Category Archives: Snacks

When you don’t want a full meal, or for eating at midnight!

Oven-baked Vegetable Samosas

Guilt free! I love samosas but most of the recipes I’ve seen use a lot of oil to cook them. I don’t know why but I really don’t like to deep fry. Solution = bake them in the oven instead. … Continue reading

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Ultimate Bacon Sandwich

Bake the bacon into the bread. YES! I have to say that I think this is the best recipe idea I’ve had in a long time. Why cook bacon and then simply put it between two slices of bread when … Continue reading

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Baked Brie with a Oregano & Garlic Bread Roll Wreath

Let’s party! If you need a recipe for a party buffet plate then this is ideal. The bread rolls can be made any size you like which is perfect if you want to share with a lot of people. Cheese … Continue reading

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Double Choc Rum Balls

Yum. These little cake balls are a perfect treat for the holidays and also make a great food gift. The combination of chocolate and rum is a classic and it is very hard to eat just one of these. I particularly … Continue reading

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Mexican Pork Bites

Easy party food. These little bites are packed with flavour but take only minutes to make. They are therefore ideal for the busy Christmas party season or if unexpected guests arrive. I used pork mince (ground pork) to make these, … Continue reading

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Cheese and Mushroom Lattice Pies

Perfect for lunch. Buttery mushrooms are the perfect partner to the two types of cheese in these pies, making them really delicious. They are the ideal size for an indulgent lunch and you can even pick them up if that is the … 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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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 … Continue reading

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Pepperoni and Olive Pizza Scrolls

Perfect for a lunch box. I  love pizza but the traditional format can be a little hard to pack into a lunch box or picnic basket without it folding or getting squashed. These scrolls are completely the opposite as they are packable and … Continue reading

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Carrot, Pine nut and Pepita Loaf

Perfect for lunch or an afternoon snack. Carrots are naturally sweet and are great in all kinds of baking, not just carrot cake. This is the perfect way to add vegetables into your diet as you really don’t notice that … Continue reading

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