Easter Mini Oreo Cheesecakes

Have you heard of OCS - Only Child Syndrome? Well, I have it and I have it bad. I've been living with OCS and after years of practice have the affliction under control. However, there are occasions [Read More]

Mini Egg Fudge

The other day when we walked down the Easter aisle at the supermarket, I asked David to please not buy me any eggs this year. I guess he think my no-egg request was brought on by my current battle of [Read More]

Pesto and Cheddar Loaf

Cuts into 10-12 slices It's been a while since Cathy shared her recipe for that delicious Olive Loaf , a recipe which my mum tried and loved and has been making with delicious regularity ever [Read More]

Apple and Cranberry Breakfast Cookies

Makes 10-12 large cookies There's a lot of things I love about blogging but one of the things is the wonderful people it's brought into my life. I started following Mona on Instagram after she [Read More]

Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Makes 16 Now I'm calling these banana-y beauties muffins but they're kind of a cross between a cupcake and a muffin. They're dense like a muffin yet fluffy like a cupcake, so perhaps I should call [Read More]

Super Simple M&M Slice

Makes about 15 squares There are so many things I want to cook from Matt Preston's Simple Secrets and Amanda's Slice is one of them. However, I married a dried fruit-a-phobe who refuses to make [Read More]

Melt and Mix Choc Chip Cookies

Makes 12 When I was in the States, I became obsessed with some American foods, all of them unhealthy, all of them sweet and all of them utterly delicious! I came home with a long "Things I want to [Read More]

Raisin and Walnut Mini Banana Loaves

Makes 8 mini loaves There's nothing me and my mum love talking about more than food. We'll often compare kitchen notes and recipe ideas, like this banana bread recipe right here. My mum had made [Read More]

Christmas Marzipan Muffins

Makes 12 muffins This is the last recipe post of the year and dare I say it, but I think I've saved the best 'til last! As you can see my adventures with marzipan continue. I can't stop and I won't [Read More]

Cranberry, Almond and Marzipan Cake

Our "surrogate" parents were over from the UK last week and there was lots of eating, drinking and being merry. We've always called them our surrogates, which is most definitely stretching the truth [Read More]