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April 25, 2019

Coconut Broth with Cold Smoked Trout

Posted on June 18, 2018 by in seafood, soups

Coconut Broth with Cold-Smoked Trout

A Coconut broth, rich with flavors for garlic, ginger, lemongrass and of course coconut, is on of my favorite things to make. Quicker than most other soups and broths. Coconut broth, like most Thai inspired recipes, is simple, quick to make, yet oh so rewarding. I love Thai food and so does my family. When […]

Make your own sushi

Posted on February 27, 2018 by in seafood

Make your own sushi

Make your own sushi, yes, just enough know-how to get you started. To make your own sushi, is easier than you think. This tutorial is  for beginners are for those of you who love to eat sushi, but has never tried their hand at making their own. It is such fun and a great activity […]

Watermelon Ice Lollies – Kids love them!

Posted on December 20, 2017 by in desserts

Watermelon Lollies

Watermelon Ice Lollies are fun to make and the kids love them so much. So when you make them, make as many as you can, because they literally fly out the fridge. My watermelon ice lollies are made with jelly, I find that the lollies do not freeze to hard and it is a little […]

Strawberry Custard Tarts – my guilty pleasures!

Posted on October 28, 2017 by in baked goods

Strawberry Custard Tarts

My Strawberry Custard Tarts are basically Pasteis de Nata with a Summer twist. The Strawberry Custard Tarts  are made with only 5 ingredients and that is the amazing thing. I used Ultramel Custard, which is my guilty pleasure, by the way. So when I saw that I can now buy my favorite custard in a […]

Labneh Pizzas – Savory or Sweet, you chose!

Posted on February 6, 2017 by in baked goods, cheese

Labneh Pizzas

Labneh Pizzas, talk about fusion. Labneh Pizzas are not pizzas you will find in your local pizzeria and if you do, thy will be under the gourmet range and will cost significantly more. Look, my family also goes for the classic pizza flavors, Hawaiian ( my worst), Thai Chicken or Bacon and Mushroom. Nothing to […]

Pork Pies are just perfect for lunchboxes!

Posted on January 10, 2017 by in baked goods, pork

Pork Pies

These pork pies are perfect for lunchboxes. It can be made in advance, freeze well and will actually survive a day in a bouncing school bag. I have been dying to make these pork pies, but somehow we associate pies with winter so I have always put it on the back burner. Then it dawned […]

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 […]

Smokey Cheese Straws made with only 3 ingredients

Posted on September 29, 2016 by in baked goods

smokey cheese straws

Smokey Cheese Straws are the perfect little bite with drinks or when the children come home from school and in need of a snack. Dip a few of these smokey cheese straws in a cup of soup and you have a delicious meal. It is also the ideal way to use up leftover pieces of […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies – Do we have a coffee date?

Posted on September 19, 2016 by in baked goods

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, on a Monday, really? Yes, you can have Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies this week, life is just too short and fragile not to. The truth is that these cookies are so good you need to have stash hidden in your cupboard at all times. These cookies can make a […]

Berry Lattice Tart – Spring is finally on our doorstep.

Posted on September 16, 2016 by in baked goods

Berry Lattice tart

Berry Lattice Tart to welcome Spring in my kitchen, hell yes! This Berry Lattice Tart can be made in winter too, using frozen berries. However, I have been eyeballing the fresh berries for weeks now. I love winter, I love everything about it, stews, soups, crumbles and snuggling with my dearest under a woolly blanket. […]