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November 20, 2019

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 […]

Christmas Baked Alaska – Summer Celebrations

Posted on November 24, 2017 by in baked goods

Christmas Baked Alaska

My Christmas Baked Alaska is perfect for a South African Christmas. A Summer Christmas with sun and sea and open skies. The Christmas Baked Alaska also has a surprise element, because no one knows what is on the inside, until you cut it. Kind of like a Christmas gift….. just edible! The part I like […]

Gin and Tonic Ice Lollies – let’s have a party!

Posted on November 25, 2016 by in drinks and snacks

gin and tonic lollies

Gin and Tonic Ice Lollies have taken my kitchen by storm. Everyone one wants them. Gin and Tonic Ice Lollies are by no means my invention, maybe it is just my little tweak that people are after. Now, a gin and tonic or G & T as we know it, is a highball cocktail that […]

Ice Cream Sandwiches for Valentines

Posted on February 12, 2016 by in baked goods

Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ice Cream Sandwiches are my Cupid’s arrow this Valentine! Ice Cream Sandwiches does not only have to be for your kids you know? The flavor possibilities are endless and you can try anything from chocolate and banoffee to lemon creams with Mojito ice cream for the grown-ups. The best thing about ice cream sandwiches are […]

Easy Ice Cream Dessert!

Posted on December 15, 2015 by in desserts

Ice Cream Dessert 1

Easy Ice Cream Dessert, heck yes! Who wants to spend their days cooking and making desserts when you could be spending time at the pool or on the beach. You want an Easy Ice Cream dessert, well this is it and it is a show stopper of color, texture and taste. The best part of […]

Eton Mess Ice Cream Cake – such a delicious summery mess to eat!

Posted on January 21, 2013 by in desserts

Eton Mess

Eton Mess is a delicious mess of fresh strawberries, meringue and cream which is traditionally served at Eton College’s annual cricket game against the students of Harrow School. You might be confused with the word “mess”, because our perception of the word is that it is ugly and inedible…..well that is so untrue of this […]

Halva Ice-cream in three different flavors

Posted on September 17, 2012 by in desserts

  Ice-cream, you scream we all scream for ice-cream! A refrain I remember from my childhood, but literally the case for the past two days that have shocked us into summer mode far too quickly. I said to someone just last week, that I am definitely not souped or stewed out yet, so if I […]

Going retro with Baked Alaska on RSG

Posted on September 12, 2012 by in rsg

Who of you have had the classic dessert, Baked Alaska before? A thick layer of cake, layers of  vanilla of Neapolitan ice-cream and in my mom’s case, canned peaches. All this beautifully adorned in a thick layer of snow-white meringue, baked in the oven for just a bit and served immediately to a table full […]

Countdown to Christmas Menu – Ice-cream in two different ways!

Posted on December 22, 2011 by in desserts

In our Countdown to Christmas, I could not resist adding another dessert to our already packed dessert buffet for Christmas. We already have mom’s trifle, a Festive Meringue Roulade, Christmas Pudding complete with pennies, but we almost forgot the ice cream. Fatal mistake, I know, but luckily I thought about it just in time. The […]

Countdown to Christmas Menu – Festive Fruit Lollies

Posted on December 22, 2011 by in desserts

Count down to Christmas? Happy days my friend, we are 6 days away from Christmas and hopefully in two days, I will be joining my family for our very short holiday. By now my mom’s kitchen will be running almost 24/7 in preparation for our Christmas Feast! Our holiday has barely started and yet we […]