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#SeniSal Roundup: Aug 5-9, 2019

#SeniSal Roundup: Aug 5-9, 2019

  How do you juggle Blogging and Summertime?     Top three winners for #SeniSal Roundup: #SeniSal Roundup: Aug 5-9, 2019 Good and better ways to store food healthily :|: Deborah Hunter Kells Tomato Galette :|:...

Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables

Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables

Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables A lovely refreshing flavourful dish which doesn’t take long to prepare and only minutes to cook. Ingredients Chicken & Marinade 500gr chicken thighs(chopped) 1 egg white 1 tsp corn starch 1tsp sesame oil ½ tsp salt ½ tsp 5...

Classic South African Milk Tart

Classic South African Milk Tart

A wonderful and Classic South African Milk Tart Melktert originated from the Dutch settlers who arrived in Cape Town, South Africa, in the 1600s. Melktert is Afrikaans for milk tart and is a dessert which has a sweet pastry crust and a creamy custard filling made from...

#31 Senior Salon 2019

#31 Senior Salon 2019

#31 Senior Salon 2019 How do you juggle Blogging and Summertime?    Over the past two weeks, my husband's niece from South Africa visited us here in Canada.  Her first visit to us since we left South Africa more than 22 years ago!  We have seen her since we left...

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Soft Plain Yogurt Scones

Delicious Soft Plain Yogurt Scones Ingredients: 125g butter 6 tablespoon castor sugar 2 eggs 1 cup Yoghurt or buttermilk 3-4 cups flour sifted 8 teaspoon baking powder Egg and milk mixture to brush the tops   Method: Beat the butter, sugar, and eggs until light....

Home-tried Gingernut Cookies

The most Perfect Home-tried Gingernut Cookies for a Teatime Treat Home-tried Gingernut Cookies Ingredients 56g butter 85g golden syrup 113g self-raising flour 2 tsp ginger powder 1/2 tsp mixed spice 1/2 tsp bicarbonate soda I Tbspn sugar Method: Preheat oven to...

Low Carb Italian Meatballs

My hubby and brother are both skinny but like it or not they are going to be subjected to Low Carb Italian Meatballs. 😊 Tonight I made Low Carb Italian Meatballs. I prepared mash for them, I had mine with garlic butter asparagus. They absolutely loved it!   Low...

Beste Pampoenkoekies (South African Pumpkin Fritters)

Beste Pampoenkoekies (South African Pumpkin Fritters), basically, it’s what we all do with leftover pumpkin, but with a (no not a ‘twist’) a difference.  These are baked in a muffin pan and served with a delicious Caramel Sauce. What I love about these, is that my...

Delectable Date Balls with Biscuits and Coconut

Delectable Date Balls with Biscuits and Coconut Have you ever tried and made Delectable Date Balls with Biscuits and Coconut for your family?  Once you made this, they will be hooked and keep asking for more Ingredients 250 g butter 500g finely chopped deseeded date...

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