WHITE CHOCOLATE LAYER CAKE w/ Strawberry Chia Coulis

White Chocolate Layer Cake w/ Strawberry Chia Coulis | HOMEGROWN KITCHEN

She wanted a cake with white icing and strawberries. So a cake with white icing and strawberries is what she got! Although I often share sweet recipes on here, the reality is we actually eat very little sweet foods. Seasonal or preserved fruit with breakfast and sometimes an afternoon smoothie … Read More

HOMEMADE: SOFT GOAT CHEESE

HOMEMADE Soft Goat Cheese | HOMEGROWN KITCHEN

I love making homemade cheese. Although in all honesty, with two little children in tow and everything else thrown into the mix I rarely find the time. However, this soft goat cheese has become a fridge staple. Besides the length of time involved it is very simple to make – … Read More

OVERNIGHT SPICED EASTER SCROLLS

Overnight Spiced Easter Buns | HOMEGROWN KITCHEN

Easter weekend brings memories of trips to Christchurch to visit my Dutch Grandparents. My Grandma [Bonemama] loved tradition so the weekend revolved around painting blown-out eggs, crafting, and of-course an Easter egg hunt with my cousins in the large sprawling garden. How Bonemama kept track of the chocolate eggs in … Read More

CHOCOLATE BEETROOT BROWNIE + A Radio Interview

BEETROOT CHOCOLATE BROWNIE | Homegrown Kitchen

One of the first things I learned to grow was beetroot. In my early days of gardening I was rather ambitious, growing all these exotic things because they sounded like fun – like Borlotto Fire Tongue Bean. However, as the years have passed I have worked out it is so … Read More