Browsing Category : Snacks & Appetizers

Fresh Bruschetta + 4 Easy Toppings


When it comes to appetizers, I pretty much always prefer something fresh. Not only does it prep you up, and get you looking forward to the main meal, it’s just easier to prepare too. Which brings me to these bruschettas- I loove italian food! Probably the best thing about italian is- it’s fresh, delicious and extremely simple to make (well,…

Fresh Corn Summer Salad Snack


Hello! I’ve been thinking lately about..snacks. I’m a big fan of snacking and I bet you are too. However, the only catch is, I really like yummy snacks. And most of what’s yummy, doesn’t really classify as ‘easy’ and ‘quick to make’ all the time. I mean, some people call a piece of toast or biscuits as a ‘good’ snack…

Mini Coffee Chocolate Cupcakes


Hello! Weekends are for baking sweet treats. It’s funny though, these mini coffee chocolate cupcakes all started with me wanting to have a nice cup of coffee and a chocolate cake. However, since I’d just drank tea, I decided a coffee right after it might be too much. That still left the cake part, though. And when I started making…

Nutty Chocolate Truffles


I think that chocolate is probably the most universal food item there is. I mean, since they discovered the cocoa bean (or cacao, whichever one you prefer) people have just been gaga over chocolate. Am I right? So, when one has to make an easy dessert- the answer to that is always one where chocolate is the main ingredient! That’s…

Chocolate Banana Walnut Square Cakes


These chocolate covered banana walnut mini cake squares are just really, really yum. This was a weekend treat, made on a lazy Sunday afternoon..by none other than my sister! She has caught the baking bug and she keeps baking every weekend..and we all eat the amazing food she makes. These little mini squares are a perfect tea time snack..or an…

Fresh Mango Milkshake


Summer. Mangoes. A fresh mango milkshake. Waiting on your table, as a pick me up after work, or just as a yummy addition after a meal. That’s what I’m talking about. That’s the promise of this amazing milkshake that basically rejuvenates you with fruity goodness and gets your senses tingling with the richness of that mango. I’m loving this mango…

A Summer Drink: Minty Watermelon Juice


Warm temperatures are approaching and when it gets warm, you need a cool drink! This minty watermelon juice might just be what you’re looking for. It’s refreshing, ice chilled (i removed the ice before drinking it. I like my fruit juices ice-free) and it’s definitely¬†surely simple to make! It’s a totally summer drink: minty watermelon juice! PrintMinty Watermelon Juice IngredientsWatermelon…

Five easy to prepare appetizer ideas for a party!


When you decide to arrange a party, there’s just so much to plan. The biggest thing though (apart from the decorations, cleaning up, party favours, amusements in the party to keep your guests entertained..) is the food that you’ll be serving. The menu is so, so important. And the funny thing is..most people remember food served at parties. They’ll forget…