Zucchini, Lime and Pepita Loaf

A few weeks ago I was sick, like really sick, but not sick enough that I couldn't bake. I was sick enough to go to the doctor though but of course, I couldn't go empty handed. I get quite anxious if I [Read More]

How to Make a Lion Guard Cake

Shall I tell you a secret? I didn't even know what The Lion Guard was until my soon to be three year old godson asked for a Lion Guard cake for his birthday. The good news is that you don't have to [Read More]

No Bake Crunchy Lunchbox Treats

Makes 12 cupcake sized treats I love packing a lunch box and even though we have a long and delicious list of lunch box favourites, I'm always dreaming of new additions. Some days, and when I [Read More]

Chocolate Birthday Cake

This year we were on holi-yays with our gorgeous godson when he turned three so we got to wake up en famille and enjoy all the birthday excitement. We had big plans for a big cake for his birthday [Read More]

Leftover Veggie and Orange Cake

Serves 10-12 We've been watching the War on Waste. Have you seen it? I was horrified to see that the average Aussie family throws out 1 tonne of food a year at a cost of $3,500. Wowzers! We rarely [Read More]

Coconut Lime Slice

Cuts into 20 squares This recipe has been what I call a "sitter" because I've been sitting on it for ages, not because it isn't good, quite the opposite in fact, it's just too good. So good that it [Read More]

Orange Marshmallow Cake

Serves 8 There was a time at uni when I was so poor, I ate rice and peas for a whole term. My mum was living in St Lucia at the time and it was only when I went to visit her that I realised "real" [Read More]

Banana and Cinnamon Loaf

Cuts into 12 slices When we first came to Australia, one of our being weekend treats was to go to the cafe in the local bookstore and have a flat white coffee and a warm buttered slice of banana [Read More]

Lemon and Lime Loaf with Crunchy Topping

Last week when we returned from our big adventure up the coast, we were welcomed with a citrus bounty from my neighbour's family property. There were outsize lemons, lovely limes and some awesome [Read More]

How to make a Moana Birthday Cake

David and I take our godparental responsibilities very seriously, especially when it comes to making birthday cakes. I must admit, I was more than a little worried when our goddaughter asked for a [Read More]