Recipes

Microwave fudge

Microwave fudge

It is amazing the gems you find in family cook books. This one is so quick to make and delicious! Ingredients: 100g salted butter 1 Tin of condensed milk 100g soft brown sugar 400g castor sugar 1 Tablespoon vanilla essence Method: Mix the butter, condensed […]

Webb Naigresse

Webb Naigresse

It was my father-in-laws birthday, and with my mom-in-law not around anymore, we really wanted to make the day special for him and honour her. Every year she made the same meal and of course his favourite pudding. I always believed this pudding was called […]

Condensed milk biscuits.

Condensed milk biscuits.

I was given this recipe by some amazing friends. You know who you are, my waist-line does not thank you (haha).  They are really the easiest biscuits to make and so delicious! This recipe makes 50 or more biscuits depending on the size you cut them […]

Malva pudding – a South African dish.

Malva pudding – a South African dish.

Even though my Mom-in-law was Irish, she had South African tastes deeply ingrained when it came to food. She absolutely loved a good braai, klippies and coke and of course she made a mean Malva. Most of our friends don’t realize but my hubby is a […]

Di’s Chocolate Mousse

Di’s Chocolate Mousse

My Mom-in-law was a fabulous cook and adored entertaining. Since I am a chocaholic, she would always ask what I would like for supper and I would say, “Definitely chocolate mousse!” I think she got tired of us always wanting the same thing but this […]

Yummy Pumpkin Pie.

Yummy Pumpkin Pie.

Having a toddler is very hard when it comes to eating. On the best days, I can get one decent meal into him. However, my son just adores cake… or “kak” as he says it… and this pumpkin pie is so delicious that he mistakes […]

Wickey Wackey cake!

Wickey Wackey cake!

This was a birthday party staple when I was a child. It was so delicious and moist that there was never any left. It is very easy to make and so versatile. You can make it in a rectangular baking tin and cut into squares, […]