Chocolate Roughs

Makes 24 This was one of the first recipes I've ever posted and it's since had a bit of a facelift with some new pics and the addition of a Thermomix conversion. It's an oldie, but it's a goodie! [Read More]

Feeling the Fatigue

I feel like an enormous sense of relief.  The week of doctors appointments has been pretty exhausting but at the same time pretty liberating. It’s true what they say, “knowledge is power” and now that [Read More]

Sandra’s Champion Chicken Soup

  This is the ultimate feel good food. There’s a reason why they call this “Jewish Penicillin!” No one makes chicken soup like my Auntie Sandra! Sssh! This is her secret recipe. After [Read More]

The Endocrinologist – The Sequel

What with the cancellation of our European holiday and the wedding in Perth, I feel like we’ve missed out on a lot recently and, secretly, I’m still smarting about it. It’s been a long couple of [Read More]

Melt and Mix Coconut Cake

I bake when I'm happy, I bake when I'm sad, I bake when I'm bored and I bake when I'm mad. I don't think I have ever said, "I don't feel like baking today." Saying no to baking is not in my DNA. [Read More]

D Day with the Prof

I must say the advantages of having the same(or at least) similar surgery twice in six months are two fold. Firstly, you know what’s involved and what to expect so it’s easy to be mentally prepared. [Read More]

Donna Hay’s Too-Easy Blueberry Muffins

Makes 12 As their name suggests, these muffins are super easy and of course, super yum! You can whip them up in a matter of minutes and the ingredients list is full of pantry staples so you're [Read More]

Herb and Tomato Fish Bundles

Serves 4 Ingredients 4 x 100g firm white fish fillets 125g cherry tomatoes, halved 1 tablespoon rinsed, drained  capers 4 thyme sprigs 1 tablespoon white balsamic vinegar 1 [Read More]

Mental Health Day

There’s no better way to start the day with some baking! Today I decide to knock up some of Donna Hays’ Blueberry Muffins. I love making them because they’re so easy to prepare, and so delicious to [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]