Apple Pudding

APFK RATING: EASY The simple Grandma recipe really easy and fun to bake with the kids. What you will need:  1.5 Cups of Self Raising Flour 3/4 Cups of Sugar 1 Egg, beaten 1/4 Pound Butter (1/4 log of butter) Tin of Apple Cinnamon Method:  1. Preheat oven at 200C. 2. Grease your tin dish…

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APFK RATING: EASY Zucchini?! What you will need: 500g Zucchini (Courgette) 100g Olive oil 180g Raw sugar 2 tsp vanilla essence 270g Self raising flour 50g cocoa Method: 1. Oven to 180C. Grease or line a baking dish, brownie size, 26cm x 16cm. 2. I used a Thermomix for this recipe, any blender will do….

Freezer Food

 End of the week and you realise you have no time or clue what to cook for the children?  When you’ve either ran out of ideas or food to cook the kids for dinner or your freaking out during that “witching hour” this is the best time to get out those meals you’ve stored in…

MANGO & PASSIONFRUIT YOGHURT

This is by far my favourite yoghurt at the moment!  It’s delicious, it’s creamy, the sweetness of mango blended with the tartness of passionfruit as you bite into the pips, all combined to create this tantalising twist. I’m not lying when I say that this brand has the richest, creamiest, most delicious dairy products you’ll…

Mango Frozen Yoghurt

APFK RATING: EASY Creamy smooth mango fro-yo.  What you will need:  Mango (500g) fresh/frozen * 200g Honey 1 small lime juice Put of natural full fat yoghurt/Greek Yoghurt *Cheaper to get frozen mango Method: 1. Put the mango, honey and lime juice into a medium saucepan on medium heat for 2 minutes. Bring to simmer,…

Strawberry Banana Bread

APFK RATING: EASY The new banana bread.  What you will need:  300g Self-raising flour 220g Brown sugar 1 tsp Baking powder 2 Bananas 2 Eggs 150g Butter, melted 125ml coconut milk 130g chopped strawberries, leave some to decorate Strawberry Buttercream 75g Strawberries finely chopped 1 tbs caster sugar 125g butter 240g icing sugar Method: 1….

Eton Mess

APFK Rating: EASY Super quick, super easy and super yummy!  What you will need: Strawberries (chopped) 400 ml double cream Meringue nest  Ginger cordial/stem Vanilla essence Method:  1. With half of your strawberries put them into a blender and purée. 2. Once the strawberries are blended. You want to add 1 tsp of ginger and…

Beaut Blueberry Cheesecake

EASY/BEGINNER Creamy and sweet, this melts in your mouth. What you will need:  300g digestive biscuit 140g butter (melted) 275g golden caster sugar 100g blueberry 1 tsp cornflour 3 x 200g packs of cream cheese 4 tbsp plain flour 2 tsp vanilla extract 3 large eggs 200ml sour cream Method: 1. Oven 200C. Line a…

Rachel’s Mousse

EASY Rachel is also an Au Pair. I went over to Rachel’s to show and make me her host kid’s favourite pudding.  What you will need:  200g dark chocolate 20g butter 1 cup double cream 3 eggs 1 tbsp caster sugar Method: 1.On a low-medium heat, in a saucepan melt the butter. Brake your chocolate…

Salted Caramel Brownie

EASY/BEGINNER These are full of gooeyness and flavour, so deliciously moist. If you want to indulge yourself with some sugar than these can be your cheat treat for the week.  What you will need:   200g unsalted butter 100g 70% cocoa chocolate (chopped) 100g 50% cocoa chocolate (chopped) 380g can Top ‘n’ Fill Caramel (any can of…

Choc Chip Cookies

EASY Keep a batch of these in your pantry to enjoy with the children this afternoon and for their lunches.  What you will need: 150g softened butter 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 egg 1 3/4 cups plain flour Dark/Milk/White chocolate chips Method: Preheat oven to 180C fan-force….

Dark Rocky Roads

EASY This is all about texture and taste. It melts in your mouth. Everything mixed in a bowl.  What you will need: Bar of dark chocolate Handful of marshmallows (roughly halved) Your favourite biscuit – roughly broken Handful of almonds – roughly chopped * Handful of cranberries/cherries 8 strawberries Tbsp of coconut oil/butter * Your…