Domestic Goddess

A decadent carrot cake {recipe}

A decadent carrot cake {recipe}

I have been baking a lot of cakes lately…there have been so many birthdays and events plus I’m also on a mission to test recipes for our wedding cake. This carrot cake will form the base layer of our wedding …

Chocolate birthday cake {recipe}

Chocolate birthday cake {recipe}

For Pieter’s birthday last week I decided to bake him a cake. I settled on a chocolate cake and had an idea for the icing and decoration of the cake, but I was still looking for a chocolate cake recipe. …

Recipe: Jalapeno poppers

Recipe: Jalapeno poppers

It was Pieter’s birthday on Monday so I spoiled him with a homemade three course meal with all his favourite food. For starters I made jalapeno poppers with peppers and jalapenos from our garden. I used this recipe as guidance …

Flourless chocolate cake {recipe}

Flourless chocolate cake {recipe}

I have been eyeing a flourless chocolate cake recipe for a while now and was looking for an excuse to bake a cake. And what better excuse than a friend’s birthday?

easy flourless chocolate cake

Decadent flourless chocolate cake topped with cream, cocoa and

Recipe: Filled potatoes

Recipe: Filled potatoes

If you’re looking for an alternative way to present potatoes as a side dish, this is a great idea. It’s easy to make and you can prepare it the morning or the evening before and just heat up before the …

Recipe: Pumpkin fritters

Recipe: Pumpkin fritters

This is one of my absolute FAVOURITE side dishes ever. When I was still in school I used to waitress at weddings for pocket money and in Kakamas, Tannie Keppies is THE best caterer when it comes to wedding food. …

Weekend wrap up {photos}

Weekend wrap up {photos}

The last weekend of January 2013 is done and dusted, can you believe that the first month of the new year is almost over?! That means our wedding is only 61 days away…yaayyyyy! (Yes, I have one of those countdown …

An easy-to-make meal for dinner

An easy-to-make meal for dinner

When the weather is chilly and I’m not in the mood to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, I like to make this soup. This is what we’d call in Afrikaans a “moer-bymekaar” meal…