April 17, 2021

Peach Granola Crumble Pie

Posted on February 1, 2021 by in baked goods

Peach Cranola Crumble Pie

The Peach Granola Crumble Pie has all the comforts of winter, yet it is summery because of the juicy peaches I used. The buttery crust, the sweet-sour peaches and then the nutty granola crumble all comes together to make the dessert of your dreams. My Peach Granola Crumble Pie was inspired by A Brown Sugar […]

Strawberry Coconut Ice Lollies

Posted on October 30, 2020 by in desserts, fruit

Strawberry Coconut Ice Lollies

Make Strawberry Coconut Ice Lollies today and make plenty. I promise you they literally fly out the freezer and I’m afraid it is dad and not the kids. The Strawberry Coconut Ice Lollies are fresh, tangy and delicious. Apart from the little sugar, they are also really good for you. Every year I try and […]

Peach Galette – Step-by-Step

Posted on April 22, 2020 by in baked goods

Peach Galette

A Peach Galette – Step-by-Step – that’s right, I will take you through the steps. It is totally do-able, even if you think you are the world’s worst baker. I made my Peach Galette – Step-by-Step with the help of my friend, the uber-talented photographer, blogger and cook, Hein. You can see his amazing work […]

Easy Plum Upside Down Cake

Posted on March 25, 2020 by in baked goods

Easy Plum Upside Down Cake

My Easy Plum Upside Down Cake recipe will be the one that your children ask for when and if they eventually leave the house. I don’t mind, you can tell them it was your recipe. I baked this Easy Plum Upside Down Cake over the weekend, while we were trying to get our mind around […]

Creamy Rice Pudding with Poached Guavas

Posted on April 24, 2019 by in desserts

Rice Pudding with Poached Guavas

This creamy rice pudding is without a doubt one of my fondest food memories. I tasted this creamy rice pudding at a cook-off held at The Palms Market a few years ago. Vickie De Beer food editor of Rooi Rose, made these beautiful jam jars filled with the creamiest rice pudding and soft, fragrant, perfectly […]

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 […]

Summer Fruit Tarts – mouthfuls of joy!

Posted on December 15, 2017 by in baked goods

Summer Fruit Tarts

These Summer Fruit Tarts are almost too pretty to eat, but every mouthful is an explosion of summer. Exactly the thing you should be eating in Summer, right? My Summer Fruit Tarts I make with only 4 ingredients, yes just 4! Which makes them affordable, easy and ready to eat in a jiffy. We have […]

Fruity Ice Lollies – kids love them

Posted on October 13, 2017 by in desserts

Fruity Ice Lollies, bring them on, we are ready for Summer. These Fruity Ice Lollies are so simple to make, some have only one ingredient, I mean really? I love ice lollies, even more than I like ice-cream lollies. They refresh me in Summer and I don’t feel too bad for eating them, even though […]

One Cup Yogurt Muffins – Sweet or Savory

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in baked goods

One cup Yogurt Muffins

One cup Yogurt Muffins is perfect for a baking session with your kids. These One cup Yogurt Muffins I saw at the Spar Junior Chef event that was held last Saturday here in Cape Town. It seems as if I was under a rock somewhere, because the internet is flooded with this clever recipe. Most of […]

Raspberry Coconut Pound Cake

Posted on March 8, 2017 by in baked goods

Raspberry Coconut Pound Cake

Oh, this Raspberry Coconut Pound Cake was so good.  It had the perfect balance between sweet and sour. So if you do not like overly sweet cakes and desserts, this is definitely something to try. I baked this Raspberry Coconut Pound Cake last night and it is gone, every last crumb of it. The history […]