Crunchy Oatilicious Cookies!

If you are looking for a new cookie recipe, look no further. This is an oldie but a goodie, packed with flavour, and perfect with a coffee. Similar to an New Zealand favourite, the ANZAC, this cookie is a little chewy which I really enjoy. Ingredients: 150g butter 2 tbsp golden syrup 3/4 cup brown … Continue reading Crunchy Oatilicious Cookies!

Pinot Noir Chocolate Cake – yes really!

Does your letterbox get flooded with loads of retail brochures, and real estate flyers? Ours too - and after the long weekend of Queens Birthday there were even more than normal!  As an aside I did wonder how the retailers would feel if they knew that the flyers arrived 'after' the weekend when the sales … Continue reading Pinot Noir Chocolate Cake – yes really!

Parsnip & Macadamia Nut Loaf

I love winter root vegetables - especially parsnip!  The parsnip is a root vegetable related to the carrot and parsley. It was interesting to learn that parsnip contains more sugar than carrots, and has a calorie count equal to a banana! At the same time it is an excellent source of dietary fibre, and is … Continue reading Parsnip & Macadamia Nut Loaf

White Chocolate & Cranberry Oat Cookies – simply delicious!

Fresh baked cookies are a big hit at my house, and a great way of drawing attention to the kitchen! Now if you are like me you have a few standby recipes that you use over and over again? Trust me, this is going to be one of your family favourites to add to that list! … Continue reading White Chocolate & Cranberry Oat Cookies – simply delicious!

Delicious Moist Apple & Walnut Cake

I have been caught out! The 'chief tester' has just worked out that I 'bake to blog'..... he thought I baked for him! Oh dear 🙂 The truth is that with no teenage boys at home there is little need to keep the Tupperware full of homemade treats. When there is a school lunch box … Continue reading Delicious Moist Apple & Walnut Cake