Mother’s Day treats

2016-05-04 06:00
 Quick and easy Peanut butter cookies.

Quick and easy Peanut butter cookies.

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QUICK, easy and tasty - two or three ingredient treats for Mom on Mother's Day.

Nutella pudding

two eggs

half cup Nutella

Separate eggs

Beat yolks into Nutella

Whip egg whites until stiff and fold one third gently into mix. Then fold in remaining egg whites

Pour into buttered dish

Cook at 180°c for 15 minutes

Serve with cream or yoghurt or ice cream.

Pasta cheese dish

2 cups milk

2 cups shell pasta

1 cup strong cheese, grated

Pour milk and pasta into pot and simmer for 20 minutes (do not let the milk boil). Stir often. After 20 minutes add in cheese stir and serve.

To make dish creamier add more milk

Pineapple cake

2 cups self-raising flour

1 cup caster sugar

440g tin crushed pineapple in juice

Mix and pour into lined or greased loaf tin.

Bake for 55-60 minutes at 180°C.

Peanut butter cookies

1 cup sugar

1 cup peanut butter

1 egg

Preheat the oven to 350°C. Stir the ingredients together until smooth. Roll into one inch balls with your hands. Press down with the back of a fork and then press again from the opposite direction, to form a criss-cross pattern on top.

These cookies will not spread. You can bake the full recipe on a single tray, if you would like. Bake for 12 minutes and then let cool on the tray for 1-2 minutes before removing to a wire rack to finish cooling.

Store in an airtight container.

- Barefeet In The Kitchen.

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