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Michelle Phetlhe
  • Lemon cake rusk

    The seasons are shifting. My scratchy throat and the crisp breeze I feel early morning through midmorning daily completely confirm this. It’s time to get ahead of it now and reduce the struggle for everyone.Get all the moi mois cleaned and on...

  • Crispy rice

    I couldn't tell you why, but I would punish myself by doing research on said sauces, breaking down the ingredients in them, buying them and creating the sauce from scratch.This could either be seen as being a glutton for punishment or enjoying...

  • CCBB!

    I am well aware I have shared a Bao Bun recipe before, but I simply couldn't help myself, they are perfect and exceptional for making sandwiches with an Asian flair. Basically, they’re flattened dough folded into a half-circle shape.After...

  • Baked bean sausage casserole

    At least once every quarter in the year since maybe 2021, a group of us girls spend a weekend away in the name of R & R. Which can be Rest and Relaxation, Rejuvenation, or Recuperation. These sessions are made up of activity, lots of chatting,...

  • A colourful Mexican couscous salad

    Couscous is my mid-week meal secret. It’s so versatile and just requires hot water to make it. I like to jzooz/jazz it up with a little seasoning, salt, pepper garlic and sometimes some herbs, oregano or parsley.This Mexican couscous salad is...

  • Hungry like a Lion?

    They created one of those taglines that stay with you, simply unforgettable. We had the opportunity to visit the Hungry Lion branch at the new ultra uber and popular; ‘The Fields Mall’. Nicely positioned away from what would seem is the food...

  • Three-ingredient cheesecake

    Nowadays I’m very mindful about the amount of sugar I take in, when I get that feeling or a craving I don’t immediately act on it, if after two, three days I still have an itch, I’ll get some Gordans Wine Gums, Sour Worms, a Kit Kat or a slice...

  • Waffles! Not the DJ

    If you’ve ever watched cartoons, e be o bona Tom and Jerry go apeilwe pie e beilwe by the windowsill, ebe ba ngokiwa ke monkgo wa yone yaana, ke gore nkare ba mo moweng..lol, yes, just like that.Easy to find, it’s a few houses away from Poso...

  • Christmas Wreath P.A.B

    You know how people say, “The greatest thing since sliced bread”? Well, a slice is not as much fun as Pull-Apart-Bread (PAB).PAB is a great party appetiser that comprises of a bunch of little individual rolls, neatly baked together into one big...

  • Chicken Schnitzel

    I was intrigued if anything, by the name, as I wasn't sure how to pronounce it, followed by the fact that it coupled two of my favourite things in a way I had never seen before, cheese and chicken! Funny enough, I have not made this meal a lot of...

  • Luna Rosa

    The cool breeze from the rains and gathering rain clouds hit my face and it felt so restoring. I immediately had a flash back of driving down the coast in Cape Town.Actually, the name Luna Rosa for me has that air of lightness about it, you know,...

  • #2ingredientdough

    A flatbread is a bread made with flour, water, milk, yogurt or other liquids and salt and then thoroughly rolled into flattened dough.Many flatbreads are unleavened, although some are leavened, such as pizza and pita bread.(Yeast may be used or not)....

  • What a treat! Slicctreats

    This home-based confectionery business derives its name from an alias the young ladies’ friends used to call her in high school and what is really awesome about that is how things have come full circle in that, the same friends now support her...

  • Zesty Pear Cake

    The only thing that irks me about it is the fact that it takes 40 to 50min to fully bake to perfection and I simply don’t have the patience to wait for such goodness..lol. I digress.This cake is well worth the hassle. Since discovering it, we seem...

  • Let’s go, to Pedros!

    The first branch is a year old and is located at APJ, and those who have been in the know, have been enjoying this power packed taste secret.The food court at Fields Mall has been strategically placed to give it access to the playground area where...

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