Masterchef Chocolate Brookie Recipe

Masterchef Chocolate Brookie

Masterchef is a source of cooking inspiration for me it’s what bought me baking this chocolate brookie recipe . The other night I watched as three contestants were asked to create a midnight snack for Nigella Lawson. One of the contestants made a Dark Chocolate Brookie served with a Frangelico cream. It looked amazing! I … Read more

Malted Milo Cookies with Choc Chips

Chocolate Malted Milo Cookies

I’ve been feeling a little ho-hum about my cookie options. Lately, you could say I’ve been in a “cookie rut”. So I decided to mix things up a little with these Malted Milo Cookies and add Choc Chips. I love crunchy cookies that have too much flavour! With those factors in mind, I’ve created these … Read more

Peppermint and Chocolate Bliss Bomb – Beware!

Peppermint and Chocolate Bliss Bombs

I’m sure by now we have all tried a bliss ball or two. I published this Jaffa Bliss Ball recipe about a year ago and everyone loved it! The recipe included nuts and dates and was a lovely, healthy, wholesome recipe. This Peppermint and Chocolate Bliss Bomb recipe is everything the Jaffa recipe wasn’t. The … Read more

12 Quick and Easy Christmas Treats to Make

Christmas Treats

I have been spending a lot of time trawling the internet looking for delicious Christmas treats to make with the kids.  There are so many gorgeous, cute ideas out there! I decided I needed to share some of my favourite recipes from other websites with readers.  If you follow me on Pinterest you would have … Read more

Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Swap

Cookie swap, gingerbread cookies, iced cookies

I am such a lucky girl! I was matched up with Traci from “Cookie Queen Kitsch’n” for my “Cookie Swap.” As it turns out Traci is a professional cookie maker and she sent me the most gorgeous iced gingerbread cookies. Traci makes personalised cookies for birthdays, weddings, christenings and party favours and the cookies she … Read more

Coconut Slice

Coconut slice

For me this is the ultimate childhood retro slice! It was one of my favourites as a child, and mums seemed to make it for school lunches, fetes and any “bring a plate” occasions. Unfortunately it wasn’t a slice my mother ever made, which meant I didn’t have it very often.  Luckily I stumbled across … Read more

Stained Glass Cookies

Stained Glass Cookies

I decided to make these stained glass biscuits so long ago that I can’t even remember where the inspiration came from.  It may have even been a Daring Baker challenge all the way back in the middle of last year. For one reason or another I just haven’t had a chance to actually bake them! … Read more