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Christmas Cookies with fruitcake recipe Milk and Cookies

Christmas cookies with fruitcake filling

Hello festive season: any excuse to eat sweets, Christmas cookies, and decadent treats for the next 2 weeks.  I went into this recipe thinking I was going to be giving most of these away and it wouldn’t be a problem keeping them around because I generally do not like fruit mince and even candied fruit […]

Granola muesli healthy balls recipe | Milk and Cookies SA

Granola muesli healthy balls – no bake recipe

These are hearty, crunchy and nutty.  There’s no messing around.  You just grind nuts, toast oats, and add in some other sweetness.  You can pretty much use any type of nut if you crush it up and don’t make it too buttery, but even then, too buttery is usually not too terrible. It’s like 2, […]

Melto South Africa | Milk and Cookies SA

Melto S’mores

The perfect treat to bring to a braai, Melto makes you crave more s’mores.  So what do you do with a package of s’mores?  Light a fire and melt some marshmallows!  This package is the project of Three2One Designs, whose product is part of a year assignment of 4 industrial design students, who were assigned […]

Townie by Bea Vo of Bloomsburg

The ‘townie’ – hello tart with a brownie inside

I didn’t make this up but I wish I did, the new hybrid treat – the ‘townie’. Cross-bread pleasures are trending hard and honestly, why shouldn’t they be?  Beautifully baked goods smushed together with two self-indulgent items that when on their own are decadently more-ish, but together, a union of two perfect sugary souls for […]

World Baking Day Bake Brave | www.milkandcookiessa.wordpress.com

Turkish delight cake recipe for World Baking Day – #22

The whole world is baking today from the U.S.A. to Europe to Africa.  Last week a packaged arrived at the desk of an unsuspecting baker.  Wrapped in chains no less, @ILoveBakingSA (Stork) sent two guys in black suits and sunglasses into the office to unlock a box full of goodies for World Baking Day, May […]