of oats:) Easy and quick to make. Ingredients 125 ml/ 1/2 Cup Oats 125 ml/ 1/2 Cup…

Lentil Chilli 

Hello good people it’s been a while. Life happens when life happens but that’s the joy of it right? I’ve actually been cooking non stop but never could catch a moment to capture everything:’). I’ll be sharing more of quick meals. So I made this Lentil chilli with chickpeas the other night, I’ve become such…

Beef stew and dumplings

My dads favourite meal. I really enjoy this hearty home cooked meal especially in winter, i’m sure you will too 🙂 Ingredients Stew 800 g Beef, cubed 1 Onion, chopped 1/2 Yellow pepper, chopped 5 ml/ 1 tsp Garlic, minced 5 ml/ 1 tsp Paprika 10 ml / 2 tsp Curry powder 10 ml/ 2…

Chickpea curry

If you love hot food and curries then you will definitely enjoy this. For a meatless meal it really went down well, it had the right amount of heat. You can serve it with some white rice or tortilla cups, as a snack or starters. Enjoy!  Ingredients  Vegetable oil  1 onion, chopped 1/4 yellow pepper, chopped 1…

Breakfast flatbread

Hi there fellow blog mates. Life has been happening hey for those trying to find a balance in life I’m sure you understand:). Anyway I got some time to make breakfast the other day, I actually woke up craving pizza which lead me to make something a little more healthier but still along those lines….

Vanilla cake

Someone shared this recipe with me and I knew I could not keep it to myself, I had to share it as well. I actually could not believe how easy it was for me to make this cake no tricky mixing methods and it uses simple ingredients I always have in the kitchen. This is…

Avo pizza

This past Sunday was one of those Sundays where Sunday kos (food) just wouldn’t do. I let my cravings guide me okay haha so pizza it was. Plus I’ve been day dreaming of using avo on a pizza. So this is just a simple thin pizza base, with some peppers, mozzarella cheese topped with avocado…

Malva pudding

So I decided to share my hearts favourite, Malva pudding. This pudding was one of the first desserts I learnt to make back in high school. There was even a point where I made malva squares to sell for extra pocket-money . So I’ve basically mastered this recipe and over the years, I’ve changed it just…