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Easy Cheesy Potatoes

Cheesy Goodness It's that time of the year again where this delicious recipe pops up! My sister and I have had this cheesy potato recipe from our Dad from many moons ago. We make it all the time and bring it to dinners and potlucks. It's the perfect dish to travel with and if you can make it ahead of time, you only need to heat it up right before serving. Highly sought after, this dish is super easy to make.  But I must warn you, if you make it once, you'll have to make it many more times. It's very easy…

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Best Apple Cake Recipe

My very good friend and incredible baker Maria Jose Condesa recently visited me. She was determined to help me deal with the apple surplus I had from my tree this year. It seemed to be an excellent year for my fruit trees. They have grown so high! Not so good for tomatoes though. This apple cake is very delicious warm out of the oven, cooled down or re-heated.  As I watched her prepare and bake this cake I realized how lucky I am to have: An apple tree in my backyard; A country to live in that has ever changing…

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Ginger Sandwich Cookies with Lemon Filling

Prepare for ginger "gastrogasms"... ...with this cookie when you try it - it is ridiculously delicious. The ginger flavour is perfect and the sweet and tangy lemon icing makes me want to lick all the leftovers out of the bowl. Together they are the best match made since my husband and I met.  This recipe came from the new cookbook called Lick Your Plate and I was very excited to receive it earlier this month. I asked my family to pick a few recipes we could try out. After extensive thinking and LONG turns, this is what they came up with: (How crazy is…

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Mum’s Sausage Tomato Casserole

This recipe was taught to me by my mum. I have very early recollections of her preparing the layers, peppering each one as she made it and the delicious smells that steadily grew. This is one of my favourite meals. You will need: ( All the amounts depend on what you like best. This list will tell you the minimum you need. ) 1 pack breakfast sausages, ( or whatever flavour you love, ); Can of diced tomatoes - drained; 1 Large onion; Green beans drained - canned, or frozen - canned works best due to the consistency; Potatoes to make enough…

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