Monthly Archives: September 2010

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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Old School Classic | Chocolate Macadamia Brownies

I started Home Economics in Year 9. It was a popular elective to study as it was one of the those easy-peasy subjects with virtually no homework and the requirements to pass the unit were rather basic – show up to class, check; clean up after yourself in the kitchen, check; and in Ms. Jutson’s […]

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