Banana, linseed and chia bread

I have wandered and my heart is happy. To a hidden gem surrounded by the sea. A week full of stunning daily sunrises and sunsets, of mud flats to explore and scavenge. It was time spent dazzled by nature with … Continue reading

Chocolate Mousse brownie stack

┬áChocolate, it seems to be the theme running through my posts lately. And this post is no different.   But my excuse, winter and the need to wrap myself in warmth and deliciousness. There has been a chill to the … Continue reading

Kombucha spiked Chocolate Mud Cake

Life. It’s been busy, manic and timeless. Rushed, exhausting and a little chaotic. I am constantly thinking tomorrow will be calmer, tomorrow.   I have been out of sync, in need of recalibration, running 2 steps behind the universe. And … Continue reading

Date, Tahini and Cacao truffles (nut free, gluten free and dairy free)

The joy that is felt when you find a super healthy food that a 4 year old will eat happily at any time of day (or night) is only one a mum would get. It’s not very often the words, … Continue reading

A tart Lemon Curd Slice

The chill of winters air has made it’s way into the breeze. Bringing with it the desire for comfort, warmth and fullness.   The sun has lost it’s intensity, shining bright but with a waning warmth. A sleepy heat, just … Continue reading

Mini Passionfruit Cakes with Lime Curd Icing

  When the sun is shining in those last moments of summer, where the days are still warm and the evenings chilled, the feeling of want and comforting begins to tread lightly in our hearts. Comforts to warm and fill … Continue reading

Raspberry Frangipane and Apple compote ANZAC crumble

ANZAC day has just past here in Australia. It’s a day for Australia and New Zealand to pay respect to the service men and women of both past and present. To stand proudly and respectfully together to say thanks, to … Continue reading

Pear and Almond Frangipane Freeform Tart

When Sunday rolls around (often with a simple bink of an eye) I make my morning commute into The Valley. A stunning tree lined, farm strewn, creek lined, rainforest just 5 kilometers from the beach. It’s a place to rejuvenate … Continue reading

Baked Passionfruit Cheesecake

I love those deserts that are created from the reminiscence of the back of the fridge. Fruit that has been long forgotten or given. Cheese hidden as though treasure. Food based media personalities have been claiming loud and clear that … Continue reading

“Caramello” Pot de Creme

We found ourselves with a lot of chocolate after Christmas, and although most was devoured eagerly, I managed to sneak some aside for some extravagance. Caramel, Chocolate, salt. There couldn’t be a more perfect union. Balanced, creamy and sweet. It’s … Continue reading