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Flower Pretzel Bites

By | April 9th, 2019|Categories: Making & Baking|

Flower Pretzel Bites would be great for Easter, Mother’s Day, or any spring party. You can switch up the colored M&M’s for different holidays too. Think of all the possibilities! Have fun with it! Ingredients Pretzels Candy Melts - White Easter/Pastel M&M's Instructions Arrange pretzels on a PAPER plate. Place a candy melt in the center [...]

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Spinach and Feta Casserole

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Ingredients 3 eggs, lightly beaten 2 cups cream-style cottage cheese 3kg package frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained 1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese 1/4 cup butter, melted 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons dried minced onion Dash ground nutmeg Directions Preheat oven to 180 C. Grease a 1-1/2-quart casserole; set aside. In a large bowl combine eggs, cottage cheese, spinach, feta cheese, melted butter, flour, [...]

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Recipe for Smoked Chicken And Mango Salad

By | April 12th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

An elegant, fruity and crunchy salad that takes minutes to prepare and is perfect for a summer evening. Ingredients(Serves: 5-6) 3 smoked chicken breasts, cubed 1 ripe mango, cubed 1 bunch spring onions 100 g roasted peri-peri cashew nuts 50 ml creamy mayonnaise 175 ml peach fruit yoghurt Fresh dhania Method Blend the mayonnaise and fruit yoghurt together and [...]

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Chocolate Easter Egg Surprise Cake recipe

By | March 29th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Get prepared for Easter with this delightful recipe for Chocolate Easter Egg Surprise Cake, topped with creamy ganache Ingredients 150g (1 cup) self raising flour 25g (1/4 cup) cocoa powder pinch of salt 90g (1/2 cup) demerara or brown sugar 80g (1/3 cup) castor sugar 160ml (2/3 cup) vegetable oil 3 eggs 5ml (1 teaspoon) vanilla [...]

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Cheesy Chicken Spinach Pasta

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Cheesy chicken spinach pasta onion and chive sauce.  If you like a lot of sauce you can double the recipe because it kind of dries up for leftovers. Ingredients: 280 g pasta 2 cups cooked chicken (cubed) 2 tablespoons butter 1/2 cup fresh cherry tomatoes (halved or quartered) 1/2 onion (chopped) 2 cloves garlic (minced) 28 g chive [...]

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Cheesy Bread Recipe

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Servings: 1-2 (this is a small personal size so you might want to double or triple for a family) Ingredients: 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup shredded parmesan cheese (use 1 cup if you REALLY love cheese like me!) 1 egg 1 1/2 tsp garlic powder Pinch of Italian seasoning (optional) Parchment paper Directions: Preheat oven [...]

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Easy Jelly Kids Snack

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

These snacks are made in just minutes and the options are endless. They are the perfect play date treat, or school snack to make with your kids! Ingredients: 1 pack jelly 2 (7g) packets of unflavored gelatin 1/3 cup boiling water Directions: Put the jelly and gelatin in a bowl and pour boiling water over the [...]

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Homemade Mini M&M Granola Bars Recipe

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Favorite snack for kids – mini m&m granola bars! They are easy to make and don’t take long to make. The best part about it is you can add whatever your heart desires to it – chocolate chips, peanut butter, etc! Granola Bar Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups Old Fashioned Oats 1/2 cup Rice Krispies 1/4 cup [...]

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Valentine’s Day French Palmier Heart Cookies

By | February 8th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

ingredients 1 box puff pastry 2 cups sugar Optional: Assorted colored sugars, candies, sprinkles, and white chocolate chips (melted chocolate) instructions Thaw puff pastry sheet at room temperature 40 minutes or until it unfolds easily. Preheat oven to 200 celcius. Sprinkle 1/2 cup of white granulated sugar evenly on the counter or wooden board. Open sheet [...]

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Caramel Brownies

By | February 8th, 2018|Categories: Making & Baking|

Caramel stuffed chocolate brownies for two. Makes 9 small brownies. 15 min Prep Time 25 min Cook Time 40 min Total Time Ingredients 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, diced 1 1/4 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup + 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs 1/2 cup all-purpose flour [...]

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