24 June 2019 Lorraine

We are so in love with the Spinach curries we buy from our local restaurant. We often buy the Spinach and Paneer because that’s my kids favourite but my hubby and I prefer the Spinach and Potato Curry.  Today I am making vegetable noodles for the kids and I thought I will make the Spinach and Potato Curry for my hubby and I. It goes down really well with some fresh naan bread. He would prefer I make the naan bread just before he eats but somedays he’s not that lucky. My days are crazy enough so some days I…

18 June 2019 Lorraine

I think it’s that time of year when kids are exhausted and they are awaiting their half year break, my little one has another week to go and then home for 3 weeks. Gosh, that’s a very long break so I will have to get my list of activities ready. It’s amazing how when we were little our parents asked us to go out and play and never saw us again until dinner time. These days kids are constantly bored. One thing’s for sure I am going to use my 10 year old as my helper in the kitchen during…

12 June 2019 Lorraine

I know when we say Chilli Bites to a foreigner I don’t think they quite understand what we are referring to. Here in South Africa our chilli bites are similar to Pakoras. It’s a delicious spicy Indian snack. South African Spicy Chilli Bites is made with chickpea flour or gram flour and spices, it’s crisp on the outside and soft on the inside. We also refer to them as Bhajias here in South Africa. I know I always refer to myself as a lazy cook but trust me there are some things that are worth a little more effort. Making…