Category Archives: Salads, Soups & Vegetarian

Nobis’s Chicken & Sweetcorn Soup

The day before her baby was born Nobis came to show me how to make her yummy chicken and sweetcorn soup. It’s a recipe I don’t want to forget… Here’s what goes in the soup: (and below this list I’ve … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Bake

       This sweet potato bake is really delicious and difficult to get wrong.  It’s a tasty side dish to make when having people over for a braai.  It’s made in the oven so it’s not “loadshedding” friendly (fellow South Africans … Continue reading

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Watermelon Salad

Happy 2015 to you all! 😄 Hopefully all the chocolates, sweets and festive season leftovers are now finished and you have formulated your healthy eating and exercise plans to start the new year with good, sustainable intentions… I’m feeling pretty … Continue reading

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Easiest way to poach an egg

What’s the easiest way to make a poached egg? We thought it would be the new egg poacher we bought… But actually the trick Lionel saw on Facebook works the best. You have to experiment a bit with timing on … Continue reading

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Cheesy Veggie Bake with Cream & Onion soup

A very yummy way to eat your vegetables! And we can always do with more vegetables. This is probably not thee most healthiest way to get your veggies in…but it is definitely one of the tastiest. 🙂 You will need: … Continue reading

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Broccolli & Condensed Milk Salad

This salad is too delicious to be called a salad and should actually rather be called broccoli pudding. When you are tired of your January diet this is a good way to indulge a little while not feeling too guilty … Continue reading

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Fourie Waldorf Salad – An Extra-Ordinary Salad

My sister and her husband introduced me to this salad on Christmas eve. It’s not your ordinary salad and makes an interesting and delicious addition to a salad spread. Waldorf salad was apparently first created by Oscar Tschirky between 1893 … Continue reading

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