Category Archives: Baking

Apple and Almond Pudding

Feeling in need of something sweet I decided to make a dessert with tonight’s evening meal.  We don’t usually have one as we have been eating healthily and getting fit but I found the most amazing Apple and Almond Pudding over on … Continue reading

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Speckled Chocolate Chip Cake

Spring was definitely in the air today.  The weather forecast was for rain but it seems to have bypassed Hamilton.  Yay! It’s been a little while since I did any baking and I’ve missed it. Today I made a Speckled … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

My beautiful son, Dylan turned 15 yesterday.  As we had the long Easter weekend he had friends to stay over every day.   It’s was great to see him surrounded by friends and having a blast.  We had three electric … Continue reading

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Choc Chip and Oat Slice

Oh my word.  A friend pointed me in the direction of this scrumptious slice that is ideal for packing in lunch boxes.  I wasn’t too sure how it would be received by some member’s of the family as it has … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate & Banana Muffins

Joe has been busy studying and completing his practice exams at school.  As a treat for him (and the rest of us) I decided to have a go at making double chocolate & banana muffins from this Alison Holst & … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake I stumbled across this chocolate cake recipe about a year ago.  I was having a bad day and was craving some chocolate.  It was too late to go to the shops and we didn’t have any chocolate in … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

At the beginning of 2012 I made a decision not to buy shop bought cookies or snack bars anymore as it was costing too much.  Making my own is more cost effective plus I know exactly what goes into them. … Continue reading

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