Mini Mars Bar Christmas Crackle Puds

These cute mini Mars Bar Christmas Puddings will go down a treat at Christmas parties and they're so easy even the kids can make them! This recipe was actually a happy accident. I wanted to make [Read More]

Boozy Almond and Sultana Cheesecake

Crunchy amaretti biscuits and sultanas soaked in almond liqueur are the heroes of this delicious baked cheesecake. Cheesecake is my favourite dessert and I can never say no to cheesecake. I think I [Read More]

Shirl’s Eggplant Chutney

It's time for this month's Reader Recipe and this one is a cracker. Praise be to my friend Judy who has kindly shared her Auntie Shirl's magic recipe. This eggplant chutney is the business! Gift [Read More]

Ginger Beer Bundt Cake

Serves 12 If you like ginger beer, then you will love this beautiful bundt cake!  I remember when I first came to Australia and fell in love with the people, the landscape and of course, [Read More]

Beetroot, Cranberry and Zucchini Loaf

This delicious bake is full of the colours of Christmas! 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 [Read More]

Easy Christmas Cupcakes

Makes 12 cupcakes These Christmas cupcakes are fun, festive and so easy even the kids can make them!  So last Christmas, I saw Tonia's picture on Instagram and I knew I had to make [Read More]

Yuletide Cherry Slice

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 [Read More]

Christmas Marzipan Muffins

Makes 12 muffins These Marzipan Muffins taste just like Christmas! 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 [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]