posts · store cupboard

Sweet Pickled Watermelon Rind

Pickled Watermelon Rind:HomemadeThe other day my other half came home with a watermelon and I am sure if it had fallen on anyones foot, it would have required a visit to the hospitals emergency department. We often have watermelon and this time wanted to save and pickle the rind that is usually thrown out. Continue reading “Sweet Pickled Watermelon Rind”

desserts · frozen desserts

Dairy Free Mango and Banana Ice Cream

Mango and Banana Ice Cream-7133I wanted to make a simple fruit dessert for Ramadan and instead of the usual mango custard hubby likes, decided to try Donna Hay’s dairy free cheats ice cream. Blending frozen fruit into a delicious creamy mass with no ice cream machine required. Continue reading “Dairy Free Mango and Banana Ice Cream”

baking · desserts

Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Fresh Pineapple Upside Down CakeSome golden oldies are timeless and even though thousands of recipes and variations exist on the web, this Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake is worthy of another blog post. Maybe you have never baked this type of cake before. Or, its been ages since you last pulled out your favourite recipe and now I have you running to the kitchen turning everything upside down. Continue reading “Fresh Pineapple Upside Down Cake”