Tag Archives: Fruit

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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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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These Boots Were Made for Walking

Well, actually these particular boots were made for saving money!  Sam and I were over in Te Kuiti today and on the way back to Hamilton we stopped at The Big Apple Cafe for a coffee when I spotted these … Continue reading

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When Life Gives you Lemons…

…what do you make? We have a lemon tree in the garden that is bursting with lemons.  We get so many of them every year that I usually run out of ideas on what to do with them. This year … Continue reading

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Pottering Around the House

We’re just heading into Spring here in the Southern Hemisphere and our garden is in desperate need of a little TLC.  In between the rain showers of the past few weeks, I managed to get out and weed some of … Continue reading

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