Creamy Blue Cheese with Mushroom, Chicken and Bacon Tagliatelle

My housemate used to make this recipe way back when we started to work right after university. It is one of my favourites. I find it extremely funny that she of all people… Continue reading

Kitchen Tongs – Product Review

It is time for a product review. This time it is an unbranded product that I bought at @Home. Kitchen Tongs.

Slow Cooked Beef and Vegetable stew – Slow Cooker/Crock-Pot Recipe

We got a slow cooker as a gift for our wedding and I was a bit overwhelmed as I did not know what to do with it. I tried a few recipes and enjoyed the… Continue reading

Baked Brie / Camembert Cheese

I am tempted to start this post by saying… Say Cheese… Have you ever tried baked Camembert or Brie cheese? It is a delicious starter or snack. The best part about this is… Continue reading

Vanilla Cheesecake

If you have seen my previous post with a recipe on vanilla cheesecake, do not worry, I will not repeat the post. I recently baked the recipe again and wanted to post a… Continue reading

Canapés – a feast for the eyes

I love canapés. Not only are they delicious, but usually they are gorgeous and an absolute treat to look at as well as to enjoy.

Steamed Romanesco with Béchamel Sauce – ‘alien’ broccoli

Romanesco broccoli is kind of new to South Africa. I purchased my first head about two years ago and just bought my second one recently, after not seeing it around for a while.… Continue reading

Just because

Bloom where you are planted – beautiful!

Garden pests – Worms found – please help to identify

I have found these worms on my salad leaves. Only one leave.. all bunched together. Please help and identify what they are?!

Brenton on Sea – Knysna, South Africa

I have not written a travel post in a while, seeing that we are soon going on holiday to Barcelona and France, (see HERE), I decided writing a Proudly South African one would… Continue reading

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