Naartjie and Greek yogurt pavlova

Naartjie and Greek yogurt Pavlova to wow a crowd

Doesn't this Naartjie and Greek yogurt pavlova just brighten up your day and remind you of spring and freshness.  I have always loved pavlovas. They are so easy to make but are always a showstopper dessert. I developed this recipe in collaboration with MUNCHING MONGOOSE.  I knew I was getting…
Bone broth soup

Bone broth soup, the ‘elixir’ of life

Bone broth really is all the healthy hype now. And eating bone broth soup is a very tasty way of helping to build your body. You have always been told to drink chicken soup by your grandmother when you were ill and there really is so much truth to it.…
Chicken traybake

Chicken traybake, your one stop dinner

I turn to a chicken traybake at least once a week for dinner. It is, fast and there is almost no washing up. If you are anything like me and can't help yourself but be in the kitchen almost all the time you will know a messy kitchen is part…
Green monster smoothie

Green monster smoothie that even your children will like.

Green smoothies and juices can be less than tasty on your palate but they are so good to nourish your body. My children will not eat cooked greens so juices and smoothies are the only way I can sell these superfoods. But make it sound more exciting like calling it…


Hi, I'm Ankie! Welcome to Wooden Spoon Kitchen, my pantry of life, love and health where we constantly stir laughter, learning, eating and cooking together!


Johannesburg, South Africa