Tag Archives: Baking

Kit Kat Chocolate Loaf Cake

Yet another idea for a box cake mix. The Bounty Cake that I made a few weeks ago was so delicious that I thought I would try another one of my favourite chocolate bars – the Kit Kat. And, being … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Basil Pesto Quiche

Light but still super tasty. Usually I put a pile of cheese and also some cream in my quiches but not this time. The basil pesto gives this quiche all the flavour it needs and of course that makes it a much lighter option … Continue reading

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The ‘Bounty’: Chocolate and Coconut Layer Cake

OMG. A version of this cake popped up on my Facebook feed recently – I had a quick look at the recipe at time but forgot to bookmark it and now, to be honest, I don’t remember where it came from … Continue reading

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Cranberry and Double Choc Biscotti

Ideal for dunking in coffee. For some reason I have always thought that biscotti were difficult to make – but these aren’t. They are delicious on their own but also are the perfect accompaniment to a good coffee or even … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Caramel and Choc Chip Cookies

I baked a batch of these cookies last weekend and it still amazes me how good they are. I can’t believe that is was 2012 when I first found this recipe! These are super simple to make and I’ve never had … Continue reading

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German Spiced Cookies

You can’t eat just one. Lately I’ve been enjoying savoury snacks and treats so, when I found this recipe in the July 2017 issue of Super Food Ideas magazine and saw that it included black pepper, I knew I had to … Continue reading

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Happy Easter! Chocolate Treats to Share

I hope that you are enjoying your Easter weekend 🙂 If you find that you have an excess of chocolate then why not turn it into some treats to share? There are plenty of options from brownies to bark – yes, … Continue reading

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Simple Coffee Cake

No baking skills required. It seems there are almost endless ways that you can dress up a plain packet of cake mix. I think this is about the 15th different recipe that I’ve come up with in the last few … Continue reading

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Orange and Almond Cake with Honey Glaze – by Brian

This cake is absolutely delicious and is also both gluten and dairy free. After being served a cake like this at the Leeuwin Winery restaurant in Margaret River (Western Australia), and also seeing them on the menu in a number of … 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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