Easy peasy no lemon squeezy soup

Due to technical difficulties, a house deep clean and the in laws arriving, I had literally five minutes to throw this post together. Luckily I didn’t finish in time and I now have a little bit of evening to devote to edit this, which is super lucky as on reflection I made no sense what…

Just in time for Valentines!

In an effort to gear myself up to make traditional macaroons, I have been playing around to come up with a coconut macaroon biscuit that works and that I wouldn’t be embarrased to post on my blog. What I thought would be an easy task, was so far from just that. Every and any recipe…

Beating the blues

My case of the January blues has come a little late this year. Feeling a little insecure or disapointed in yourself? I know I am. The January blues have a way of creeping up and totally surprising you, leaving you craving a little something extra. This cake did it for me. It gave me a…

The aromatic chicken dish

Yes yes, it’s really me! I am back in action after a very hectic few weeks. We have been away travelling and then have had numerous guests to stay, so I am very pleased to be back in action and starting to resume normal life again. When I say normal, obviously I mean our usual…