Rocky road is great to make as an edible gift. The kids can even make it themselves to give to their teachers or friends. Cut into a slab or break into chunks for a moreish treat. [Read more…] about Rocky road
Snacks & lunchbox
These parmesan savoury biscuits are great as a pre-dinner snack, and another perfect DIY Christmas hamper item. If you are making salty delights in advance, store them in an airtight container.
It is lemon season, and there’s no better time to make a lemon cake. This is a variation on a recipe from the 1960s. We love the simplicity of ingredients. Freeze additional portions for lunch boxes or snacks. You can also swap in gluten-free self raising flour if you can’t tolerate gluten. [Read more…] about Lemon syrup cake
On ANZAC day, there is the dawn service, the parade, and of course, these great biscuits. Anzac cookies are so named as allegedly they were good biscuits for wives and girlfriends to send to their loved ones in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps at war. Because they were baked without the use of eggs, it was said that they did not spoil and would make the long journey intact. [Read more…] about Anzac biscuits
These muesli bars are a cheaper alternative to commercial ones and use all natural ingredients. Our muesli bars only have a few ingredients, compared with around 20 from store-bought bars. This is an easy recipe that the kids can help out with or make themselves. [Read more…] about Homemade muesli bars
An oldie but a goodie – carrot cake. Fabulous for an afternoon tea cake, and also good as a lunchbox filler. You can make this yummy cake in either a round tin or a slab tin. It freezes beautifully as well.