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

raspberry and chocolate cheesecake
Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

The Sweet and the Tarty : Raspberry and Chocolate Cheesecake

Because tarty's just a whole lot better with a bit of sweet thrown in... As I mentioned around this time last year, Mitch is more of a cheesecake lover than a cake lover.  I for one would happily gorge myself on either or, but apparently not everyone goes ga-ga at all things dessert!  I made… Continue reading The Sweet and the Tarty : Raspberry and Chocolate Cheesecake

Mains, Yummy Recipes

Something Crass About Wee : Creamy Chicken With Asparagus and Tarragon

...because talk of the bathroom is always a great way to get people in the mood for cooking... Despite what goes on in the loo after eating large (or little) quantities of asparagus, I love the heck out of it.  When I was a kid fresh food wasn't really the, "in" thing (in our household… Continue reading Something Crass About Wee : Creamy Chicken With Asparagus and Tarragon