Maple Syrup Cakes with Vanilla Mascarpone

We all know that maple syrup is awesome generously slathered over hot pancakes for breakfast, but did you know its also really awesome to use in baking! You can use it in cakes,… Continue reading

Bacon Cheese and Caramelised Onion Quiche

After last weeks Bacon Roses I had a lot of bacon leftover! So how better to use it up than make a super easy, super tasty, Bacon Cheese and Caramelised Onion Quiche. Quiches… Continue reading

Wait, are those roses made out of Bacon?

So what do you get for the guy that has everything he wants already? Well, something involving bacon is often a good idea (unless they’re a vegetarian then it may need to involve… Continue reading

Anzac Cupcakes with Salted Brown Sugar Buttercream and Anzac Biscuit Crumble

So you made a batch of Anzac biscuits, and as delicious as they are you still have a couple left over and don’t know what to do with them. What to do? How… Continue reading

Anzac Biscuits

This Thursday 25th April is Anzac Day. Not to detract from the meaning of Anzac Day, but whenever it comes around it always reminds me to make a batch of the best Anzac… Continue reading

Strawberry Macarons

So as you would have seen from my last post we celebrated my niece’s 4th birthday last weekend with an amazing dessert buffet. On special request from my niece I made her some… Continue reading

The best party ever! ….well that’s what the kids were saying

After a marathon cooking day on Friday, it all culminated yesterday for my niece’s 4th Birthday Party. It was her first proper party so we decided to go all out! The theme for… Continue reading

Happy Easter!

You gotta love the holiday that involves eating chocolate for breakfast and gorging on sweets all day, oh and not to mention the four day weekend! And for those moments when you need… Continue reading

Chargrilled Vegetable Salad

This is one of my favourite easy summer salads. It contains everything that I love – BBQ, chargrilled flavour, and my favourite vegies (oh and maybe a beer while I’m cooking the barbie… Continue reading

Marshmallow Pops

I’ve recently discovered the world of kids parties! My niece is turning 4 in a few weeks and having a princess birthday party, which spurred me to look online at some kids party… Continue reading

Easy Rice Paper Rolls

As much as I love cooking, I can have days where I am incredibly lazy, especially on those nights when i get home from work and the last thing I want to do… Continue reading

Scones with Jam and Cream

The season has turned over into Autumn and the weather has been pretty dreary here in Sydney this weekend. So my challenge was trying to find something I could make this weekend, without… Continue reading