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Dark Chocolate and Seed Mix Discs

Dark Chocolate and Seed Mix Discs

Chocolate is my nemesis especially when that time of the month is approaching (you know what I mean).  So since I am trying to make a big conscious effort to only eat all the good things chocolate has had to drop to the bottom of that eating list.  I did however find a way to […]

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Gluten Free Lemon Slice Cake

Gluten Free Lemon Slice Cake

I have had a few requests to include more gluten free recipes.  As we don’t have gluten intolerance’s in our home it isn’t something I have worked a lot with, however I am always up for a challenge and enjoy expanding my cooking knowledge. I am starting with a pretty basic recipe – Lemon Slice […]

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Strawberry Scones

Strawberry Scones

We all get a little bit happy when berry season starts.  I love that the boys what to gobble up as many as they can and that they are cheap.  To maintain a weekly shopping budget I refuse to buy berries when they are out of season – up to $5 for 250gm of strawberries […]

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Chocolate Carrot Cake

Chocolate Carrot Cake

I do love a good hide a veggie in a chocolate cake recipe.  I have hidden pumpkin, beetroot and zucchini so far and this weekend I added carrot to the mix. Adding vegetables into a cake, loaf or muffin mix is not simply to disguise the vegetables because all the added sugar and butter simply […]

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Passionfruit Shortbread

Passionfruit Shortbread

My fruit bowl is overflowing with passionfruits from our vine which means we need to either eat them, remove the pulp and freeze it, give them away or bake with them.  All of the for mentioned will be happening as I have a heap that still need to be picked up and brought inside. I […]

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Pantry Staples Chocolate Cake

Pantry Staples Chocolate Cake

A lot of chocolate cake use pantry staples to make them, but over the years I have learn’t that it is the way you use those ingredients to make a cake makes all the difference.  You can cream the butter and eggs or throw it all in and hope for the best but with this […]

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Granola Choc Drizzle Biscuits

Granola Choc Drizzle Biscuits

This is a really easy melt and mix biscuit recipe that is packed full of granola and sweetened with honey.  I chose to use a nutty variety of granola with no dried fruit as the kiddos aren’t big fans of it but you can use any variety of granola that your family loves. The kids […]

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Easy Microwave Caramel Slice

Easy Microwave Caramel Slice

I haven’t made caramel slice in such a long time.  Today on the first day of the school holidays we went out to get haircuts and have morning tea.  I was talked into buying a caramel slice by Mr 6.  It cost $3.50 for a small slice.  I explained to both boys that they would […]

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Oaty Yoghurt Blueberry, Banana and Apple Mini Muffins

Oaty Yoghurt Blueberry, Banana and Apple Mini Muffins

These mini muffins make a great morning snack or breakfast when you are on the run. They can be frozen and then reheated in the microwave for times when you are busy to cook. Filled with only natural sugars from the fruit and yoghurt and bulked up with the goodness of oats these mini muffins […]

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