Category Archives: Desserts

In case you are not full up by now!

Toffee Pecan Ice Cream Pie – by Brian

This is really easy to make. If you want to treat your family, or if you have a party coming up soon, this might be the ideal dessert. The hardest thing about making it is crushing the Almond Roca (or any chocolate covered … Continue reading

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Super Moist Carrot Cake

Super moist and super delicious. This is one of my favourite bake-from-scratch cakes. I love it because it is easy to make and tastes amazing. It is so good that I don’t really think it needs decorating, even though I smoothered … Continue reading

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Sweet Treat: Malteser Crackle Slice

Chocolate overload. If you love Maltesers then this slice is perfect for you. Actually, I think crackle is a more appropriate description because it is easier to break this into pieces rather than to cut neat squares :-) I love … Continue reading

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Super Simple Dessert: Grape Tart

Just 3 ingredients, plus your favourite ice cream. I bought a big bag of grapes last week because they were a bargain at only $3 for a kilo. However we hadn’t managed to eat them all and some were starting … Continue reading

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Choc Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecakes

Full of choc chip cookie goodness. I haven’t made a baked cheesecake recipe in quite a while. This version is very easy to make and, because of the small size, they don’t take long to cook. I love the creamy … Continue reading

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Choc, Caramel and Cookies Layered Ice Cream Cake

All the best treats in one cool cake. This is the perfect weekend dessert for the family, or you could serve it at a summer BBQ party. It is super simple to put together but is very impressive to look … Continue reading

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Warm Anzac Cake

As I’ve mentioned before, 25th April is Anzac Day – the anniversary of the first major military action fought by the Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War. It is one of the biggest national occasions here in Australia. … Continue reading

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Choc Peanut Bubble Slice with Caramel Topping

If you are on a diet, look away now. This slice is sweet and crunchy but with a super-smooth layer of caramel on the top. I must admit that the caramel is also a little sticky, but that just adds to … Continue reading

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Easter Gifts: Filled Chocolate Eggs

Make you own Easter eggs rather than buying them this year. I know that Easter is still a couple of weeks away but, if you like the idea of making and filling your own chocolate eggs, you can start any … Continue reading

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No-Churn Raspberry Ice Cream

Low fat? No. Delicious? Oh yes. My husband declared this the best ice cream that I have made so far. I agree with him. It is very creamy and full of fruit. If you want to make an impressive but … Continue reading

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