Monthly Archive: October 2011

Oct 31

Chocolate Freckle Cookies

Folks, this is an “accidental original” recipe and things came out so well I can hardly believe it. Chocolate freckle buttons on top of a crunchie chocolate hazelnut cookie. Yum yum yum.

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Oct 28

Bloody Pumpkin Epic Fail : A Halloween Attempt

This is both a review of a new silicone pan and the tale of an epic fail when a friend and I got a little over zealous with the baking ideas. What was meant to be a yummy and ingeniously baked cake turned out to be a rather ghastly bloody mess. Read on … if you dare.

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Oct 22

Light Box

Been mulling over the quality of my photos lately and today I finally found the solution to better photography … a light box! Super Duper happy with my new purchase, even if it is a cheap version from the hobby aisle at the discount store. Its been in my possession for about a week now, and here is what I have to say about it.

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Oct 19

Thai Pumpkin Soup

As colder climes come hurtling towards us, its time to bring out the SOUP cookbook. There is nothing better to tuck into in autumn than a hearty bowl of pumpkin soup; but why not try the tried and tested recipe with an Asian twist instead!

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Oct 11

Minted Coconut Yoghurt Dip

Serve up some spicy Indian starters with this lovely yoghurt dip. Full of fresh minty flavours, and its all made in one blender … no washing up to do!! Serve this with Chicken Tikka, pappadums or my Curried Beef Puffs.

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Oct 11

Curried Beef Puffs

Quick, fun and easy finger food that will definitely be a WOW factor at any event. Spicy meaty filling encased in buttery puff pastry served with corriander yoghurt dip.

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Oct 04

Orange & Cranberry Loaf

Cracking your head wondering what to make this festive season? Can’t be bothered soaking and prepping fruit mince for a traditional Christmas cake? Then opt for this wonderful citrus loaf, dotted with red ruby cranberries. Drizzle an orange glaze over the top and you are all set.

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Oct 03

Tender and Crisp Chicken Legs with Sweet Tomatoes

This is a wonderful and scrumptious meal to make without the fuss of slaving away in the kitchen for hours at a time. Tender, juicy and succulent chicken with crispy skins, sitting in and amongst juicy tomatoes with just a kick of chilli. MMMmmm.

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Oct 03

Creamy Smoked Salmon on Fettuccini

Feeling like you need a little pick me up with a healthy serve of carbs and some oily Omega-3 saturated fish? Then look no further. This dish has it all, plus a healthy dose of garlic too! Not your everyday bolognaise, but just as easy to whip up … if not easier.

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Oct 02

Peanut Butter Cookies

A must for peanut butter lovers.

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