Apple Waffles

apple waffles


  1. 1 large apple
  2. 1 banana
  3. 1 egg
  4. 1 tsp vanilla
  5. 1/3 cup butter, softened
  6. ½ cup milk
  7. ½ cup yoghurt
  8. ½ cup sugar
  9. 1 ½ cup flour
  10. ½ tsp baking soda
  11. ½ tsp cinnamon
  12. ½ tsp nutmeg
  13. A pinch of salt

apple waffles board

apple waffles side

apple waffles slice


  1. Cut the apple into small pieces and set aside.
  2. Mash the banana.
  3. Whisk butter, sugar, egg and vanilla.
  4. Add milk, yoghurt, banana and apple and whisk.
  5. Add flour, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt and mix.
  6. Spray the waffle pan with non-stick spray.
  7. Scoop batter into the waffle pan and cook as per instructions.
  8. Serve with honey or maple syrup.
  9. Enjoy.

apple waffles honey

apple waffle side half


Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin pancakes


  1. ½ cup pumpkin puree
  2. 1 egg
  3. 1 teaspoon vanilla
  4. ⅓ cup butter, melted
  5. ½ cup milk
  6. ¼ cup sugar
  7. 1 cup flour
  8. ⅛ teaspoon baking powder
  9. ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
  10. ¼ teaspoon nutmeg
  11. A pinch of salt

Pumpkin pancakes top

Pumpkin pancakes cut


  1. In a bowl, whisk butter, egg, milk and vanilla.
  2. Add flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and mix.
  3. Add in the pumpkin puree and whisk.
  4. On medium heat, heat up a non-stick pan and lightly oil with butter.
  5. Scoop about ⅓ cup of pancake batter per pancake onto the pan and cook until golden brown on both sides.
  6. Serve with syrup.
  7. Enjoy.

Pumpkin pancakes small

Pumpkin pancakes crop

Breakfast, Quick and Easy Eats

Granola Parfait

garnola parfait jar top


  1. Granola
  2. Greek yoghurt

Granola parfait ingredients


  1. In jar, start with a layer of yoghurt, followed by a layer of granola.
  2. Repeat layering the yoghurt and granola until everything is used up or until you fill up the jar.
  3. Enjoy.

granola parfait jar

Namfoodie granola parfait


Homemade Granola

namfoode Homemade granola bowl


  1. 2 cup traditional oats
  2. 1 cup mixed raw nuts
  3. ⅓ cup mixed seeds
  4. ⅓ cup pumpkin seeds
  5. 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  6. ½ teaspoon nutmeg (optional)
  7. ¼ teaspoon cloves (optional)
  8. ½ cup cranberries
  9. ½ cup banana chips
  10. ¼ coconut flakes (optional)


  1. 1 cup brown sugar
  2. ½ cup butter
  3. 2 teaspoon caramel flavour
  4. ½ teaspoon vanilla

Homemade granola oats

Homemade granola nuts

Homemade granola seeds

Homemade granola spices


  1. Preheat the oven at 180°C.
  2. In a bowl, add oats, nuts, seeds, spices and mix.
  3. Pour into a greased baking tray and bake for 10-12 minutes while stirring occasionally.
  4. Meanwhile, make the Syrup. Recipe here.
  5. Remove from the oven and pour the syrup over, making sure everything is coated well with the syrup.
  6. Return into the oven and bake 8-10 minutes and stir occasionally.
  7. Remove from the oven and let cool.
  8. Add the dried fruit and mix.
  9. Cool completely and store in a airtight container.
  10. Enjoy.

Homemade granola mix

Homemade granola mix pan

Namfoodie Homemade granola

Homemade granola done

Breads, Breakfast

Honey Glazed Loaf

Honey glazed loaf half


  1. 1 cup self-raising flour
  2.  ½ cup sugar (I used dark brown)
  3. 1 egg, lightly beaten
  4. ½ teaspoon vanilla
  5. ¼ cup butter, melted
  6. ½ cup milk
  7. ¼ teaspoon baking soda

Honey glazed loaf egg

Honey Glazed Loaf butter

honey galzed loaf sugar flour

Honey glaze

  1. ⅛ cup honey
  2. 2 tablespoon butter

Honey galzed loaf honey


  1. Preheat the oven at 180°C.
  2. In a pan, warm up the milk and butter over medium to low heat, do not boil and set aside to cool.
  3. In a bowl, mix flour, sugar and baking soda.
  4. In a separate bowl, mix the egg and vanilla and add in the milk and butter mixture.
  5. Pour into the flour mixture and mix well.
  6. Pour into a greased loaf pan and bake for 30-35 minutes.
  7. Remove from the oven and let cool for a while before removing from the pan and cool on a wire rack.
  8. For the glaze: Melt the butter and honey in a pan and pour over the loaf.
  9. Best served warm.
  10. Enjoy.

honey glazed loaf melt butter milk

honey glazed loaf flour sugar mix

Honey galzed loaf mix

honey glazed loaf done