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Chocolate Fruit Cake

Chocolate Fruit Cake

If you are not a huge fan of the traditional fruit cake then this chocolate variation is exactly what you are looking for.  Dried fruits, dark chocolate and almonds make up the core flavours of this cake and I do have to say it is one of my favouite fruit cakes to date. Best of […]

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One Bowl Smartie Biscuits

One Bowl Smartie Biscuits

I decided to make the kids something a little fun to go in their lunchboxes this week.  They are dragging their feet through the last few weeks of the year and I wanted to give them something a little cheerful to get them through the day. These one bowl smartie biscuits are so easy to […]

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One Bowl Lemon Loaf

One Bowl Lemon Loaf

One bowl mixes are my all time favourite – less mess and minimal steps to make.  This One Bowl Lemon Loaf is absolutely delicious.  The hit of lemon flavour is intensified by using Doterra Lemon Oil or normal Lemon Essence found in the supermarket.  The addition of the coconut oil makes the cake nice and […]

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Lamington Slice

Lamington Slice

I don’t know about you, but for me the only part about making Lamingtons that I don’t like is having to dip each slice into the chocolate mix and then coating in coconut.  It is time consuming and messy!  I have solved by problem with this Lamington Slice.  By pre-slicing the cake and then pouring […]

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Choc Chip and Zucchini Muffins

Choc Chip and Zucchini Muffins

I’m adding another recipe to my ever growing collection of chocolate chip muffins.  This variation of choc chip and zucchini muffins turned out perfectly.  The addition of the grated zucchini makes the muffin soft and spongy, no dry and or crumbly muffins here.  It’s also a bonus that there is a vegetable in something that […]

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Raspberry and Coconut Banana Bread

Raspberry and Coconut Banana Bread

Last week we went a way for a few days and came back with a bunch of bananas that weren’t eaten, they were conveniently overripe and perfect for making banana bread.  I made a batch of my cafe style banana bread but turned it into muffins with added chocolate chips, I also made the Low […]

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8 Recipes using Strawberries that you will Love

8 Recipes using Strawberries that you will Love

Strawberries are in season which makes them cheap, sweet and in abundance.  Apart from eating them as they are, they are the perfect addition to many baked treats.  Try them in these recipes: Strawberry Scones Strawberry Yoghurt Cake Banana, Strawberry and White Chocolate Muffins Banana and Strawberry Bread Chocolate Strawberry Delight Smoothie Watermelon and Strawberry […]

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Cherry Ripe Smoothie

Cherry Ripe Smoothie

Last week I made a Healthier Cherry Ripe Slice and I had leftover frozen cherries and raspberries in the freezer which had me thinking what I can use them for.  I decided to take the elements of the slice and make it into a Cherry Ripe Smoothie – and it was delish. Five ingredients and […]

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Ham, Cheese and Tomato Relish Cobb Loaf

Ham, Cheese and Tomato Relish Cobb Loaf

Spring is in the air!!! This means that we will be enjoying more time outside and the meals that I cook will become lighter.  On the weekend I made the boys and I a quick and easy snacky type of lunch that we all shared outside in the sunshine.  They loved that they could break […]

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