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Roasted Butternut, Potato and Cream Cheese Soup

With winter approaching us here in Southern Africa, it's time to close the windows and doors early in the evening, and people all across the land will start wearing ALL their jackets, jerseys, coats and socks in an effort to stay warm. When it's cold I love to make a thick hearty soup, and often… Continue reading Roasted Butternut, Potato and Cream Cheese Soup

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Unicorn Cupcakes

My girls love baking, and with all the Pinterest Perfect pictures out there, it can be a little daunting trying to live up to those carefully staged perfect looking cake designs. I decided to try make it a little more interesting than basic vanilla cupcakes so I told the girls we were making Unicorn Cupcakes.… Continue reading Unicorn Cupcakes

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Broccoli Salad 

Continuing on with my Healthy Lifestyle eating plan, I thought I would share the recipe for my husband's favorite salad: Broccoli Salad. I know what you're thinking, broccoli, yuk! But honestly, it is a hit with everyone who tries it for the first time. It's great as a meal on it's own, or as a… Continue reading Broccoli Salad 

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One-Pot Roast Chicken, Corn and Veg

After last nights' melt down from me after they refused to eat the healthy dinner I had cooked and opting instead for rice and instant gravy, I decided that tonight I would cook exactly (and only) what I wanted to eat. I would not be preparing any alternative and if they didn't want it, they could… Continue reading One-Pot Roast Chicken, Corn and Veg

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The Lazy Queen Bakes Banana Bread

The 'Lazy Queen' would be me. A nickname given to me by my in-laws. I don't think it was given out of love, just a hunch. It has, however, come to be a standing joke between my husband and I. I tend to use it to refer to myself when I actually am being lazy.… Continue reading The Lazy Queen Bakes Banana Bread