Chewy Choc Chip Biscuits

These big chewy biscuits are a hit over here. I hope you enjoy them too! Lots of sugar and butter so beware 😂 125grm butter softened 1 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup caster sugar 1 egg 1 cup SR flour  3/4 cup plain flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla essence 1 cup choc… Continue reading Chewy Choc Chip Biscuits

Banana Choc Chip Muffins

I wasn’t planning on baking again….but then I did need to use up a browning banana 😂😂 These turned out great!  2 1/2 cups SR flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 eggs 1 mashed banana 3/4 cup oil 1 cup milk 3/4 cup choc chips Heat oven to 180 deg and grease 12 pan muffin… Continue reading Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Tuna Patties

School’s back tomorrow…thank god!!! These holidays have been the most testing by far. The man had surgery so I’ve been mostly sole parent and the kids all decided this was the perfect time to be psycho little turds! Fun times.  Anyway with work tomorrow and 3 kids to sort…plus one big man kid I’m cooking… Continue reading Tuna Patties

Vanilla Biscuits

The best recipes are the ones that require very little effort for a big result. These biscuits have always worked well for me and you can make heaps in batches.You can add nuts, fruit zest like orange or lemon, smarties etc. Today I made a batch of plain and a batch of coconut. They work… Continue reading Vanilla Biscuits

Lemon Pancakes 

Pancakes are a great budget meal. Add in we have friends with a Lemon tree and we own chooks basically all we’ve paid for are the base ingredients, which are always in the cupboard. This recipe is a twist on the basic pancake and there are no complaints here that’s for sure 🙂  Ingredients  1… Continue reading Lemon Pancakes 

Fig, Banana & Coconut Muffins (egg free)

One of my school Mum friends gave me a bag of beautiful figs from her tree to try and omg they are delish! We ate a few but the kids wanted muffins … and … well so did I so I tried to make them as healthy as possible – without skimping on taste. I… Continue reading Fig, Banana & Coconut Muffins (egg free)

Baking with Lemon

I’ve been asked for my Lemon Cake and Lemon Biscuit recipes so I thought while Fatman eats his dinner and the other 2 kids run amok (school holdiays…God help me) I’ll quickly post them here. P.S If you’re on a diet like me…not wise to make for the family cause you end up sampling (to… Continue reading Baking with Lemon