Breakfast/Brunch, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Sneaky Fruit Magnet : Wholemeal Vanilla and Cinnamon Pancakes

I whipped up these pancakes for breakfast this morning and covered them with a smear of butter and a little jam. I  dare say a bit of whipped cream wouldn't have gone astray (yum!).   Mitch had them with butter, blueberries, raspberries, sliced banana and a bit of raspberry jam and then I made him plop… Continue reading Sneaky Fruit Magnet : Wholemeal Vanilla and Cinnamon Pancakes

Seasonal, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Easter Bun Cupcakes: Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind

{ Updated version from 2019 with Gluten and Dairy Free Options can be found here } I spent a large portion of today kneading dough for Hot Cross Buns.  It occurred to me half way through the second painful "waiting for the dough to rise"  period that very few people have this much time on their… Continue reading Easter Bun Cupcakes: Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind