Family Food

Recipe ideas for feeding your family. We are a family of two adults and four kids (3 teens) so I am used to cooking for hungry people. Many of these recipes are soo easy to make your kids could make them too. As we are originally from South Africa our food is inspired by South African cuisine.

egg recipes

Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious

Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious We have three chickens and at one stage we were getting three eggs a day but now sadly we occasionally only get one so I am back to buying eggs. However, bought or home produced, eggs are still one of the most… Read More »Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious

chocolate truffle recipe

Cheat Chocolate Truffles you could make for yourself for Mother’s Day

Cheat Chocolate Truffles you could make for yourself for Mother’s Day I realised that Mother’s day is this coming Sunday but I don’t think my kids know about it, after all they haven’t been in school or in shops since last week so who would tell them?! Athol is usually… Read More »Cheat Chocolate Truffles you could make for yourself for Mother’s Day

Easy home made bread recipes

Easy Home Made Bread Recipes

Easy Home Made Bread Recipes Making home made bread is comforting, sometimes necessary when you’ve run out, and can even become a daily obsession! Eating it is always delicious. Some recipes are so easy, it needn’t be a chore to make bread, especially if it becomes a habit in the… Read More »Easy Home Made Bread Recipes

scoop of chocolate ice-cream

The easiest 3 ingredient ice-cream recipe

The easiest 3 ingredient ice-cream recipe Who knew that ice-cream could be this easy to make, with only three ingredients? If you are expecting guests over the following evening, and have planned to make a crumble or warm sponge dessert, you could literally whip this ice-cream up in minutes to… Read More »The easiest 3 ingredient ice-cream recipe

fruit and vegetables in boxes

Save money with less food waste at home

Save money with less food waste at home Ensuring we have minimal food waste in our home and thereby saving money is a big priority for me. We are a family of six, including two (nearly three) teenagers with adult appetites, living off one full time salary. The bottom line… Read More »Save money with less food waste at home