13 November 2018 Lorraine

Mince Curry with Potatoes was often cooked by my mum when I still lived at home, all of my mums lamb dishes were out of this world, delicious. My kids always rave about her cooking and insist that I cook lamb dishes exactly like “Ma”. Most South African curries are cooked in a similar way to this Mince Curry with Potatoes, my Durban Lamb Curry is one of them. Although most curries are cooked the same way it’s always about getting the balance of spices right to make an amazing curry. I sometimes mix my own masala but I find a store…

4 September 2018 Lorraine

Often,in my home, I cook what the kids love or what hubby loves, rarely do I bother to cook what I love. Isn’t that what you do for the people you love? My 17 year old loves Spaghetti Bolognese more than my 9 year old but I try and cook at least one of their favourites in the week. I remember when I ate lamb, the days I cooked anything with lamb I was in heaven. I miss it sometimes but it’s been almost 7 months since I’ve stopped eating red meat, I think I’ve done pretty well. Giving up…

23 August 2018 Lorraine

Today I tricked my kids into eating leftovers, they hate leftovers. I am partly to be blamed for that as I always have fresh meals prepared for them, only because I don’t have a full-time job and I love cooking but we all have our days when you really don’t want to cook, even some of us that loooove cooking. With leftover lamb curry this Lamb Curry Pizza was born and was oh so delicious, well according to my boys who don’t usually eat leftovers. Normally if I have leftover food I have to eat it myself or share it…