Chocolate Crunchies

Wishing you and your loved ones every blessing in 2016. Happy New Year! Would you believe that this post was actually scheduled to go live on 28 December? I have no idea why it didn’t and, by the time it was supposed to, my ISP […]

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Chocolate Mint Ice Cream Cake

Custard, for me, will always be one of those comfort foods that make me remember my childhood. I haven’t even considered it as one of the first things I cooked until now because, until I started writing about it, I’d forgotten how (in order for […]

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Easy Chocolate Mousse

In case you haven’t noticed, I enjoy chocolate from time to time. By “time to time” I mean “daily” and I am downplaying the “enjoy” part a bit. Ever since I went to the Lindt Sale at Cape Quarter, I’ve been sitting with just over […]

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Easy Chocolate Torte

I could start this post off with, “I was thinking about chocolate the other day” but that would incorrectly imply that at some point I stop thinking about chocolate. After I took the day off work to spend over an hour waiting for the doors […]

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Homemade Marshmallow Easter Eggs

Can you believe Easter is around the corner? Where on earth is 2015 racing off to? It feels like a million years ago since I made my own Creme Eggs  and yet it was only 2 years back! Since I’ve tackled most sweet treats it seems […]

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Double Chocolate Cheesecake

If you were a chef surrounded by food all day, what would you eat? Well, if the first episode of Neill Anthony: Private Chef that premieres on SABC3 at 4:30pm this Sunday, 15 March is anything to go by, it’s something, quick, hearty and fast. I’d […]

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Oat and Chocolate Cookie Bars

Chocolate is the answer…it doesn’t matter what the question is. I’m thinking about making that my motto because chocolate is definitely what I turn to when I’m stressed or need to forget about my worries for a while. Yes, I know chocolate isn’t good for […]

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Guilty Pleasures

Guilty Pleasures CHOCOLATE…Lindt, Tomes or Godiva. Reading young adult fiction and munching on a can of sour cream and chive Pringles. Drooling over sky high heels that I could NEVER walk in. So many pretty but impractical shoes. Sparkly things like Indian inspired earrings and […]

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Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Fingers

I think I’m addicted to baking. After a busy weekend I found myself feeling quite shaky and irritable on Sunday morning and once I made these…and brownies, I felt much better. These cookies aren’t overly sweet so dusting them with castor sugar immediately after they have […]

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