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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Carrot Cake with Lemon Buttercream

This is my favourite Carrot Cake recipe because it is flop proof and super easy. I adapted it from my friend Jess’ recipe that she turned into cupcakes over here. Carrot Cake with Lemon Buttercream 3 large eggs 375ml brown sugar 250ml oil 625ml flour […]

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Today’s Puff Pastry Challenge

When Today sends you a box of “mystery ingredients” and challenges you to make something outside of the norm, you go out of your way to avoid the clichéd quiche, pies, puff pastry pizzas and tarts. After all, everyone knows how to use puff pastry as […]

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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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Gooi and Enjoy with Paperkutz

A few weeks ago I was contacted to find out if I’d be interested in receiving a #GooiAndEnjoy kit to try out and review and I said yes. The kit arrived with a personalized wooden spoon, a lazer engraved spoon rest with an owl (my […]

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