Roasted Seasoned Derere, Idelele (Okra)

In Other, Vegetables On April 10, 2014 4 Comments

This was another experiment in the kitchen and I’m glad to say it turned out fantastic. It was tasty my daughters wanted more and more! At least this… Read More »


Custard and Orange Loaf

In Baking, Cakes On April 1, 2014 18 Comments

Simply delicious is what this cake is. Every bite leaves you craving for another and another and yet another! You have to control yourself otherwise you could eat… Read More »


Garlic and Ginger Rice

In Rice, Starches On March 27, 2014 37 Comments

This is one of my favourite ways to prepare rice. The flavours are just simply amazing and give a great boost to the rice in terms of taste…. Read More »


Steak ‘n Chops Steak

In Beef, Meats On March 24, 2014 5 Comments

This has to be one of the most simple recipes yet. If you’re one who’s not too keen on spicy food or you’re just starting out with spices… Read More »

Serve with sadza...

Pork Trotters with Muriwo weRape

In Meats, Pork On March 17, 2014 6 Comments

Goes without saying… this is one of my favourite trotters recipe yet. It’s fairly quick  (considering that these are trotters) and flavours are just amazing! Second helping where… Read More »


Grilled Cheese, Tomato and Ham sandwich

In Lunch Box Ideas, Sandwich, Snacks On March 12, 2014 12 Comments

This is one of my daughters’ favourite sandwiches. They especially love it with vegetable filling, e.g, cucumber, tomato, onion and lettuce! I love how I don’t have to… Read More »


Hasselback Potatoes (so easy to make you will be surprised)

In Potatoes, Starches On March 10, 2014 24 Comments

As I’ve said before, potatoes are among one of my all time favourite starches. There’s just so much you can do with them and prepare them in a… Read More »


How to make Beef Lasagne

In HowTos, Pasta, Starches On March 6, 2014 9 Comments

Flavours bursting in the mouth, check! Taste buds tickled, check! Total enjoyment of meal, check! My family and I absolutely enjoyed this dish. Everyone went for seconds with… Read More »


Mnandi Oatmeal Muffins

In Baking, Muffins On March 4, 2014 4 Comments

These oatmeal muffins as the name suggests are mnandi (good!) They are a great “pick-me-up” treat for the morning. Calcium found in buttermilk or lacto which I used… Read More »


Tomato and Mozzarella Salad

In Salads, Vegetables On March 3, 2014 3 Comments

I really enjoyed this salad. It had a refreshing touch to it coming from the tomatoes and the mozzarella with onions and basil complemented the whole dish so… Read More »


Mixed Spice and Pecan Cake (for Dessert)

In Baking, Cakes On February 18, 2014 6 Comments

I love pecan nuts, I especially love them in cake too! I used them in this recipe here as well as in one of my favourite cakes- carrot… Read More »