Espresso & Dark Chocolate Deconstructed Pavlova

 

I’ve discovered that coffee is as delicious served in a cup, as it is served in a cake! For some time now, I have been experimenting with coffee in my baking and I am loving the culinary qualities of coffee. It is also wonderfully versatile. With each recipe, I try out different brew methods, different roasts, different roasters and different origins.

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Why You Should Have A Heart Of Gold

Welcome to One Authentic Life!

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” ~E.E. Cummings.

What is this blog about? Well, exactly what Mr E.E Cummings says. The art of pursuing authentic living. At aged 25 I have started to discover that perfection is second place. Authenticity is first prize.

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Fratelli Foods and How To Drink Coffee Like An Italian

Fratteli foods

 

On most sunny Saturdays in South Africa I am up early in the mornings to work on projects, spend time with the family or do some shopping. However, on this particular Saturday I slept in. I’m not talking a little ‘lie in’ here. I’m referring to a leisurely and languishing slothful slumber! Anyway, when I finally woke up, I was in the mood for a continental experience.

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Malawi Mocha & Mandarin Cheesecake

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If you enjoy a decadent, luscious cheesecake with the distinctive flavour of coffee, then you will definitely enjoy devouring a slice of this mocha and mandarin cheesecake for dessert or served with coffee. It also happens to be gluten free. Why mocha and mandarin, you may wonder? Well, I love the combination of coffee with most things, but more specifically, the combination of mandarin orange and Malawian coffee works magically.

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Lattes & Love 9: Marlene’s story

This is the final episode of Lattes & Love… for now.

It has been such a special journey for me to get to meet and interview these inspiring women. A huge thank you to ECPACC for coming alongside me to make this venture possible.

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