3 December 2018 Lorraine 2Comment

I hope you all had a great weekend.   This amazing Creamy Butternut and Sweetcorn Bake recipe is from my sister in Australia, it is so delicious so I have to share it with you. She made this often when she lived in SA and everyone fell in love with it.  Creamy Butternut and Sweetcorn Bake makes a perfect side dish, especially when braaiing. It just goes so well with braaied meat. It is not the healthiest dish to make as it’s loaded with cheese and cream but everything in moderation. We don’t have this dish very often, probably once…

2 December 2018 Lorraine 2Comment

I made these Caramel and Custard Danish slices as it is my husband’s favourite. It’s his cheat day so he gets to eat all the treats he misses on other days. He also won an award at work for “Leader of the Year”, I am so proud of him and all his hard work and dedication.  Today I put in some extra effort to cook him a great meal. Did I mention we get to go to Mauritius, his prize for winning the award…so how can I not spoil him, see I’m trying to be extra nice. By the way,…

29 November 2018 Lorraine

I know, you must think I’m crazy, making lamb stew in summer. My 10-year-old has been nagging me to make him Lamb Stew for a few weeks now. I’ve brushed off his request but today the weather was slightly cooler, a little overcast and looked as if it was going to rain. So I thought it was my chance to get that Lamb Stew out-of-the-way, I hope he won’t ask again until Winter arrives. You should have seen that face light up when he got home from school. It makes it all worth it if my kids are happy. It’s…