Warm Vegetable Salad = Happy Warm Belly!

This is a nice and simple midweek meal; it can be served as a main or as a side dish with your favourite protein. I had mine with a nice warm garlic roll, Its super easy and quick to make!!! (insert) Drool. Ingredients LentilsSweet potatoesPotatoesGreen and red peppersOnionsBroccoliYour favourite herbsMushrooms Directions: Pre-soak the lentils in…

A Simple Pasta Puttanesca or “Spaghetti alla puttanesca” in Italian yo!!

I love this pasta, when I first heard of the dish (In the Lemony Snickets movie, lol) I was intrigued. Olives in pasta? Anchovies in pasta? Sounds salty and delicious.  I have made different variations of this dish over the years, mainly going with what’s in the cupboards. That is the great thing about Italian…

Taking it up a notch, the un-traditional Green Curry because why not.

Curry is one of my favourite dishes of all time. There are so many versions and variations that will make even the fussiest eater happy. You can eat it in summer, winter, hot, cold, with bread, rice, naan or even garlic bread. This is by no means a proper Thai green curry. I took the…

Grilled vegetable wraps from scratch!! cause pre-made just ain’t the same!

I loooove wraps; I love any food you can eat with your hands, dripping with sauce, tasting all those marvellous fresh flavours creating harmony in your mouth. Wraps are so versatile, you can add any sauce or vegetables you like, and it will probably come out great. Let´s get started! Ingredients: For the wraps:3 cups…

A Hot and Spicy Durban Fish Curry…

Cold weather sucks and Happy Spring Errybody! This weather today, all gloomy and melancholy, made me nostalgic, that often involves the ocean, fresh salty air, and a care-free mood.  That also means curry. I had the most amazing fish curry I Durban more than once, and today I decide that I was in the perfect…

Easy to make, Easy to store: its Pickled Beets bro!

I love beetroot, it is so yum, it´s a cool color, it jazzes up a salad. All around great veggie. I also enjoy doing things myself, it is not necessarily cheaper, faster OR easier, but for me, it is about being able to say, hey I can do this at home. Pickling beets is really…

The Cream, of Mushroom Soup!

Just something I would like to share, Quick and easy and really creamy mushroom soup. I have included instructions on preparing your garlic roll which goes soooo well together, please enjoy and let us know if you tried it! Ingredients: ·         White button mushrooms ·         Onion ·         Garlic ·         Butter ·         Vegetable stock ·         Mushroom…

So simple, it’s Creamy Fettuccine with Mushrooms

It´s weekend again, yay. Today I want to share another weekend favorite of mine, pasta. Who doesn´t love a bowl off creamy, hearty pasta with some fresh herbs. First I would like to say, that this is NOT a traditional fettuccine, this is my version of a creamy, simple pasta. So please don´t bite my…

Rice and Vegetable Stew, hits that home vibe every time

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I want to share a really simple, yet comforting recipe with you, it’s one of my lazy day favorites, it is a veggie stew with some savory rice. It’s a really yummy one-pot dish, and the perfect dish for basically using anything you have in your fridge I was in the…