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#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...

Scones with Sour Milk

Scones with Sour Milk

Scones with Sour Milk In order to taste the best ever Scone, you will need to make these easy to prepare Scones with Sour Milk!  Yes, Sour Milk is the secret ingredient and do not knead the dough!  All you require to do would be gently patting the ingredients together...

#SeniSal Roundup: July 29-Aug 2, 2019

#SeniSal Roundup: July 29-Aug 2, 2019

  Did any of those doors open for you over the past week, or did you stare, procrastinate and missed the opportunity?    #SeniSal Roundup: July 29-Aug 2, 2019 Congratulations to our winners Top three winners...

Lemon Bundt Tea Cake

Lemon Bundt Tea Cake

Have you tasted a Lemon Bundt Tea Cake? Ingredients: 1½ cup self-raising flour 1 teaspoon baking powder - (sift together twice) 3 large eggs 1 cup castor sugar Zest of 2 small lemons 2 lemons squeezed ½ cup cooking oil   [click_to_tweet tweet="Have you tasted a...

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Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup

Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup.  Yes, this is the most delectable Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup you will find on this planet! Ingredients: 1 Tblsp Vegetable oil 1 1/2 kg Soup meat or stewing chunks1 Onion, chopped, 2 tsp Grated garlic 6 Large carrots, coarsely grated 2...

Super Indian Fry Bread

This will be one of the best recipes you'll ever try, this is a Super Indian Fry Bread.  It is deep fried until golden brown and you can cover it with a sweet or savory topping, just like you prefer! Ingredients for Super Indian Fry Bread 4 cups all-purpose flour 1...

Fruit Breakfast Bowl with Feta Cheese

Fruit Breakfast Bowl with Feta Cheese, what a delightful, fresh and easy breakfast. Ingredients: ½ of green apple diced ½ of red apple diced 1 orange segments de-skinned and taken only the flesh papaya diced ½ cup 1 medium-sized cucumber diced 1 tomato diced sliced...

How to Poach Eggs in the Microwave

Do you know the best way How to Poach Eggs in the Microwave Ingredients: 1 egg A ⅓ cup of water ¼ tsp of white vinegar Method: Fill microwave-safe mug or small bowl with 1/3 cup water and a splash of vinegar, as this will help it to come together to form a single...

Crispy Delicious Pork Bites

The best ever Crispy Delicious Pork Bites for the whole family! It was super delicious and I've had it for supper too (will have to stash!) – the sauce is the bomb! Nothing diety about this meal enjoy everybody – even the crackling! But only 110gr okay 😊 Ingredients...

The Culinary Alphabet, The letter Q

Welcome to the next installment of The Culinary Alphabet, The letter Q.   I haven't found the letter Q as difficult as some of the other letters although I am guessing I am heading towards the section of the Alphabet which at some point quite soon will get more...

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