Happy Homemaker Monday

Today I am linking up with Sandra over at Diary Of A Stay At Home Mom, for Happy Homemaker Monday. The Weather... On The Breakfast Plate This Morning... A litre of lemon water followed by a cup of coffee. Maybe a slice of toast later. Right Now I Am... Enjoying the relaxed vibe. Mr 3 … Continue reading Happy Homemaker Monday

Cream Buns Recipe

INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup warm milk 2 x 7g sachets dried yeast 1 teaspoon caster sugar 3 cups plain flour 2 tablespoons caster sugar 1 cup warm milk, extra 50g unsalted butter, melted 12 teaspoons strawberry jam 1 tub thickened cream, whipped Icing sugar for dusting METHOD Place milk, yeast and sugar into a jug and … Continue reading Cream Buns Recipe

Yum Yums

It is autumn here, and has just started to turn cold, which means lots of yummy stews, pies and pasties, and deliciously rich foods. I taught myself how to batter and fry fish this month, something I have wanted to learn for ages. I have always been scared of deep frying anything, as I don't … Continue reading Yum Yums

Brazilian Coconut Kisses Recipe

My teen loves these, they are simple to make, and only require four ingredients! Ingredients 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1 cup desiccated coconut, plus extra for coating the balls in 1 tablespoon butter, plus extra for greasing 1 tablespoon vanilla extract, optional Method 1. Mix condensed milk, coconut and butter together. 2. Stir constantly … Continue reading Brazilian Coconut Kisses Recipe

Vanilla Slice Recipe

I adore vanilla slice, traditional, homemade vanilla slice. With pink icing. In my house, the only icing you ever have on a vanilla slice is pink icing. In fact, I think if anything else was ever suggested it would result in anarchy! Ingredients 2 sheets puff pastry (frozen or homemade) 1 cup raw sugar 3/4 … Continue reading Vanilla Slice Recipe

Baked Vienna

Oh boy! I think I have a new comfort food, this baked Vienna loaf is scrumptious! I simply cut the top off a Vienna loaf, and hulled it out. I sprinkled the base with grated cheese to give it more structure, but you could skip this step if you preferred. I filled this loaf with … Continue reading Baked Vienna

Shepherd’s Cob Recipe

What could possibly be better than a Shepherd's Pie? A Shepherd's Pie Cob of course! You Will Need 1 unsliced block or cob loaf 500g mince of your choice (beef, lamb, chicken, turkey) 1 1/2 cups of grated cheese 1 onion, diced 4 large potatoes, mashed Tomato sauce to taste Worcestershire sauce to taste Simply … Continue reading Shepherd’s Cob Recipe


I was really happy to discover that I had in the fridge this morning a banana, some ham, and some cheese, all the ingredients I need to make the yummiest toasted sandwich I have ever tasted. I know it sounds like an odd combination, but trust me, it is divine! You place sliced or shaved … Continue reading Toasted!

Cheeseburger Cob Recipe

Oh my gosh, I made a cheeseburger cob this week, and it was so darn yummy! You will need... 1 cob loaf 1/2 cup diced onion 500g mince (I used beef) 1 cup tomato sauce 1/2 cup Worcestershire sauce 3 cups grated tasty cheese Butter Garlic Method 1. Brown onion. 2. Add mince, cook until … Continue reading Cheeseburger Cob Recipe

Fudge Cake Recipe

The other day I was craving something 'treaty' but not loaded with sugary sweetness. This is one of my all time requested recipes, my chocolate fudge cake. The beauty of this cake is, the fudgey goodness means that you can frost it or not, and it will still taste scrumptious! I have left a few … Continue reading Fudge Cake Recipe