Monthly Archives: March 2012

My Brownies

My little brother had a party this weekend, which gave me a chance to try out a couple of my “old standard” baking recipes in the new oven 😀 These are my brownies I’ve made a thousand times. And I … Continue reading

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Baking for my brother

My brother is having a party tomorrow night. So of course – it’s an excuse for me to spend the night baking 😀 Recipes will be up in the next couple of days – they’re some of my old standards … Continue reading

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Raspberry Chocolate Pie

This week was “special diets week” for my uni’s baking club meeting 🙂 So of course I had to make my favourite vegan chocolate moose. But this time I added a couple of tablespoons of raspberries, and turned it into … Continue reading

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My bean burritos

There’s not that much to say about this. Simple. Healthy. Delicious. That’s pretty much it. Bean Burritos (based on this allrecipes recipe) Ingredients: 8 tortillas 1 tbsp olive oil 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 red and 1 greed capsicum, chopped … Continue reading

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Banana Bread

This banana bread is the perfect snack. Dense and chewy, with just a tinge of sweetness from the banana, it’s perfect with peanut butter when you’re on the go, or with a cup of tea and smothered in butter. Nobody … Continue reading

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Brown Butter Orange Tea Cake

I finally managed to work up the courage to go to my university’s baking club. But there were some problems I encountered when trying to choose this recipe: It has to taste delicious It has to look incredible It has … Continue reading

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New oven!

The old oven and I had never got on. And with the door that doesn’t shut, and the knobs that fall off, and the uneven stove top, it really was time for a beautiful new bosch to come into my … Continue reading

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Pastry Wrapped Caramel Apples

Mum thought that she had found the first of the new season’s Granny Smiths. However, they turned out to be the last of the old season’s. Meaning they were tart. Very very tart. Which means that they were perfect for … Continue reading

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Secret Ingredient Five Minute Chocolate Moose (that’s healthy!)

This moose is perfect. Rich and creamy, but healthy. Decadent and delicious, but only takes five minutes to prepare (plus chilling time) We have this pretty regularly – and with minor modifications it can even fill a pie crust and make … Continue reading

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Hearty Chicken Spiced Bean Soup

Last weekend we had our first crisp autumn morning. It was wonderful, cool air, birds singing, not sweating before 9am. Cool weather, how I’ve missed you. So in celebration I made the perfect cool-weather dinner: soup And what a soup this is. … Continue reading

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