Its been a while since my last makeover to our splashback which was a beautiful Moroccan tile print with our Dark kitchen. We have undergone a huge makeover a few years ago with painting our kitchen white and it honestly has been the best thing we have ever done. A lot more brighter and fresh.… Continue reading Splashback Makeover!
1 quarter pumpkin diced into chunks 2 potatoes diced 2 onions diced 3 garlic cloves crushed 1 litre chicken or vegetable stock Salt and pepper Gourmet vegeta 1 tsp cumin 1 Tbsp Italian mixed herbs 1 small jar thickened cream In a large pot heat a little olive oil and start sauté all the veggies… Continue reading Pumpkin Soup
1.5 Litres Vegetable stock 1 cup egg noodles 1 cup ‘McEnZie brand’ Italian style soup mix 1 Heap Tbsp tomato paste 1 large onion diced 2 carrots diced 1/2 Leek thinly sliced 1 celery stalk sliced 2 potatoes diced 1 Tsp dried parsley 3 Garlic clover crushed Fresh parsley chopped Beef rashers crisped in the… Continue reading Minestrone soup
Dumplings 1 packet puff pastry + a small ring or cup to cut out circle disks. 800 grams lamb mince 2 onions finely diced 2 Tsp Arab 7 spice 2 Tsp salt Yoghurt Sauce 2 Ltrs goat yoghurt bottle 1 cup cold water with 1 heap Tbsp cornflour dissolved. 1 bunch coriander chopped finely 1… Continue reading Shish Barak ‘Meat dumplings in a Garlic & coriander sauce’
2 capsicums halved 1 packet microwaveable brown rice & Quinoa 1 zucchini grated 1 onion diced Handful mushrooms finely chopped 2 Tbsp pine nuts 1 can diced tomatoes 2 cloves garlic crushed 1 Tsp cumin Salt & pepper 1/2 cup grated cheese Heat a little olive oil in a skillet, sautè the onion, garlic &… Continue reading Brown rice & Quinoa stuffed capsicums
2kg lamb chops 1/2 cup pomegranate molasses 3 Tbsp crushed garlic 3 Tbsp mixed dried herbs 1/2 cup olive oil Potatoes cut into wedges (optional) Add all the Marinade ingredients to a large zip lock bag and mix well, add in the lamb chops- close the zip lock bag securely and toss to evenly coat… Continue reading Pomegranate Molasses & Garlic Lamb chops
Im sure in any home there’s that 1 room- closet-area that becomes filled with clutter & every time it’s used a nervous breakdown is well on its way..! Well, this ‘closet’ or ‘storage room’ of mine was an absolute NIGHTMARE before getting it all organised. It’s not the prettiest of rooms…but hey! If it’s functional… Continue reading Storage room organisation