Apricot & Raisin Bread (cake)

I’ve been trying to mix up the lunchboxes with a little healthier options (apart from the cup of sugar lol 😂 this is a pretty good treat option) All 3 big kids love this bread … ok cake 😂 1 1/2 cups Plain Flour 1 tsp Baking powder 1 cup Caster Sugar 200grm Butter 3… Continue reading Apricot & Raisin Bread (cake)

Lemon Lavender Muffins

I recently read the latest book by author Jenn J McLeod, those of you who know me know I love my books! I also love Lavender! So when reading her latest novel ‘A Place to Remember’, and it speaking of lavender in baking throughout I thought ‘Yes’!!! Lavender, I need to bake with lavender. I… Continue reading Lemon Lavender Muffins

Crispy Lemon Pancakes

It’s been so hot here in Adelaide so I’ve done barely any cooking and it’s driving me crazy! I’m so close to having this baby and all I wanna do is cook and eat and complain about being huge… anyway this morning wasn’t too bad weather-wise so I made these lemon pancakes and omg they… Continue reading Crispy Lemon Pancakes

Banana Coconut Muffins

I had 2 overripe bananas sitting on my bench… the easiest thing to make is muffins so here we are. They turned out beautifully and I could easily eat them all… but I won’t 🙄 … really I won’t 😂 1 1/4 cups plain white flour  1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 2/3 cup… Continue reading Banana Coconut Muffins

Minestrone Soup

I’m in the final weeks of my pregnancy and on maternity leave… I’m so stuffed! End of pregnancy is tough. I just want to eat and sleep. This soup really hit the spot last night. It can be a simple vegetarian meal or add some bacon if you like. The recipe below is what i… Continue reading Minestrone Soup

Tangy White Chocolate Coconut Cake

Don’t even bother looking at this recipe if you’re on a diet, it is full of stuff that makes us fat…however I’m pregnant and right now weight isn’t an issue… well it’s an issue but we’ll worry about that once baby is out and about. Hitting 9 months now and pretty sure some cake it’s… Continue reading Tangy White Chocolate Coconut Cake

Roast Chicken Cheese Balls

1 Roast chicken 1/4 cup sweet chilli sauce (hot would be good too) 1 3/4 cup cheese (Mozzarella, cheddar or a mix of any you like) 1/4 cup spring onions sliced thinly Salt and pepper 1 cup plain flour 2 eggs beaten Bread crumbs  Oil to deep fry Pick meat off chicken and diced very… Continue reading Roast Chicken Cheese Balls