The Easiest Cake You’ll Ever Make

This is possibly the easiest cake you’ll ever make.  As easy as using a packet mix but with the pride of knowing you made it from scratch and know each and every ingredient in it.  I’m pretty sure its the best foundation cake I’ve happened upon and will certainly be getting a work out to…

Raining Meatballs with a Chance of Spaghetti

I can be a bit of a food snob, wanting to make things from scratch as much as possible.   I know it’s true, and I will openly admit to it, although I’ve found myself relaxing the idea a little of late driven mainly by convenience and time limitations.  I have this philosophy of back…

Discovering The Life Changing Loaf of Bread

I’m always open to new idea’s when it comes to cooking, and frequently seek inspiration from the people around me, as much as I do from recipe books.   This little gem comes courtesy of an old work colleague and friend of mine, Emily.   Seeing her version of this beautiful seedy bread on Facebook inspired me…

Italian Flavoured Scone Loaf

Well its Sunday night and I’ve been attempting interspersed my recovery with washing and processing about 3 shopping bags full of basil plucked from a family garden.  It’s not easy work, but the reward of this yummy herb sure make it worth while.    The thing is, it’s now time to attempt to make something for…

Rhubarb and Apple Crumble

When I’m feeling like dessert, but I don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen, this is the immediate recipe I think of.  It’s so easy to make, I even suggest that it’s a great recipe to cook with kids.  Get them involved in making something semi healthy for a sweet treat after dinner at…