Crunchy Homemade Granola

Granola served in a red Le Creuset bowl with Strawberry Yogurt

I love yogurt for breakfast in the mornings, but by its self it can be bland at times. So I love to add fruit and granola to make it a little more interesting. Store bought Granola is not really exciting , so after some research and some experimentation I developed my own granola recipe. I […]

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Low Carb Dessert Cake

Low Card Dessert Cake

A great recipe for an easy low carb dessert cake. this cake is great served with cream and fruit. Low carb cake with berries and cream Print Recipe Low carb cake with berries and cream Print Recipe Ingredients 1/2 cup coconut flour 1/2 cup almond flour 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup softened butter 1/2 […]

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Fluffy Japanese Pancakes

Japanese Pancakes

This recipe for Japanese Pancakes is a little tricky, these are hard to make as you need pretty high ring molds and some time to let them cook and some practice to get them right. It is really hard to determine how long to cook these for. My first few were raw in the middle, […]

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Homemade Spicy Chips

Home made oven Chips

I made some Homemade Chips Last night. They are so simple and delicious! I am a lazy cook, so making fries is normally hard work with all the frying… That is why I love these easy oven chips. So simple and quick and even works for sweet potatoes. When I was in school, my grandmother […]

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Low Carb Cauliflower Pops

Cauliflower pops

About a year a go I feel in love with cauliflower. You can make cauliflower rice, cauliflower mash and even pizza bases. Since I am always trying to eat more veggies, it became a staple in our house.  Last week we decided to try something new- Cauliflower pops. I found a few recipes online and […]

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5 Minute Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake

I love Chocolate Cake, but I am not always in the mood to bake a whole cake just to have the one piece that I want. I don’t want to waste the cake, so I either end up eating most of it in one day (eek!) or giving it away to friends and family (I’m […]

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Chocolate Stout Cake

chocolate stout cake

We have seen loads of recipes for Chocolate Stout Cake on the Internet and we have tried many too. So to Celebrate International Chocolate Cake day, we thought we would share our Stout Cake Recipe with you. We Found the base of this recipe a few months ago and since then have tweaked it to […]

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My Grandmother’s Banana Bread

Banana Bread

Banana bread has always been one of my favourites. It brings back memories of helping my gran bake. For a long time, I thought I could use any banana bread recipe and get a similar result to that of my grans. I was wrong…. very very very wrong. I tried recipes from the internet, famous […]

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Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash main image

For months now I have heard of this thing called a Spaghetti squash. But unfortunately we could not get them in South Africa until recently. We bought ours from WoolWorths. So I bought one and it sat in my fridge the whole week while I tried to figure out how to cook it and what […]

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My Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup 1

This last week, everyone in my office was getting sick. Then my friends and Boyfriend got sick. It was only a matter of time before the flu got me too. Slowly I started to get the symptoms, a runny nose and a sore throat. Other than lying in bed with a good book and a cup […]

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