Porridge & Co (Traditional + Thermomix)

Now that school is starting again, we are having the healthy breakfast option again, the one that is filling enough to last until lunch. And doing this, in my house at least, we're talking about porridge! I have been a fan since I was a teenager. It was my daily breakfast for years. In the … Continue reading Porridge & Co (Traditional + Thermomix)

Smoothie

A super healthy - and completely easy to make - treat , which pleases young and old. The glasses come from here but at the moment they have no more stock. I make a smoothie almost every day for my family, or my boys make it themselves. Perfect in the morning or for afternoon snack! … Continue reading Smoothie

The perfect hard boiled egg such an easy trick

Cooking a perfect hard egg can be more difficult than you think. If you cook it too short it is soft and if you cook it too long it often has an unsightly green border around the egg yolk. Hard eggs are so incredibly versatile! In salads, on bread, as devilled eggs (my fabulous toadstool) … Continue reading The perfect hard boiled egg such an easy trick

Fruit Carpaccio

Very easy and simple ideas for a light breakfast, dessert or for a summer buffet 😊 Pineapple Carpaccio with Mint Sugar 1 pineapple, well peeled, the hard core removed4 tbsp sugara couple of mint leaves (the rough stem in the middle of the leaves removed) Cut the pineapples into very thin slices (works okay by … Continue reading Fruit Carpaccio

Brioche (traditional & Thermomix)

On the weekends I love having fresh Brioche in the house. For years I didn't dare making one and excused that by saying that in any case the Brioche in our supermarket is just as good as homemade. Boy did I get that wrong ! All you really need is patience. The reward is twofold. … Continue reading Brioche (traditional & Thermomix)