Category Archives: Dessert

Almost Raw Raspberry Cream Easter Eggs

I am feeling a little more excited about Easter Sunday after experimenting with this recipe. Truth be told, I am not a big ‘shop bought’ Easter Egg fan, so I enjoyed experimenting with this recipe using some more healthy ingredients … Continue reading

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Searching for Sago

The first time I ate sago was when my eldest children were born.  They were born 4 weeks early (they’re twins, so that’s normal), but they needed to stay in the newborn care centre until they were strong enough to leave.  … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Sweetened Condensed Milk

I have a simple enough family to feed in terms of allergies and intolerances – nothing is off limits.  However, this is not the case with our extended family and circle of friends.  Maybe because I’m not used to catering … Continue reading

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Vanilla Panna Cotta with a Milk Crumb and Berries

Earlier this year I was asked to cater a 40th birthday “dinner party” …for 35 adults.  Yep, no barbecues or spit roasts involved.  *gulp* I hate spending someone else’s money so I made cost and ease of serving the main … Continue reading

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Macaron Mania

About 12 months ago on the wave of all the macaron hype, I decided to see what all the fuss was about.  Actually, to call it a wave is an understatement.  I’d liken it more to a macaron tsunami, with … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Feast

My family had a lovely Father’s Day.  My children are now at an age where they were thrilled to choose their ‘own’ gifts for Dad from the Father’s Day Stall and the days that followed were full of suspense and … Continue reading

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