Category Archives: Desserts

In case you are not full up by now!

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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Cheat’s Creme Egg Brownies

These are really simple to make. A few friends have been sharing recipes for Creme Egg Brownies via Facebook, but I thought I would come up with a cheat’s version for lazy people like me :-) My recipe uses a … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day: Raspberry Marshmallow Cupcakes

These are perfect if the one you love has a sweet tooth. As promised on Wednesday, these are a great dessert to finish your Valentine’s Day feast. These are another adaptation on my cheat’s way of making cupcakes. I really … Continue reading

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Australia Day: Lamington Cheesecake

Happy Australia Day! In honour of Australia Day I thought I would turn a classic Australian treat, Lamingtons, into a cheesecake. For those that don’t know, a Lamington is a sponge cake that is coated in chocolate frosting then smothered … Continue reading

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