Tasting Spring ~ Lime & Coconut Loaf Cake

On the weekend, us Melbournians had a little taste of Spring … and boy was it good. Just putting it out there.. to the future incoming weather; let’s keep the warmness coming, it was well received and I promise I’ll welcome it with open arms! So as Sunday calls for a little baking sesh, I knew, […]

Candle Convert ~ DIY Beeswax Candles {video}

To be honest, i’ve never been much of a candle kid. (or should I say candle cid… nah that doesn’t work…) But, as it goes, my sister is quite the fan, with always a few going to brighten and cosy up the room, and luckily for me, this whole candle thang kinda caught on. Believe or not, […]

Bread Appreciation with Garlic & Herb Swirly Bread

Carbs have been given such a bad rep. I mean, I kinda feel pretty bad for them. All this deep repugnance towards them whilst forgetting the beautiful role that they play. Carbs are only a full on hero in bread, and to be honest, bread is the absolute bomb. I would say ‘bread is the best […]

Staying Warm in Winter with Cinnamon Spiced Hot Chocolate

For me, Winter is all about curling up with a good ol’ book by the fire to escape the cold. But obviously this scene would not be complete without a nice warm cuppa. Yep, sometimes I brew a mug of peppermint tea, but sometimes i’m like ‘ummmmmmmmmmm i actually feel like a cheeky hot choccy’ […]

Birthday Breaky ~ Happy Birthday Mum!

A birthday only comes round once a year, so naturally, it’s gotta be made something fun. Especially when it’s for someone who is thuper duper special. In this case, it’s my one and only Mum (capitol letter intended) who is growing up one extra year (but always young at heart). What a better way to celebrate […]

Celebrating Mushrooms ~ Mushroom & Onion Thyme Puff Pastry Tart

There’s one thing I get really excited about when I find we have it in stock (well, actually quite a few… but lets focus on this particular goodness); mushroomsss! the next thing I check? Thyme. It’s only right, the two just go hand in hand, and the smell…. mmmm… just perfection. I could rave about […]