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Doughnut Strawberry Trifle

Doughnut Strawberry Trifle

Every year I am known for dreaming up a different trifle combination that is not your normal trifle.  Last year I did the Lamington Trifle and this year I am using cinnamon doughnuts to make a completely over the top Doughnut Strawberry Trifle. This trifle is so much fun to make and it just looks […]

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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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Easy Peanut Clusters

A few weekends a go I Mr 9 pointed to a chocolate in the display of a cafe, he asked what they were and I told him they were Peanut Clusters, he said “they look nice”.  I told him that I would make them at home for him as they are really easy to make.  […]

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Lamington Trifle

Lamington Trifle

A few weeks ago I had a vision of what I wanted my trifle to look like this year and this was it.  A Lamington Trifle.  It is filled with lamington fingers, mini jam rolls, custard, three types of jelly, cream, raspberries and topped with dried INGREDIENTS 2 Packets Lamington Fingers 1 Packet Mini Jam […]

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Gingerbread Frappe

Gingerbread Frappe

Enjoy the flavour of the Christmas favourite gingerbread biscuit in a cold, creamy and icing frappe. INGREDIENTS 1 ½ Cups Strong Coffee, frozen 6 Ice cubes ½ Cup Milk ½ Tsp Ginger, ground ½ Tsp Nutmeg, ground 1 Tsp Vanilla Essence 1 Tbs Golden Syrup LETS PUT IT ALL TOGETHER Make a strong coffee using […]

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Mint Slice Chocolate Bark

Mint Slice Chocolate Bark

Mint, chocolate, bark they are all words that can be used to describe Christmas and they can also be combined together to make this totally indulgent Christmas treat. Thinner than a rocky road this Christmas favourite doesn’t require perfection or accuracy it just needs a couple of willing helpers and bowl lickers *insert kids. All […]

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Nacho Cheese Seasoning

Nacho Cheese Seasoning

Homemade Christmas presents are the best kind of presents to give and receive.  I have previously made a Chocolate Mug Cake Mix in a jar to gift with a mug to the boys teachers, an they were a big hit. This nacho cheese seasoning is super cheap to make and can be jazzed up in […]

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Chocolate Crinkle Biscuits

Chocolate Crinkle Biscuits

These chocolate crinkle biscuits come out of the oven with a crinkle effect on top making them look a little more special then a standard chocolate biscuit.  Crunchy on the edges and soft in the middle with flecks of chocolate chops throughout these biscuits are a delight to eat. INGREDIENTS 100gm Butter, softened 3/4 Cup […]

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Honey and Orange Baked Leg Ham

Honey and Orange Baked Leg Ham

Don’t wait until Christmas to enjoy a baked ham for dinner.  D’Orsogna have released Mini hams in both honey and champagne leg ham.  They are the perfect size to bake for dinner and have leftovers.  Alternatively, you can simply slice ham to your desired thickness and enjoy straight away without cooking.  You will find them […]

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