Rhubarb, Apple Custard Crumble Slice

Rhubarb, Apple Custard Crumble Slice

Welcome to the weekend lovely people. Has anyone had one of THOSE weeks? I felt we needed to be rewarded. This sounds like a mouthful and yes it’s a lovely one. A great weekend treat! This time of year this is exactly what the doctor orders- wholesome, fruity and a...
Spicy Sweet Potato Soup

Spicy Sweet Potato Soup

  We’ve hit soup season here in my household and if you don’t like it well tough. That’s what is on offer so get slurping. Miss 6 loves taking her super cute little pink thermos to school with a hot lunch. Mixing lunches up helps the boredem of daily...
Term 2 and Pumpkin Pie

Term 2 and Pumpkin Pie

Welcome back to Term 2! It’s a long one so I going to try to find some easy cooking solutions to get us through. I get burnt out about 2 weeks before the term ends and I am trying to remedy that. Trying is the key word here. I will make no false statements that I have...
Easter Sugar Cookies

Easter Sugar Cookies

I am getting in a few days before Easter Bunny arrives with this recipe and before I have “had it up to here with easter bunny”talk. Today I am happy to talk about it. It’s officially 5 sleeps until the fury longhaired Easter Egg deliverer arrives...
Peach and Raspberry Loaf

Peach and Raspberry Loaf

Oh Hi! How was the weekend? Mine? Productive! Not sure if you know but this weekend has been a LONG weekend, Labour weekend here is Victoria Australia . I am emphasising the ‘long’ as my daughters school also have Tuesday off too. Lal Lal Dad...
Before They Are Gone, Plum Jam

Before They Are Gone, Plum Jam

Here in Victoria Australia we are desperately holding on to the last few weeks of our beautiful summer (yes I know it is autumn). It’s been forecast for this balmy weather to last until mid March so we are embracing it with open arms! On the flip-side, we need...
Blue Cheese, Walnut and Fig Fougasse

Blue Cheese, Walnut and Fig Fougasse

Welcome to the weekend! Its going to be a hot one here. I figured this would be appropriate for the weekend because A. it takes a fair few hours to rise B. its that kinda weekend type of bread and C. gosh who doesn’t   love fresh figs or blue cheese??? I mean...
Raspberry And White Chocolate, Mascarpone Tart

Raspberry And White Chocolate, Mascarpone Tart

Welcome back or should I say I’m back! I’ve had a bit of time off over the last few months let me explain… December had us all sick one after the other, day after day, xmas plans were thrown out the window and the festive season became the “Lets not pass this...
The Day I Learnt To Make Blue Cheese

The Day I Learnt To Make Blue Cheese

Did I tell you what I got up to in August? Yes, I know its a while ago. I’ll paint you a picture… On a slightly cold damp day in August I made BLUE CHEESE. I was kindly invited to a Gold Fields Farmhouse  cheese making course and I gratefully accepted. Did...
Vegetarian ‘Meetballs’

Vegetarian ‘Meetballs’

I know we are heading straight into the 3 C’s ‘Crazy Christmas Chaos’ and the last thing we need is to add a fourth C- Cooking and stress to our daily routine but its little effort for a good few meals. I am all for mass producing at home to stock...