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  • Crunchie Recipe a healthy version

    South African Crunchies – a healthy version

    This fabulous healthy version of South African crunchies is the creation of Anje van der Merwe who based it on our traditional family crunchy recipe.  I always say ‘If you love it, share…

  • Crunchies like mama makes them

    Crunchies – A South African Favourite

    When I orginally started my blog it was for the sole purpose of keeping a record of all my recipes for my children who live around the world.  My mother’s recipes have…

  • Anzac Day horses

    A Stunning Anzac Day tribute

    “A stunning Anzac Day tribute to the 8 million horses, donkeys and mules that died faithfully supporting their respective armies in World War 1.  Faithful to the end. “Lest we forget the soldiers…

  • Traditional scottish shortbread

    Traditional Scottish Shortbread

      I always associate shortbread with Christmas, and it was something my mother in law made every year.  The ingredients for shortbread are simple, and all shortbreads are based on the traditional…