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Cherry plum galettes

Think-Cherry plum galettes! This heat has been unbearable these last couple days. I've always loved summer over winter, but lately, I am overthinking things. What do you eat when it's 35 degrees Celsius outside? and what to do with a 17month old in this heat!? That indeed is the question.
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Gluten-free cornbread

Gluten-free cornbread is the perfect salad side dish around. We are such corn lovers in our household and would eat a couple of corn on the cobs per week. Especially my son, he just loves corn so much! I wanted to make a healthier, vegan and gluten-free version and the first go was a pretty good success. You can sub the gluten-free flour for normal whole wheat or white pastry flour for a more light effect.
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Ten easy dinners

These ten dinner ideas have literally saved me a couple times. Dinner was on the table almost every night thankfully due to these easy recipes. Becoming a mother has been a full-time job and other duties like cooking took a backseat for a while, but once I got into the groove of being a mother and a wife it all just seemed a bit more effortless. Come and have a look at my summary of the last seven months of motherhood and of course some yum recipes to try for yourself!
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À la mode French

À la mode French is the French lifestyle, fashion and decor all summed up. They know how to be "chic" and timeless. I visited a new store in town that just has the trick to brighten up your day. It's filled with orchids, succulents, decor items and even a pause cafe for those weary days. I brought them some Wild blackberry cupcakes. For the recipe and more stylish ideas, read a bit more here.
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Nutella surprise cake

Nutella surprise cake, I bake this goodie for a 16th birthday. Lucky fish, wish I could've had a cake like this on my 16th birthday. Kids these days, am I right?! Want a slice then get in line, because this recipe is pretty easy! You'll have this winner on the table ready in no time at all. Baked by all mothers who spend their babies naptime as a time of solace and enjoyment for all their hobbies, Nah, maybe not, but for those who do! This recipe is for you!
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Sommerskos op die tafel met Marita van der Vyver

Om die tafel met Marita van der Vyver, is 'n droom onderhoud wat 'n werklikheid geword het vir my. Nie net is sy 'n ikoniese skrywer nie, maar sommer 'n bobaas kook ook. Somerkos in Provence is sowaar net 'n voorsmakie van die "creme de la creme" lewe van Marita van der Vyver in Frankryk. Ek het behoorlik gesmul toe ek deur haar Somerkos in Provence kosboek blaai en ek kon nie wag om elke resep te probeer nie.