Mandarin and Cranberry Muffins

Makes 12 These muffins are sugar and spice and all things nice, for me they taste like Christmas, but they're so delicious you can eat them at any time of year. They're not super sweet, so you [Read More]

Christmas Tree Cookies

A few weeks ago I was invited to an event. It was called Make It Merry. It was an event presented by Spotlight. And it was all about Christmas. That's a hat trick of happiness right there. Have you [Read More]

Christmas Hedgehog Slice

Cuts into 48 small squares Hedgehog slice is a big slab of old school deliciousness, especially this version with a festive twist. I tried to cover all my bases, so I've included the Thermomix and [Read More]

Thermomix Rudolph the Reindeer Cookies

Makes 12 I saw these Rudolph cookies in an old AWW copy of Christmas Baking. As I am a fan of the Lazy Girl of Cooking, I decided to simplify them some and make them in my Thermomix. They're packed [Read More]

My Top 5 Christmas Treats

Well in light of recent events, I haven't had time to think about, let alone do anything, about Christmas! I can hardly believe we're half way through November... already? Christmas is just around the [Read More]

Lisbeth’s Chocolate Spice Biscuits

Makes about 24 biscuits, depending on size of cutter These biscuits are as pretty as a picture and taste of chocolate, spice and all things nice. It was love at first sight when I first saw [Read More]

Red and Green Christmas Shortbread

Makes 18 I fell in love with these cute, Christmas coloured (egg free)  cookies at the Festive Flavour Cooking Class. I love the contrast of the chewiness of the cranberries with the crunchiness of [Read More]

Best Baileys Cheesecake

Serves 16 This cheesecake is the daddy of all desserts. I remember when I first made this decadent delight for two friends' joint birthday. Since then there has been much tweaking and tasting of [Read More]

Melt and Mix Gingerbread

 Makes 24 (depending on size of cutter) This gingerbread recipe is quick, easy and all kinds of delicious. When I was a kid, I hated all things ginger, even gingerbread! Can you believe?! Now I [Read More]

Stained-Glass Window Biscuits

These egg-free stained glass window biscuits are as pretty as they are delicious! I've given this recipe an extreme makeover - with some new pics, a new list of ingredients and a new how-to. My new [Read More]