Yearly Archives: 2010

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year | Blueberry Scones

Oh Christmas, it truly is the best time of the year. Whether you recognise the religious meaning behind the big day or not, to me, it’s all about spending time with your nearest and dearest, eating/gorging on so much food you seem to impregnate yourself with multiple food babies, consuming so much alcohol that your […]

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Everyone Loves A Cheap Tart | Strawberry Tart with Spiced Hazelnut Pastry

Like most women, I absolutely love a good bargain. There is something so satisfying knowing that you have successfully managed to acquire something at a price lower than what it was meant to be. Even if it’s only a menial amount and you only save a few dollars. It’s a like a sweet little victory!

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Simplicity At Its Best | Coconut Bread

Whenever I bake, I am always keen on impressing those who eat my wares. Back in the day, whenever I was asked to make something, whether it be a treat for a special occasion, a dessert for a dinner party, or even just something nice to munch on for afternoon tea, I always thought in […]

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The Crowd Pleaser | Hummingbird Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

When my lovely friends Joe and Kylie invited me to their place for a casual BBQ on Sunday afternoon, as always, I offered to bring some form of sweet treat. I was told that approximately sixteen people were going to attend, so I knew I had to make a huge cake or slice of sorts […]

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The Last of Winter | Little Apple Pies

Isn’t it funny how we all seem to complain no matter what the weather is? In summer, we find it too hot and sticky and spend our days sweating our butts off, constantly muttering “I hate this heat, I hate this heat!” as we anticipate the crisper season of autumn. Then, when the cooler weather […]

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