Greek Style Lamb Shanks for Easter – Pasella Recipe

Before mentioning ANYTHING about this recipe, I have to thank all of you for the incredible support you’ve shown me over the last week. Shooting for Pasella (South-African variety TV show) [...]

Baked Fish with Lemon Butter & Capers

You know you’ve got crazy family when your aunt arrives at your house from Cape Town with a giant Kingklip, wrapped in cling wrap and foil. Yes, it was frozen and YES, she did fly with it [...]

Home-made Marinara Sauce

As you might recall from my Cheesy Meatballs post, I have an intense desire to be like a real Italian Mama one day. I want my children to adore me like Italian children adore their mothers and I [...]

Linguini with Garlic & Mushrooms

Sometimes, all I need is a bowl of comforting pasta. I don’t even care what sauce/flavourings I have on it. I just want perfectly coed pasta. Even something as simple as garlic-butter would [...]

Thai Beef Salad

Now I know that Thai food has been around for a long time and almost everyone I know likes it. But still, I rarely venture into that direction of coing and I’m not sure why. I think [...]

Herbed Chicken

Whilst thinking of ways to best showcase herbs, I knew I had to do something with Chicken. I chicken because it’s such a great ‘canvas’ to carry other flavours. And one of my [...]