It wouldn't be an understatement to say I got a bit obsessed with all things Nigella after I heard her speak recently. I'd been waiting to bake these for ages when suddenly the baking planets aligned [Read More]
As I embraced my inner minimalist, my neighbour and I agreed that we wouldn't buy each other gifts this Christmas, we'd make each other a gift instead. There's nothing new here as we seem to have an [Read More]
Huzzah, let's cheer, it's the first (new) recipe of the year!
I may have been decluttering around the house but there is nothing minimalist about my drafts folder. It seems that over the last six [Read More]
I remember when I first came to Australia and fell in love with the people, the landscape and of course, the food. It was all so delicious and so exotic, at least to me. My first Aussie [Read More]
There is no denying it, I've been in overdrive using my loaf since I got back from overseas and when I say using my loaf, I mean using my loaf tin.
This Christmassy loaf was actually inspired by [Read More]
Makes 12 cupcakes
So last Christmas, I saw Tonia's picture on Instagram and I knew I had to make these. As it was I made them for my students and my colleagues and they went down a right festive [Read More]
Now I know we're only a few days in to November but is it's not too early to start thinking about Christmas, is it? I know I'm a bit biased because for me, it's never too early to start thinking about [Read More]
You know what they say, you can take the girl out of England, but you can't take England out of the girl, and this recipe contains two of my English favourites - strong tea and marmalade. I always [Read More]
When we came back from holidays, we and our neighbour were like ships in the night. As we landed in Sydney, she jetted off for Adelaide... But not before she'd left a stash of fruit and veggies in our [Read More]
When I was back in the mother country, I was hoping that my love of minimalism might be infectious and that mum would be inspired to let some things go. With some nagging, ooops, I mean encouragement, [Read More]