Tag: recipe

egg free flapjacks

egg free flapjacks

Fysh says to me he’s hungry and wants something. But not the somethings I made for lunch (a really nice pasta and tomato thing) or the somethings in the fridge (apples)  just something. So I missioned to the kitchen and stood there hoping something magical will […]

squish it, squeeze it, mush it, smell it

squish it, squeeze it, mush it, smell it

M’s friends are having baby #2 and we were invited to the baby shower on Sunday. We were asked to bring a 20 x 20 crochet or knit square which might sound like a rather random request but turns out all the squares will be […]

sugar cookies for gifts

sugar cookies for gifts

We needed to come up with a unisex gift under R100 for a christmas gift swap thing. I was going to crochet slippers out of odds and ends but then I was told it’s numbered and we won’t know who’s getting our gift so shit […]

Masala cheesy fries

Masala cheesy fries

A while back I grabbed a packet of those thin fries Fysh loves, you know the kind they serve at McDonald’s?  Well we both adore those cheesy fries from steers and wanted some but I don’t want to venture out and also cash, then I […]

Peppermint Crisp Tart… but cupcakes!

Peppermint Crisp Tart… but cupcakes!

A while back Fysh and I were contacted and asked if we’d be willing to take part in a fun little challenge set up by GWK, one where we take a traditional South African recipe and give it our own unique twist. If you follow […]

Nature’s Farm Pasta!

Nature’s Farm Pasta!

We had the most epic press drop full of farm goodness. There was cake flour and brown flour and really epic cookies and of course PASTA! I know that we shouldn’t eat pasta. Or at least in moderation but we are a pasta household as […]

Moms Pancakes (but dairy free!)

Moms Pancakes (but dairy free!)

Fysh can only have dairy in small amounts and also not after lunch but he’s been asking for pancakes and seeing as my car died (battery) and we couldn’t get to the shop to get stuff for dinner I dug around and found we have […]

chocolate peanut butter banana bread

chocolate peanut butter banana bread

Fysh made me buy a packet of bananas a week or two ago under the guise that he now actually likes them (hahahaha) well he ate maybe two and then I found a packet of over ripe nanas in the fridge so thought well I’m […]

Fysh’s mini cheesy butternut pizza’s

Fysh’s mini cheesy butternut pizza’s

The Fysh is pretty creative in the kitchen an tonight I let him be in charge and so he presents to you “butternut pizza”.  (His version isn’t vegan and because this is his recipe I wasn’t allowed to share mine but you can easily adjust […]

we got a bit of a make-over and made chocolate pie

we got a bit of a make-over and made chocolate pie

So am not sure if you noticed all the spam you got today or not but that’s because I got a bee in my bonnet and decided to give the blog an over-haul yest again. (No I have NO idea why themes spam posts out […]

beautiful food, on a budget

beautiful food, on a budget

Yesterday the Today team dropped off a box with 3 everyday ingredients for me to use to create a puff pastry masterpiece. The challenge was to create beautiful food, on a budget. I was free to add or remove anything that will give my creation […]

egg-free cookie dough. you know you want it

egg-free cookie dough. you know you want it

I know you do it. I do it to. Mix up some cookies. You try to be good. But ultimately, you’re there for the dough. You know it’s a little bit dangerous (apparently raw eggs are bad for you – tell that to my hockey coach […]

chewy chocolate chip cookies

chewy chocolate chip cookies

We made chocolate chip cookies and turned it into a math lesson (I am LOVING how we can turn just about anything into a learning experience, I never really noticed that before we started home schooling) so we used that whole american thing of so […]

my ouma’s recipe – soetkoekies

It’s tradition for us to make biscuits for the holidays as a way to keep busy and out of trouble mostly I think, been doing it since I was a little kid so of course I keep up the tradition with Fysh as well cause […]

{recipe love} 2 minute brownie in a cup

{recipe love} 2 minute brownie in a cup

I saved a recipe weeks ago for a brownie in a cup and this afternoon Fysh and I gave it ago and mmm it’s yum! Dairy free and egg free so safe for vegans! Ingredients: 1/4 cup flour 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa 2 […]