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Crockpot beef stew

Crockpot beef stew

Crockpot Beef Stew – A hearty and savory slow cooker beef stew, perfect for those cold Joburg nights. This stew is loaded with beef, potatoes, carrots and green beans. I just realized that sometimes I miss giving you guys some of my basic recipes, like […]

Meatballs with mushroom sauce

Meatballs with mushroom sauce

Meatballs with Mushroom Sauce – pork meatballs in a delicious creamy mushroom sauce served over mashed potatoes. Comforting and incredibly delicious! Today is a good day my friends. You know I love a good meatball, but when you pair together meatballs with a great mushroom […]

Garlic and paprika chicken

Garlic and paprika chicken

Garlic and Paprika Chicken – Deliciously baked crispy, juicy and tender chicken drumsticks with a garlic and smoked paprika sauce This chicken, funny story about this chicken actually. First time I made it, I screwed up royally… Not because I don’t know what I’m doing […]

SLOW COOKER BEEF AND CHEESE PASTA

SLOW COOKER BEEF AND CHEESE PASTA

Here’s a really simple meal to throw to together that’s pretty kid friendly too. It has ground beef, pasta, tons of flavor, cheese and spinach. I felt like having some meaty pasta and decided to try it out in the slow cooker. Usually I’ll make […]

Skillet Chicken Pot Pie

Skillet Chicken Pot Pie

While having double the amount of crust tastes great and all, it’s really not that good for you. So here’s a recipe to have your pot pie with just the top crust. And because the white sauce is made from mostly milk and chicken stock […]

Cheesy Hot Italian Sausage Pasta Bake

Cheesy Hot Italian Sausage Pasta Bake

I loved the clumps of spicy, hot meat so much, I decided to make a pasta bake out of it. And what’s a pasta bake without some cheese? So there’s just enough cheese to have some cheese string action going but feel free to add […]

Skillet Shepherd’s Pie

Skillet Shepherd’s Pie

Spring is almost here and that means more comfort food, casseroles, slow cookers, soups and stews for the blog. And speaking of comfort food, if there’s one thing I know how to do, it’s how to make a good Shepherd’s pie. I like my filling […]

Chicken Alfredo Pasta Bake

Chicken Alfredo Pasta Bake

I don’t know about you, but I love a good Alfredo. It’s rich, it’s definitely not good for you, but it’s oh so yummy. And why shouldn’t we love it? It has all the goodness of butter, cream and Parmesan. Creamy. Cheesy. Yummy. So today […]

Slow Cooker Rich Meat Sauce

Slow Cooker Rich Meat Sauce

Okay! So now that it’s starting to get slightly colder, I’m all about comfort food. Anything to distract myself from the chilly days. So besides a nice, cozy, warm bed to look forward to, food is the next thing that will get me through the […]

Lemon Butter Chicken Breasts

Lemon Butter Chicken Breasts

Here’s a quick and easy weeknight dinner. I don’t know about you but I loooove lemon pepper, especially with fresh fish. It’s such a great flavor to add to seafood and so simple to take from zero to “Wow, this is a yummy dinner”. The […]