Squash & sausage risotto

For people who cannot do without meat, it is a great idea to add sausages to your risotto anytime. You can make it as spicy as you would like. Today we added chipolata sausages, the favorite of many youngsters. Served with a slice of focaccia with tomatoes and olives. Yum! Ingredients (serves 4) 4 higher-welfare…

Raw snickers bar

Many people think snickers bars can be unhealthy. But when you eat these gorgeous homemade treats full of energy, that thought will drift away quickly. We did not only add dates to this recipe but many more dried fruits, like apricots, raisins and cranberries. For the puffed brown rice we used rice krispies. RAW is…

Afternoon tea slice

We all could not wait to eat these in chocolate covered tea slices. You think it is a healthy snack? – Think twice. The amount of butter, chocolate and syrup will knock out the good old super food: rolled oats. But who cares? It’s just gorgeous. -enjoy- you will love making this. INGREDIENTS (Serves 8)…

Beef and pesto baked meatballs

My new favorite easy peasy lemon squeezy recipe! Instead of fresh sourdough breadcrumbs I did use (biscuit) rusk. In Dutch: beschuit. Just a couple, I just crumbled them. The texture of the meatballs after cooking is so soft and moist, it really melts on your tongue. Try it! I am sure the kids will love…

Chicken milanese with spaghetti

One of my favorite Italian dishes. I often make this recipe for my family but never with the Parmesan cheese, but from now on I will never leave this ingredient out! yum. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 2) 2 cloves of garlic ½ a bunch of fresh basil olive oil 1 x 400 g tin of plum…

chocolate caramel muffins

Better called as “volcano muffins” in the office. Maybe because I did fill the muffin cases up to the sky! But delicious they were. -enjoy- INGREDIENTS 2 cups (300g) self-raising flour ½ cup (50g) Dutch cocoa, sifted 1 teaspoon baking powder, sifted 1½ cups (265g) brown sugar 2 eggs 150g unsalted butter, melted ¾ cup…

Sausage Rolls by Jamie Oliver

Great thing to make with the kids during the holidays! Easy peasy lemon squeezy. Ingredients (serves 4) olive oil 1 red onion , peeled and finely sliced 1 sprig fresh sage , leaves picked 6 higher-welfare beef sausages / mince 1 handful breadcrumbs fresh nutmeg , for grating 250 g ready-made puff pastry 1 free-range…

Pasta meatballs

This dish is very easy and quick to make, and above all a hit with the kids. You can even make it easier for yourself to buy good quality meatballs from the butcher or supermarket, and skip the making meatballs bit. (Method 1-5). This is variation of Jamie Oliver’s recipe meatballs & pasta. Which is …