Words have failed me recently. Lost. I had paused waiting for my muse to come back. It has been a long pause. Recipes and images have been flowing just the accompaniment of language has been missing. Friands are one … Continue reading
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Mint, Pea, Cacao and Coconut Smoothie
When I think of recent health trends, there are 3 that in my world have been growing with rapid speed, pushing aside the recent, now classics of vegan, gluten free and dairy free. Raw, Green Smoothie and Coconuts are the … 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
Rhubarb, Hazelnut and Wattleseed Friands
The markets have been so satisfying lately. Colourful, bountiful and summery. Spring and summer sure do bring some tasty wonders. The Rhubarb in particular has been striking. Those ruby stalks standing out in a green sea of spinach, kale, pak … Continue reading
Raw Cacao (cocoa) Tahini Truffles, Food Revolution Day and some Flavoured Water…….
Today is Food Revolution Day. Founded by non other than Mr. Jamie Oliver, supported by his many and impressive friends, contacts and colleagues. The aim of this Food Revolution is to promote good food, good food choices and essential cookery … Continue reading
Coeliacs Awareness week….. and my top 3 recipes
Coeliac Disease is more common than you probably know. With 1 out of 100 people being affected by the auto immune disorder. So chances are you know someone who has it. Coeliac disease creates an abnormality within the body that … Continue reading
A birthday, an ice cream cake and a dairy free girl…….
We recently celebrated a second birthday in our house complete with a little pool party, bbq and an ice cream cake, the favourite food of the moment. Although for someone with an intolerance to the protein in milk this is … Continue reading
The Brownie Master……….
Everyone has that recipe, the one you can make with your eyes closed, the one that you are famous for among your friends. This is mine, the humble brownie….. This recipe has been requested for multiple weddings as part of … Continue reading