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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” ~ Edith Lovejoy Pierce ~ As we say goodbye to 2012, we open a new book. What will your story say at the end … Continue reading

Cheese Scones Recipe

Cheese Scones Recipe

Ingredients 500 ml cake flour 20 ml baking powder 5 ml salt 1 ml pepper or cayenne pepper 75 ml butter or margarine 1 or 2 eggs About 190 ml milk 375 ml grated Cheddar cheese Procedure Pre-heat oven to 250 C. Grease a baking sheet. Sift together the dry ingredients. Rub in the grated … Continue reading

My Naan Bread Lunch :D

My Naan Bread Lunch :D

Quick Tip: I cover my baking tray with foil, it makes it easier to clean up after cooking. Ingredients: Naan Bread / Pita Vienna sausage / ham or other meats Cheese Paprika Tomato paste or Pasta sauce Method: Step 1: Cover the naan bread / pita with a layer of the tomato paste / pasta sauce Step … Continue reading

Daniel’s Mom’s recipe for delicious cookies

Daniel’s Mom’s recipe for delicious cookies

This recipe was given to me by Luke, Daniel’s brother. Luke got this recipe from Daniel’s mom, Jeanette. (yes she is in-fact Luke’s mom too, also Jessica and Mark’s mom, but Luke insisted that this recipe is to be called Daniel’s mom’s recipe.) So credit for this recipe goes to Daniel’s Mom. Thank you for this delicious … Continue reading

Potato & Bacon Soup

Potato & Bacon Soup

Ingredients: Potatoes Bacon bits Brown Onion or Mushroom soup Optional: Mushrooms, Leeks, Spinach 1. Peel some potatoes 2. Cut the potatoes into blocks 3. Place in a pot and fill with water, just enough to cover the potatoes. Cook for 10 minutes or until soft. . . . .   4. Chop up the mushrooms … Continue reading

5 minute Chocolate cake

5 minute Chocolate cake

This has become a classic recipe. This recipe also comes with a warning, it is so easy to make that it can become a daily treat. Not good for a lean body 🙂 Originally this is made in a mug but I like to make it in a porridge bowl, then split it between me … Continue reading

In memory of my mom on Mother’s day

In memory of my mom on Mother’s day

Yesterday was mother’s day, I had the usual tenderness that comes along with any mother related day. You see my mom passed away a few years ago. I still miss her everyday, it does get better… but no amount of time will ever heal ‘not having my mom’. We were truly blessed to have my … Continue reading

Happy Birthday to my Sister

Happy Birthday to my Sister

Today is my sister’s birthday, Happy B-day big sista… More than being my sister, you’ve been my best friend. No one else can take your place in my life. I wish you tons and tons of happiness on your special day. ❤ u lots. The Importance Of A Sister © Shiv Sharma A sister is someone who … Continue reading

Tips for removing Underarm & Deodorant Stains

Tips for removing Underarm & Deodorant Stains

I personally find that SHOUT (pre treatment) works for just about everything Yellow Underarm: Treat by gently rubbing a bar of laundry soap into the spot. Spritz the spot with water first, then rub bar of soap into spot. Another method is to spray the spot with rubbing alcohol and allow to sit for a few … Continue reading

Home made pies from left overs

Home made pies from left overs

My own recipe and photo’s were used in this blog…. You will need: Rolled out puff pastry, left over mince or curry, 1 egg beaten Pre-Heat oven to 160°C Take the ready rolled puff pastry and roll it open… (sprinkle with a little bit of flour over and roll to even out the places that … Continue reading

Chicken wrapped in Bacon

Chicken wrapped in Bacon

A good friend saw this recipe on television and had to share it…. and I’m so glad she did… THANX Jess 🙂 It’s a very easy recipe and tastes like a gourmet chef prepared it… And don’t be fooled it is very filling. Sorry about the photo… when I make this again I’ll take a better one, … Continue reading

Healthy Juices

Healthy Juices

I received these recipes via email a few years ago… In my search to find where they originally came from I found THIS awesome pic with all these recipes… Print it and Enjoy improved health the natural way!!! Carrot + Ginger + Apple  = Boost and cleanse our system.    Apple + Cucumber + Celery =  Prevent … Continue reading