This beautiful, moist orangey cake with chunky marmalade is so delicious! Ingredients 150 g Unsalted butter, softened (Plus extra for greasing) 100 g caster sugar 100 g light brown sugar Zest of 2 oranges Juice from ½ orange (Reserve the remaining juice to use in the icing) 3 large eggs ¼ tsp salt 75 g…
(Makes 1,5 liters of ice cream and 8 sugar cones) For the peanut butter ice-cream Ingredients 500 ml cream 500 ml milk 250 ml granulated white sugar 125 ml unsweetened peanut butter 5 ml vanilla paste 5 large egg yolks 5 ml freshly ground salt Method Chill your ice-cream maker bowl in the freezer for…
This recipe is so quick and easy to make. Delicious served as a dessert with coffee or tea, or a midday snack. You’ll have the kids queuing for more at your next Cake and Candy sale. Ingredients Soft unsalted butter to grease the baking sheet 2 cups sugar ¼ cup water Pinch salt 1…
These deliciously healthy apple and cinnamon muffins taste just like apple crumble. Perfect for leftover apples and a healthy snack.
A simple but morish starter/snack
Peanut butter is my weakness and these soft cookies melt in your mouth
Delicious muffins made with my mom’s famous orange marmalade
This is a delicious crunchie recipe from my aunt Judy – the perfect tea time snack and very much a family recipe.
The delicious but healthy muffins by Jamie Oliver are made with my favourite ingredient – superfood sweet potato.
A wonderful traditional milk tart recipe given to my mom by her friend, Sharon Spiers – absolutely delicious and easy to prepare.
A delicious and easy recipe for sugar cookies from the Hummingbird Bakery recipe book – perfect for Valentines, birthdays, baby showers or Christmas…
This “Tipsy Tart” is an old family recipe passed down the generations by my Granny Hazel and is basically a pecan nut and date tart with a rich orange brandied sauce.
Another padkos favourite. These tasty lamb meat balls or ‘frikadelle’ are so easy to prepare. Also great for a cocktail party.
The perfect snack for a road trip – my mom has always made the best padkos.
My absolute favourite at the moment – a healthy, vitamin rich meal full of wholesome, fresh goodness plus it looks really pretty with all the toppings
One of the best cakes I’ve tried – tasted at Petersham nursery with one of my best friends, Claire
A perfect braai companion – brings back fond memories of holidays in Mozam with Josie and her family. Just 4 ingredients…
A family recipe – lots of fond memories and laughs making these with aunties and cousins
Granny Hazel’s mince pies – adapted by my mom. A festive favourite and a tradition for all the girls to make together at Christmas time – lots of fond memories
A healthy alternative
A perfect tea time treat – sweet or savoury
My easy and yummy one bowl banana bread and doesn’t even require a mixer. You can also use a muffin tin for perfect banana muffins
These only take 3 minutes and require hardly any washing up. You can tweak the recipe as you like – my favourite recipe from Deliciously Ella. A great snack for healthier eating!
A perfect festive treat and a wonderful gift idea packaged in a Consol jar with ribbon