Classic Apple Crumble

It was the Hubby’s birthday last week and I wanted to make him something special. For so many recent family occasions I had tried new and interesting recipes but never really asked if he felt like anything. So for his … Continue reading

Strawberry, Blueberry and Lemon Biscuits

Even though I am trying to eat more healthy and cut back on refined foods, I still love baking and like to enjoy tasty treats. This recipe has been sitting on my “to try” shelf for weeks and I could … Continue reading

Zucchini, Cheese and Chive Scones

I love scones. They are so yummy and doughy. A definite menu item for an Afternoon Tea Party! I battled with making savoury scones or classic scones to serve with jam. In the end I decided to make savoury scones … Continue reading

Chocolate Almond Biscotti

On short notice, a few girlfriends and I were invited to a friend’s house for lunch on Saturday where we asked to bring a plate. I am actually starting to find this issue of “what to bring” a little. Not … Continue reading

Caramel Apple Cake

I have made this cake twice now and each time it turned out really well. A soft and subtle caramel flavour is complimented beautifully with the crisp apple filling. I was inspired to make this cake from a recipe I … Continue reading

Hosting an Afternoon Tea Party

Over the weekend I decided to host a lovely afternoon tea party for my girlfriends. I had not had a chance to see all of them since the wedding and few had been to my new home. I took this … Continue reading

My Ultimate Chocolate Cookie

I want to share with you my ultimate chocolate cookie recipe: Fudgy Chocolate Fruit and Nut Cookies . It’s got chocolate, fruit, nuts and then some more chocolate – just for good measure. Absolute perfection. It is a very rich … Continue reading