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Bad News Hot Fudge Sauce

This is what I make whenever we require comfort food on short notice. It’s perfect for this for several reasons. Firstly, it’s super delicious, and hot. Two necessities for comfort food. Secondly, it’s made from ingredients we always have in the house, … Continue reading

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Pretty photos

This last week has been crazy and busy and I haven’t had a chance to make a proper post for you, so here’s a montage some of the pictures I’ve taken for you this week 🙂

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Busy times and fresh bread

Hey there internet, it’s been some time. Life has got kind of hectic on me recently, what with Mum and Dad going away next week and it getting closer and closer to the end of the semester. The weather has … Continue reading

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ANZAC Macarons

Today was Anzac day – and I have an ANZAC themed meeting tomorrow for my baking club. However, I did not want to make ANZAC biscuits – my mother made an amazing batch of Stephanie’s ANZAC biscuits last week and … Continue reading

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Baked Ricotta

Dad makes this delicious pressure cooker risotto, that is meant to be baked ricotta and mushroom, but we usually just use normal ricotta because we haven’t been able to find baked ricotta. But this time I put my foot down … Continue reading

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Macaron Success! Or, Salted Popcorn Macarons and Zumbo

Finally, I managed to get them to work for me: Salted Popcorn Macarons from Zumbo! 🙂 I bought the book this morning, and I absolutely had to try to make some macarons, lets not worry about that physics assignment I have due … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Cupcakes

This week the theme for my baking club was “Food trends”. After my two failed attempts at macarons, and my equally fruitless attempt to buy Zumbo, I decided I would resort to an old classic. I know what you’re thinking … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chilli Ganache

So the macarons didn’t work again. The batter just wasn’t working for me. I think I’m going to have to go back to basics and try again from the start *shakes fist at new oven*. But I do have a … Continue reading

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Macarons attempt part one

Now I knew that it would take me a few tries to get macarons right in my new oven. But the problem didn’t turn out to be the oven, it turned out to be me. I could tell as soon … Continue reading

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Pear Custard Pie

We had people over for dinner this Saturday night. And so, as usual, I volunteered myself for dessert making duty. So I decided I would have my first proper shot of making a pastry case for a pie 🙂 I … Continue reading

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