Fluffy Pancakes

We recently had our neices and nephew over for a sleepover.  For the untrained Aunt and Uncle it’s fun but also exhausting.  Answering a million questions and playing adjudicator over toys and games.   There is always lots of upsides though.  One of them for me is making pancakes, something that I only tend to…

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…

Turning Mushy Banana’s into a Tasty Treat….

It was late sunday morning, Paul Simon on the stereo, and the sky was threatening to rain…. Perfect time to jump in the kitchen and deal with the overripe banana’s I’ve been staring at for over a week. This little gem is thank you to Stephanie Alexander’s Cooks Companion: Simple Banana Cake Butter and flour…