• Glorious Chocolate Recipe

    Glorious Chocolate Round-Up & Linky

    The time for a new Friday Foodie linky and for a new round-up has come! I am hoping you all still enjoy your holidays but still have time to get online and link up your latest recipes. Plus in this week the round up is all about CHOCOLATE so I am sure you will all enjoy it! But first let’s take a look at the featured recipe from last week – Jacob’s Chocolate Swiss Roll! I had to choose Jacob and his recipe- pop over his blog (written by his mum)and you will understand why!   *************** Thank you to all that linked up last week and it happened to link up…

  • Rice Salad with Gaea Green Olive Tapenade, Lentils and Herbs

    A couple of weeks ago I received these fantastic products Gaea sent me to review. So the other day I decided it was time to cook something with one of the products. I used the Gaea oil in my salads but had to see how the green olive tapenade tasted especially because hubby is such a green olives lover. Check out how small this little jar is: However is so full of flavour and totally ok for the whole dish – a full pan of salad. Anyway here is the recipe and I hope you enjoy it as much as my family and I did: 4.0 from 1 reviews Rice…

  • #cookies for #kids

    Baking with kids: Cookies

      When kids are on their holidays they always demand sweet things don’t they? The “Mummy please can you make me some cookies/muffins/ice cream etc. I can help!” And you are like me the mother of a 5 year old you know that the help is not there for long – they get bored fast bless them. This time around she even help for longer and these cookies actually took longer than expected because her little sister wanted to participate as well so I end up holding her in my arms. This is a recipe we always use and is just great as a base! You can even add cacao…

  • Summer #Salad #Recipe

    Refreshing Summer Salad Recipe

    Summer…hot weather…lots of lots of salad! If you know a bit about romanian you will know that they love a good cheesy tomato salad! I love the simple tomato salad with a bit of salt and olive oil but my overall favourite is the Bulgarian Salad! I am sure that if you ever been to Romania or Easter Europe you heard of it. Below is my version of the salad with lots of parsley and feta cheese! 5.0 from 3 reviews Refreshing Summer Salad Recipe   Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 5 mins Total time 10 mins   Summer Salad Recipe Author: Otilia Stocks Recipe type: Salad/Main Cuisine: Romanian…

  • #Homemade lollipop #chocolate

    Homemade Chocolate for little hands

        My girls love chocolate! Well, all kids love chocolate don’t they? And mums! I love raisins and nuts chocolate from Caldbury but my girls favourite is the milt one. Although I am not one of those mums that is not allowing her kids to eat sweets and chocolate I do make them portions. If the chocolate is bought from a shop then one square after lunch is quite enough. This is how my idea to create our own chocolate at home came up! First I thought that making it in a tray like my mum used to is ok but then my mum recipe contains a lot of…