13 September 2019 Lorraine

I had a wonderful day today. My friend and I went shopping all day, she knows every little nook and cranny in Johannesburg. I visited a new spice shop, an Italian deli and an art shop. I am so excited because I bought canvasses to finally paint again. I am not the most creative but painting is also another form of therapy so I am so looking forward to it. I took a few art classes but my art teacher was a horror so I didn’t enjoy it much. But I am excited to try again. We did loads of…

9 September 2019 Lorraine

Summer is on its way so time for light, healthy meals. No more excuses for comfort food but I am not making any promises. I think the fact that this Roasted Broccoli Halloumi Salad is warm still makes it a little comforting. It has a little bit of everything; some crunch, a hint of chilli, some zest and the squeaky halloumi cheese. This is one of those salads that I make often. Even if you are a salad hater you will love this Roasted Broccoli Halloumi Salad. I am not exactly a salad hater but I am not exactly a…

22 August 2019 Lorraine

I feel so excited, like a kid in a candy store. I think I have finally got that perfect Egg-Free Choc-Chip Cookies. It has the right amount of chewiness, loads of chocolate and it’s totally moreish.  I could have added more but I like to taste some of the actual cookie too, not just chocolate. If that’s the case then I would rather just eat plain old chocolate. Anyway I have tried many recipes for Choc-Chip Cookies in my lifetime but nothing came close to the way I wanted it. Today I was on a mission to get it right…