Mandarin Orange Cake

This Mandarin Orange Cake recipe calls for a cake mix.  I won’t waste time on my thoughts about cake mixes, they are handy when you are in a rush, but if you making… Continue reading

Mom’s Roast Potatoes

Roast Potatoes are one of my favourites. And my Mom, of course, makes the best roasters. Simple yet perfectly fluffy inside with a crispy outside. Mom’s Roast Potatoes Potatoes – peeled and cut… Continue reading

Creamy Garlic Mashed Potato

For days when you crave comfort food at its best; Creamy Garlic Mashed Potato. Creamy Garlic Mashed Potato 1 kg peeled russet potatoes Little butter for sauteeing the garlic 1 clove of finely… Continue reading

Lazy Weekend French Toast

French Toast is so simple, so delicious and something that can be changed to suit your mood so easily.  It is perfect for a long, lazy weekend when you don’t want to actually… Continue reading

Easy Buttercream Icing

I know that everyone makes butter cream icing… but just in case someone needs help on how to make a great butter cream, this is how I make it.  I base it on… Continue reading

Cajun Devilled Eggs with Cream Cheese

Another version on devilled eggs, this time with a Cajun kick and cream cheese.  The cream cheese sets these eggs up a lot more firmly than just mayonnaise. Cajun Devilled Eggs with Cream Cheese 8… Continue reading

Potatoes Romanoff

This is a really great potato side dish, which has all the flavour of a fully loaded baked potato and is baked to golden brown in the oven.  Really simple and delicious. Potato… Continue reading

Cranberry Ham Slices

Cranberry and cloves make a great ham.  Add some honey and it goes to another level.  So simple to prepare and bake, and a great meal. Cranberry Ham Slices 3 cups cranberries 1… Continue reading

Pizza Potato Skins

A really simple way to serve potatoes that has everyone wanting more.  Pizza toppings on a tender baked potato skin.  Perfection! Potato skins can be topped with anything, and these pizza topped ones… Continue reading

Lasagne Cups

I don’t know what it is, but mini/individual sized portions of anything just makes me happy; and thanks to a great blog I follow, My Strawberry Heart, I finally made individual lasagne cups.… Continue reading