creamy capsicum and chorizo soup

Creamy capsicum and chorizo soup

This super creamy capsicum and chorizo soup is so very delicious. It is easy to finish a batch in one sitting. The chorizo adds a very nice zing to it. Ingredients: 5-6 red capsicums 1 onion 2 garlic cloves 2 chorizos 1 tsp smoked paprika 100 ml pouring cream Salt Method: Peel the onion and…

easy spaghetti bolognese

Easy Spaghetti Bolognese

If there’s one thing everyone in our family eats, its Spaghetti Bolognese. Its a go-to recipe for many families, and its super easy to make your own bolognese sauce rather than buy one at the supermarket. I use this easy Spaghetti Bolognese recipe all the time. It’s my daughter’s favourite and has hidden…

supernatural books

Books we like: The supernatural edition

Who doesn’t like a supernatural read that transports you out of reality and into their world? It is escapism at its best. These supernatural books are really good at that. The Peculiar series by Ransom Riggs– Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, the first book in this series, is going…

cinnamon banana muffins with cream cheese filling

Cinnamon banana muffins with cream cheese filling

Muffins are great as a treat, snack or for kids’ lunchboxes. Easy to make too! You can give your normal muffins a very yummy twist with this wholemeal cinnamon banana muffins recipe with cream cheese filling. This recipe for banana muffins is a variation of one that caught my eye…

Desert Shadow organic hair colour review

Getting rid of greys is getting simpler these days, especially with the range of hair dyes available. But if, like me, your scalp is super sensitive to all the chemicals in these hair dyes, then you need something without the nasties. I saw the Desert Shadow Organic Hair Colour in…

multicultural children

Our multicultural children

My daughter will never have a childhood like mine. No games similar to mine, played in the middle of the street. No songs in my native tongue, sung with other kids. No riddles and rhymes passed on by my grandparents. She will not be dancing the same dances during school…

Easy chicken fajitas

I found this easy chicken fajitas recipe on social media and it looked so quick and easy to do, I had to try it. The Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas recipe is from Tasty videos. Give it a go yourself. Ingredients: 1 Capsicum 1 Onion 3 cloves of garlic 2 Tomatoes Lime…

Be more than the media

It is the new year and with it comes the litany of New Year’s resolutions very few people end up keeping. I know. I am one of them. But with the new year also comes wisdom and here at Her Collective we hope to share some of these with our…

Filipino mango float recipe

Delicious Filipino mango float recipe

What is a mango float? It is a popular Filipino dessert that is made with mango and cream. It is super easy to make and can be changed to lessen the sugar content. Although it is best made during summer, which is mango season, you can also use frozen mangoes…