May 26, 2020

We call it Flap Jacks or Plaatkoekies (Afrikaans) and the Americans call it Pancakes, no matter what they are called, they are the best thing on your plate.

These are nice light and fluffy and perfect for breakfast, lunch or any time really :)

My mom and granny use...

April 4, 2020

Hummus is very versatile, you can change and adapt it in so many ways. This is my basic recipe for Hummus and I simply added the beetroot, so if you want to make a basic hummus, leave out the beetroot.

This is so nice to use a dollop on a steak, spread it on your bread,...

August 8, 2018

Buttercream has different types; each type has its own flavour, taste and appeal. 

1) Creamed

  • AMERICAN/BASIC: Icing sugar + softened butter + milk + vanilla.

  • CREAM CHEESE: Icing sugar + cream cheese + softened butter + vanilla.

2) Meringue

  • SWISS:...

April 3, 2018

"What a waste..." / "I won't let my kid to do that.." / "since when is this a trend to destroy a cake?" - I've overheard people say...

..but it isn't quite what you think it is.

Let's face it, kids are going to be messy anyway, so any cake will get 'smashed' if placed in...

March 19, 2018

What is the difference between a cookie and a biscuit? I sommer always call it cookies (mainly because of  from my Afrikaans heritage where we call it a KOEKIE), but what is it that I am actually giving you...well, it seems it very much depends on where you are from. T...