Monthly Archives: March 2011

Awesome Cakes: and I forgot to take photos…

Yesterday was my partner’s mother’s birthday and I made some awesome cakes (if I do say so myself). I remade the orange and almondmeal cake from my first post. This time it was MUCH more successful. I used a bundt … Continue reading

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Have a Heart

I just bought one of these darling little hearts hand made by iro iro.   All proceeds (ex. postage costs) are going to the Japan Earthquake Appeal. Please check them out! http://www.etsy.com/listing/70161837/have-a-heart-knitted-red-heart-necklace 

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Lazy Weekends

West End Markets. One of my favourite weekend activities is to head to the west end markets at Davies Park. All brisbanites should check it out. It’s a great eclectic mix of food, craft, clothes, fresh produce and performers. We … Continue reading

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Coochie

My parents would like a house on Coochiemudlo Island. I am lazy and haven’t done anything yet. (I hope you’re not reading this mum, I’m super busy working on it!) Although I have been “researching” (saving pretty pictures of buildings … Continue reading

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Jam & Coconut Slice

Hi. I made this slice last week. It’s one of my favourites. My mum used to make it when I was little and I was craving it the other day. I adapted it from the Australian Women’s Weekly Cakes and … Continue reading

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Apple Cinnamon & Almond Friands

Considering last night’s biscuit attempt wasn’t so great (in my opinion, the rest of my household loved them as they were gone by today) I decided to cook again tonight. I thought I would attempt apple, cinnamon & almond friands. … Continue reading

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Crumbled biscuits

I am currently having a battle with myself. Healthy eating vs my love for baking. Hence, I attempted to retrofit an egg-free biscuit recipe with healthy ingredients. For starters I used the new CSR “smart” sugar and decreased the butter content. … Continue reading

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