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Valentines Day Macarons

On Saturday, I made my first attempt at macarons to give away as little Valentine’s Day treats to my girlfriends who came over for lunch. Not to my surprise, nothing went according to plan to the point where I thought there was something seriously wrong with the recipe! Plus to add to my frustration, my weighing scale died on me so I had to guess my measurements when making the white chocolate ganache. In any case, I was extremely that, a) there were no cracks in little macaroons, b) they were still edible. So yay!


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Homemade Granola

Some weekends, I love waking up before everyone else to have some peace and quiet and do my own thing. Last weekend I decided to make granola so I could start my sister and new hubby on a healthy daily breakfast (as opposed to the usual staple coco pops).


I included cranberries, raisins, apricots, dried apples, walnuts, peanuts, sunflower seeds, oats and many more delicious additions!

Store in a large jar and leave it on the kitchen counter for easy reach.

Then served with light vanilla or natural yoghurt and a little bit of milk. Yummy!

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