Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

That Awesome Feeling That Comes From Giving Your 6-Year-Old Exactly What He Asked For : Custard Cupcakes

Master 5 turned 6 last Thursday and given that he is related to me by blood it was no surprise that he wanted cake.  LOTS of cake. I have to admit that I was a little sceptical when he asked for custard cupcakes to take to school on his birthday.   They sounded a little… Continue reading That Awesome Feeling That Comes From Giving Your 6-Year-Old Exactly What He Asked For : Custard Cupcakes

Mains, Yummy Recipes

Rocking the Classics Despite the Cries of “Oh No Not Again Mum”: Basic Quiche

Quiche is one of my favourite thrown together meals.  It's so adaptable and with a few basic ingredients you can add whatever you like to make a proper (and in most cases nutritious) meal.  Leftover Quiche cold for lunch the next day is pretty awesome too. Master 5 and I have a love-hate relationship with… Continue reading Rocking the Classics Despite the Cries of “Oh No Not Again Mum”: Basic Quiche

Christmas, Seasonal, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Boozy Baking and a Squeeze of Lemon in My Tea: Rich Fruit Cake (DIY Wedding Cake)

For a Gluten and Dairy Free version of this Rich Fruit Cake, check out my other post here. I thought I'd re-post this recipe for any one getting ready to bake a rich fruit cake for Christmas.  If you have any questions ask them in the comments section and I'll answer as best I can. … Continue reading Boozy Baking and a Squeeze of Lemon in My Tea: Rich Fruit Cake (DIY Wedding Cake)