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Savory Bread and Butter Pudding

Posted on June 25, 2018 by in baked goods, cheese

Savory Bread and Butter Pudding

Savory Bread and Butter pudding for breakfast is as wholesome as it gets. It is creamy, salty, cheesy and comforting, exactly what I look for in a breakfast. This savory bread and butter pudding was born in Prince Albert at the African Relish Cooking School. Whenever I present cooking classes there we cook for the […]

Breakfast Skillet Blinis – what a way to start your day!

Posted on April 26, 2017 by in baked goods

Breakfast Skillet Blinis

Breakfast Skillet blinis? What next? My breakfast skillet blinis idea is for the lazy Sundays, the divine sleep-in long weekends or for any other day when making small petite blinis is just too much to handle. According to Wiki, blinis are small thin pancakes, traditionally made from buckwheat flour.  They are usually served with smoked […]

Quick microwave breakfast – egg in the hole!

Posted on March 30, 2017 by in eggs

Quick microwave breakfast

Quick microwave breakfast is my new quick fix for the kids’ breakfast. This microwave breakfast is also so versatile and you can literally raid the fridge and add whatever the children like. Here are a few ideas to add to the egg in the bun: bacon and cheese Spinach and feta leftover chicken and pizza […]

Smoothie Bowls – biggest breakfast trends out there!

Posted on October 12, 2016 by in dairy, vegetarian

smoothie bowls

Smoothie Bowls are better than your regular smoothies, simply because you can’t down it 10 seconds. Smoothie Bowls are one of the biggest breakfast trends out there at the moment. Sites like Instagram, Buzzfeed and Pinterest are bursting with recipes and flavor combinations for smoothies. Of course you can go the healthy route or totally […]

Buttermilk Waffles – create your own magic breakfast.

Posted on August 31, 2016 by in baked goods

Buttermilk Waffles

Buttermilk Waffles for breakfast, yes I know it sounds delicious doesn’t it? Buttermilk Waffles  instantly gives me super status as a mom. My kids will forgive me at least 100 nags to clean their bedrooms. In fact they will clean it without me asking, if they know there is waffles on the menu. Dripping with […]

Baked Eggs – this time with the luxury of duck eggs.

Posted on June 22, 2016 by in eggs

Baked Eggs

Baked Eggs is your answer to feeding a crowd for breakfast. A little prepping with a wow result. That’s my kind of cooking! Baked Eggs with a variety of toppings, crispy toast and a cup of god coffee, that is how simple breakfast can be. I used  to cater for big crowds and the last […]

One Minute Hollandaise with a stick blender – perfect for poached eggs!

Posted on March 31, 2016 by in eggs

one minute hollandaise

One minute hollandaise……. what? What happened to whisking forever to incorporate the melted butter. What happened to a split sauce? One minute hollandaise made with my stick blender, that is what happened! Like so many people I LOVE hollandaise sauce. Sadly I have had so many failed attempts that I have decided to have my […]

Smoothies – Why not sneak in a vegetable or two?

Posted on November 21, 2012 by in dairy, desserts, rsg

Smoothies - why not sneak in a vegetable or two?

Smoothies are my emergency plan when the children come home from school, ravenous and mom had no time to cook or buy something yummee! Smoothies are healthy,  filling and cool the children  down quickly, especially on those very hot summer days. Whether you are dairy intolerant, sugar or wheat intolerant, there is a smoothie recipe […]

Provencal Bean Crumble

Posted on June 22, 2011 by in eggs, vegetarian

Provencal Bean Crumble

Provencal Bean Crumble, bacon hollandaise and perfectly poached eggs, seriously, it does not get any better than this. Everything about this recipe works, the fact that you can feed a crowd, prep a day before and it still tastes so good. Win win for me! The other good thing is that you can play with […]