Banana-Caramel Milkshake

What do you need after a long day at work? Tea? Coffee? food? Yes, to all the above but sometimes, just sometimes, you need something different, maybe a banana… with some… yummy caramel milkshake?.. yes? That’s I thought haha I’m always out there looking for an easy recipe, and many times, with the ingredients that I already have at home mainly because I’m a couch potato majority of the time,too lazy to run out and get stuff. With that being said… usually I make us tea or coffee after work but this time round I wanted something different- That way, I’ll … Continue reading Banana-Caramel Milkshake

Maple Oat Pecan Scones

If you have tried the Cranberry Orange Scone recipe I posted, then you MUST try and bake these!! They’re even better!! They’re crunchy and not crunchy to make your jaw crack and when it comes to sweetness, they’re just right!! I was meeting a friend the evening I baked the scones so I decided to take a piece for her to try. As much as confident I was, her feedback was important and guess what… SHE LOVED IT and obviously that made me feel very happy and all the more reason to share the recipe so you guys can try … Continue reading Maple Oat Pecan Scones

Parsley Meatball with spicy tomato Sauce

Talk about finger licking good. This recipe is loaded with herbs and spices and is very different from the regular beef meatball recipe. A must try!! Ingredients The meat balls: 1 3/4 lb (800g) ground beef 1 onion, finely chopped 1 bunch italian parsley, rinsed and finely chopped 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder 1 bouillon cube, crumbled The Sauce: One handful of small onions, peeled 1 tablespoon butter, 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 can (400g) diced tomatoes 2 tablespoons tomato paste The spice mix: 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder, 1 coffee spoon ginger powder, 1 coffee spoon ground cumin, 1/4 coffee spoon chili powder (optional) Directions … Continue reading Parsley Meatball with spicy tomato Sauce

Beef Pizza Nachos

I have been craving for these lately. Especially with the tennis Tournament going on, I had to have something to munch on while the anxiety levels rise! (You know what I mean right?) I mean, I know that I have also been telling myself that I really need to go to the gym and what not, but how can I say no to chips and nachos with a touch of garlic sauce… I caaan’t – Anyway, let’s get to the main part! INGREDIENTS: For the garlic cream sauce (Makes 1/2 cup): 1 1/2 tablespoons butter 1/2 tablespoon olive oil 2 … Continue reading Beef Pizza Nachos

Tender Beef cubes

Ingredients For Marinade 1 lb beef cubes – Marinate the cubes in the ingredients below for at least 2 hours or overnight for best results. 2 tbsp tomato paste 1 tsp garlic paste 1 tsp ginger paste 1-2 tsp red chilli powder 1 tsp of dark vinegar juice of half a lemon 1/2 tsp salt 1 tbsp oil Extra Ingredients 1/4 cup water 1/2 tsp ginger paste 1/2 tsp garlic paste 1 tbsp tomato paste/puree juice of half a lemon Method Put the meat with its marinade in a pressure cooker. Add 1 tbsp. of tomato paste, 1/2 tsp. each … Continue reading Tender Beef cubes

Get to know me tag!!

  Do you have kids? No.. Not yet hopefully in a few years 🙂 If you were another person, would you be a friend of yourself? Oh Hell yeah!! Do you use sarcasm a lot? hmm.. Not really, mostly coz I don’t usually “get sarcasm” lol  What is your eye color? Brown/hazel..  Scary movie or happy endings? Scary for sure! What are your hobbies? playing sports, blogging, drawing, cooking, list goes on!!  Do you have any pets? No, but when I do, It will be a dog ❤  Do you have any siblings? yes, 4 younger siblings who are annoyingly … Continue reading Get to know me tag!!

Berry Cheesecake…yum!

I have been singing the “I really want to make a cheesecake” song for a very long time until yesterday I finally made it. You see, the thing was, I was very nervous of making a cheesecake because of how perfect it tastes and it just looks… complicated compared to normal cupcakes and cakes. Luckily, I came across this “easy recipe” which still, doesn’t fully erase the fear of making a cheesecake, but… like my husband says, “baby steps”! so yeah!! This recipe is so easy and so simple!! follow along to find out for yourself 🙂 Ingredients 28 oz whole milk ricotta … Continue reading Berry Cheesecake…yum!