Over weekends the kids and I usually bake something together – they love the measuring, mixing, pouring and beating (as well as licking the beaters!) that goes with baking. This weekend, in the spirit of Halloween, we baked some cute Mummy cookies!
Sunday, 1st October, was International Coffee Day. In honour of this humble bean, we made a delicious cake with coffee as the secret ingredient , and a fun craft with coffee filters!
On Sunday 24th September we celebrated National Heritage Day in South Africa – a yearly reminder of the nation’s cultural diversity and a chance to celebrate our unity. Besides the obligatory braai (barbeque), I baked some traditional oat crunchies for tea on the weekend!
I bought my Zoku – Quick Pop Trio maker back in 2013 when we were living in Lephalale – aka the hottest place on earth. Oli had just turned one and getting him to eat full meals in the 40 degree-plus weather was becoming a bit of a mission. Enter the marvellous invention of the…
My eldest has a strong disliking to almost every vegetable, but tends to eat them without any fuss in two dishes – stir-fry and these egg muffins.