With Autumn just around the corner, it’s only fitting that this week’s #romancingthehome theme is our favourite Autumn comfort food. And let me tell you, you are in for such a treat! Since we all choose our own take on themes, we are always just as surprised as you when we see what each other… Read More Butternut Soup: My favourite Autumn comfort food
Hey there and welcome to this week’s #romancingthehome theme – an intimate dinner for two; just in time for Valentine’s Day! Now, those who know me know that I am not the cook in the family, so this is quite a challenge for me. How do I create this intimate dinner for two, in the… Read More An intimate dinner for two
This week’s #romancingthehome challenge has to be one of my favourites yet: holiday or family traditions! Now, I could lie to you and tell you that ever year, we put the tree up together on this day, we bake cookies on that day and we attend carols by candlelight the next day. But, as I… Read More A Christmas Tradition: Baking and decorating cookies
You know how much I love meringue based desserts. I mean, for someone who doesn’t spend a lot of time in the kitchen, I’ve posted 2 food blog posts in the space of less than a month and both contained meringue! So, I thought that I would share the really simple (and delicious) meringue recipe that… Read More Dessert: A simple meringue recipe
This week’s #romancingthehome theme is Christmas pudding. I don’t eat Christmas pudding. Luckily Christmas pudding doesn’t actually mean an actual Christmas pudding. It’s any Christmas dessert! So, with that, I decided to give you my 3 favourite easy summer Christmas desserts to make for those long, hot, summer Christmas days!
Yes! We’ve moved our #romancingthehome series to Fridays 😀 . This way, you have the whole weekend to give our tips & tricks a try 😉 . This week’s theme was flower’s with food… Now, as you know, I’m not a cook. I do like to bake though, so that was a start. I have… Read More Romancing the Home: Flowers with Food?!
Summer… long hot days spent hanging out with friends, endless amounts of braais (barbecues), beach visits and, of course, cocktails! So deciding on our #romancingthehome challenge this week of a (keto) summer cocktail was a no-brainer!
This week’s #romancingthehome challenge was a high tea. I love a good high tea – simple sandwiches, jam and cream scones and, my favourite, tea! So what’s better than a high tea? An easy one!
I’ve added a glossary below for all the South African slang & Afrikaans words. Alfresco dining: Cool evening breeze, relaxing ambiance, good conversation with friends and family… There is nothing quite like it! When alfresco dining was thrown out as one of the ideas for our September #romanicingthehome series, I just knew that it would… Read More Romancing the Home – Alfresco Dining: a good old South African braai