Apricot and Amaretti Cake

Serves 8 generously Now that I'm a wannabe minimalist, I might be less about the gift giving but I'm all about the fuss making, and more to the point, cake making because as Julia Childs once said [Read More]

Eve’s Pudding

Serves 6 This traditional British pudding is made up from apples baked under a light sponge. It's an oldie but a goodie. I like to think that this pudding is named after my friend Eve but truth [Read More]

Viv’s Peach and Raspberry Tart

Serves 8 Soft sponge packed with juicy peaches and raspberries - this tart is just peachy! Actually this tart is kind of cake like but it's Viv's recipe and if Viv calls it a tart, then a tart [Read More]

Caramelised Apple Buttermilk Slice

I've got this weird thing about using up every last drop of every ingredient because I hate throwing food away as much as I hate tofu (which is a lot.) The first time I made this slice to use up some [Read More]

Liz’s Sticky Date Pudding

Serves  6-8 Oh sticky date pudding! How I love thee! And don't get me started on the butterscotch sauce! It was this pud that started me on my sticky date obsession! Have you seen my Sticky Date [Read More]

Sticky Date Cheesecake

Serves 10 If a cheesecake and a sticky date pudding had a dessert baby, this would be it my friends, this would be it! Cheesecake and Sticky Date Puddings are two of my all time favourite [Read More]

Anzac and Orange Marmalade Slice

Cuts into 24 pieces I love marmalade more than Paddington, I'm sure of it. I recently played the Minimalism Game and during the month got rid of almost all the DVDs, all except Paddington that is. [Read More]

Cherry Friand Slice

Cuts into 16 squares I'm a bit obsessed with all things egg white. Egg white omelette is my go-to breakfast order. I never say no to pav or meringue but this moreish slice is my new favourite way [Read More]

Donna Hay’s Standby Brownies

Makes 16 squares It's no secret that I love brownies because the blog is full of them. Take for example, the Twix Brownies, the Mars Bar Brownies and let's not forget those Salted Caramel [Read More]