The Best Little Chocolate Cake

Chocolate cake

This is our favourite Chocolate cake recipe. My Mom cut it out of an old news paper and it was passed down to me and sister. My daughter even knows the recipe off the top of her head. A very simple yet delicious cake .  Ingredients: 250ml Cake Flour 250ml Castor Sugar 2 Heaped Tablespoons […]

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Scones, a Breakfast Favourite


Weekends are the time for awesome breakfasts. One of our favourites is scones. We have so many different variations, but this one happened last weekend when we ran out of milk. This is definitely one of our new favourite recipes Ingredients: 100ml Cream 100ml Yougurt 2 Tbsp Milk 1 Egg 2 Tbsp Castor Sugar 2 […]

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gnocci {eatalian}

I always thought it was tough to make gnocchi but then we actually tried it. It takes time but that is the worst of it.  Ingredients 3 Large potatoes ( I used Sweet potatoes) 1 cup all purpose flour + extra 1/2 cup almond flour 1 Whole egg Freshly grated Parmesan cheese An Italian tomato sauce  […]

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Let’s Bake Carrot Cake

carrot cake

Around this time of the year, you always find hot cross buns and carrot cake in stores and at your friends tea parties. One of our favourites to bake and eat is Carrot Cake.  We have tried many recipes over the years, but we always come back to this one. Ingredients: 3 eggs 375ml sugar […]

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Chocolate Guinness Cake {Cook Along}

Chocolate Guinness Cake

It’s St Patrick’s Day. So to celebrate, we made a Guinness Cake. Not just any Guinness cake, but Nigella Lawson’s Guinness Cake.  This is currently the Cook along cake on her website. The Cook Along is a fun competition where you cook a Nigella recipe, upload a picture on her website and then stand a […]

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Vanilla Cupcakes

Halloween is a the time of year for sweets and sweet things. So for next Halloween (or any other time) try these simple vanilla cupcakes.     Ingredients: 200 g unsalted butter 1¾ cups icing sugar 1 tsp vanilla paste 4 eggs 2⅔ cups flour 2 tsp Baking Powder 1 Cup Milk   Method: Preheat […]

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Asian Summer Springrolls

After a gym work out, the last thing you want to do is cook for hours and eat a heavy meal. This is a quick meal to make and if you have some helpers to chop the veg, it goes quickly. These Asian Summer Springrolls are also super healthy! As you can see from our pics, […]

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Chicken and Mushroom Pockets

I struggle with things to take to work for lunch. I need something that doesn’t involve knives and forks and is quick and easy to eat. My mom found a recipe a few years ago and over time we have tweaked it to become our own.These are Chicken and Mushroom Pockets. These delicious little pockets are […]

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Ginger Icecream

It’s officially summer in South Africa. We went from Winter to summer in a week. So now that we are wearing shorts and spending our days in the sun, we needed some Ice Cream. We have done all the ‘normal’ flavours; vanilla, chocolate, berry etc. etc. So we Decided to mix it up this Summer. Our first […]

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