Category Archives: Desserts

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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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5-Layer Chocolate Cream Pudding

Dreamy. If you like all things chocolate and cream then you have to try this dessert. It does take a little bit of time to prepare, but most of that is waiting for the layers to set. I particularly love … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Raspberry and Meringue Hot Cross Buns

Dress up your Hot Cross Buns this Easter. Woolworths supermarkets, (here in Australia), have been sharing ideas on their Facebook page for topping Hot Cross Buns with various different ingredients. I’ve adapted one of those to come up with this recipe. There is … 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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Mince Pie Cheesecake Bites

All the flavours of a traditional fruit mince pie but in cheesecake form. If you like the idea of enjoying the traditional Christmas food of fruit mince pies but find that fruit mince can be a little too tart for your taste … Continue reading

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Pavlova Roll with Cherry Cream

This is much easier to make than it looks. If you are looking for an alternative to traditional Pavlova or Yule Log, this is a cross between the two. Using meringue as an alternative to sponge cake makes the ‘roll’ … Continue reading

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Choc Caramel Ice Cream Pudding

This is an ideal alternative Christmas dessert. With the rush of cooking on Christmas morning, it is great to get as much as possible prepared in advance. This ice cream pudding can be made now and just popped in the freezer … Continue reading

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Strawberry and Coconut Cream Crumble

Yum! Hot desserts are not something that I make very often but this one looks like it might become a favourite in our house. Strawberries are still in season here so I had some lovely fresh fruit to make this … Continue reading

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Recipe Round-up: Ice Cream Cakes

With the warm weather approaching in the southern hemisphere (where I live) and also still just hanging on in the northern hemisphere, I thought I would take this opportunity to look at a few of my favourite ice cream cake recipes from … Continue reading

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3 minute Chocolate Orange Cake

Your cake is ready I can’t remember the last time I used my microwave to actually cook something. Usually it just re-heats food or melts butter. However, now that I have found this recipe, I think it is going to be … Continue reading

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