Wholemeal Chocolate Mint Thins
Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Curing Your Chocolate Cravings Fast : Wholemeal Chocolate and Mint Thins

Sometimes I discover myself in desperate need of a chocolate fix and racing to the shops to buy some sounds painfully long and drawn out.  These babies are not only quick and easy to make but they have no egg in them so you can totally "taste test" the batter (hooray!) without fear of making… Continue reading Curing Your Chocolate Cravings Fast : Wholemeal Chocolate and Mint Thins

Breakfast/Brunch, Seasonal, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Punch That Dough! : Hot Cross Buns

Here's the traditional Hot Cross Bun Recipe I made yesterday. This was originally a Taste.com.au recipe that they have since removed from their website. The only changes I made: I omitted the floury crosses added before baking (I find them tough and tasteless) and replaced them with either no crosses or the icing crosses after… Continue reading Punch That Dough! : Hot Cross Buns

Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Jammy thumbs!…and fingers : Thumbprint Cookies

These buttery little bites of yumminess are a new favourite in our house.  I used some of our jam from the farm: Apple and Blackberry Jam and Spicy Crab Apple Jelly.  Both turned out delicious though the jam looked prettier being firmer and the jelly was gorgeously gooey being a little runnier.  Next time I… Continue reading Jammy thumbs!…and fingers : Thumbprint Cookies

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)