Tag: tea time

Blueberry Streusel Muffins

Blueberry Streusel Muffins

I was in a baking mood, but not in a cleaning one so I made these blueberry muffins using Golden Cloud Vanilla Muffin mix. I added a few handfuls of frozen blueberries and made a streusel topping to give these an extra oomph! It did 

One Bowl Banana Bread

One Bowl Banana Bread

Day 118 of lockdown and my love for banana bread is still going strong. I haven’t baked or blogged in a while, due to moving apartments and being really bogged down with working from home. I’ve really missed my creative outlet of practical classes with 

Smartie & Oat Cookies

Smartie & Oat Cookies

Just like Neo, this cookie is The One. It’s a variation of my Choc Chip Cookies which would be great with oats too. There is less sugar to accommodate the sweetness of the smarties. Ingredients: makes 24 cookies 125g butter (1 cup), melted 1 egg 1/4 

Everything But The Kitchen Sink Cookies

Everything But The Kitchen Sink Cookies

Inspired by my favourite cookies from Woolworths, I love that you can just throw anything that you have into this mixture, making it a different cookie every time. It’s great if you want to use up small bits of leftover things like cranberries, coconut, seeds, 

Chocolate Cappuccino Biscotti

Chocolate Cappuccino Biscotti

I asked my Instagram family what they would like to see me bake this week as I had cranberries, apricots and pistachios that I wanted to use. The choice was between biscotti and oat bars and biscotti won. I secretly wanted oat bars to win 

Hummingbird Slice

Hummingbird Slice

I really wanted to bake something with pineapple and carrot and so my hunt for a cake/loaf/bread began. It ended once I found this Hummingbird Slice from Food To Love. I used fresh pineapple instead of tinned but make sure you squeeze out the excess 

Choc Chip Cookies

Choc Chip Cookies

It has occurred to me that in all the time I have had my blog, I’ve never made choc chip cookies. I like to bake but mostly muffins, cupcakes, banana bread loaves etc. as I find cookies to be “too much effort”. I put those 

Onion Bhajia

Onion Bhajia

I was feeling like a snack-let yesterday and made these onion bhajia’s. It made quite a big batch so just a heads up these are great for sharing while they are fresh and hot. They would make a perfect half-time snack if you’re watching the 

Caramelised Onion Tart with Brie

Caramelised Onion Tart with Brie

Let me just start by saying this is a very delayed post. I made this tart for Eid saved the recipe and left it open in my browser since then because I have been meaning to post it but never did. Phew, now thats out 

Apple Tart

Apple Tart

This easy peasy apple tart recipe was inspired by Mother’s Day. You can serve it as a tea time treat or as dessert. It only uses 6 ingredients and tastes so good! Ingredients: 1/2 roll Today Puff Pastry (makes 4 pieces, see tips below) 2