Category Archives: Baking

Mmmm cakes and cookies….

Parmesan and Pesto Swirl Bread

Beautiful bread. This bread is much easier to make than it looks – ideal for guests over the upcoming holidays. It would be the ideal side dish to a soup appetiser or a pasta main course. Parmesan and basil pesto are perfect … Continue reading

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Christmas Fruit Cake

I’m back! Sorry for the extreme lack of posts this month. I had family visiting at the beginning of the month, then I managed to catch a cold which lasted for two weeks and meant I had absolutely no motivation … Continue reading

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Simple Lemon Cake

Lovely! This cake is so moist that it could almost be classed as a mud cake, but I’m not sure if there is such a thing as a lemon mud cake🙂 Citrus fruit is in season here in Perth at … Continue reading

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Banana and Pecan Muffins

Ideal for brunch or morning tea. Firstly I want to let you all know that, for at least the next month or so, I’ll probably only be posting once a week. Our house is currently for sale which means I’m banned from making … Continue reading

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Choc Chunk Ice Cream Sandwiches

Yum. As those of you who are regulars to this blog will know, I am always on the lookout for recipes that I can adapt to make them easier or different. These delicious ice cream sandwiches are actually an adaptation … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Raspberry and Coconut Poke Cake

Sweet treat. I’m back! Sorry for not posting for the last couple of weeks – a combination of a holiday and lots to do at home kept me out of the kitchen for a little while. Anyway, for today’s recipe … Continue reading

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Two Cheese and Spinach Puffs

Super tasty. These delicious pastry puffs are simple to make and extra cheesy🙂 It is amazing how much flavour is produced by the 3 main ingredients in the filling. And, this would be an ideal lunch if you are trying … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past: Birthday Cakes

It is my birthday this month and, as I have to bake my own cake, I have been looking at a few of the old recipes on this blog. I’ve forgotten about how good these cakes were! Let’s start off … Continue reading

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Brunch Treat: Cheat’s Bacon and Cheese Pastries

Just three ingredients🙂 These delicious pastries are an ideal treat for a weekend brunch. They are super simple to put together and quick to cook too. I used bacon and cheddar cheese in my pastries but of course you can … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past: Valentine’s Day Favourites

Happy Valentine’s Day! I have been looking through some of the older recipes on this site and I thought that I would share some of my favourites which would be ideal for your Valentine. Of course there is plenty of … Continue reading

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