2013

Well it’s that time of the year again! 2013 kinda rocked so lets pop the champagne and wrap it all up! I know things have been way silent on the blog front this year as I concentrated more on ya know, life behind-the-screen. I’ve decided that I needed to change things up before I got […]

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Sweet and Spicy Candied Nuts

December 23, 2013

Ho ho ho just one more post for the festive season folks! And this is how these sweet and spicy candied nuts should fit into your holiday plans: Use #1 – Throw it in a glass jar, slap on a ribbon and a tag and voila, edible gift! Use #2 – Serve it in a […]

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I’m back! I know I had a major hiatus this year, but you didn’t think I was gonna go through a Christmas season without posting at least one festive recipe did you? This my friends, is my favourite time of the year to bake for, with its heavenly rainbow of spices, berries and booze. Nuh […]

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Eep, did I really disappear for that long? OOPS sorry about that. No-churn banana ice cream So just for a bit of catch up, I’ve been bogged down with so much stuff lately so with the precious free time I have now, I’ve been spending it in my ultra cool winter trackies in front of the […]

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You know what I love just as much as dessert? Seafood. Correction, deep-fried seafood. No wait, DEEP-FRIED ANYTHING! Especially bananas. And chocolate. Yes you heard me, deep-fried chocolate; it’s sinful and explodes in your mouth. Fun times! Seriously though, you can take any ho-hum ingredient, dunk it in hot oil and suddenly it’s magnificent. Not […]

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Hi! So just to update you on my life… “I’m totally not dead. Beers for all!” But cheers for the concern. I wish I had a glamorous story to explain my five-week hiatus (a new record oops) but alas it was nothing more than the usual blah blah busy with work blah blah no blog […]

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Chocolate Baileys Mud Cake

February 28, 2013

“Is there anything more comforting and pleasurable than chocolate cake?” It is the universal cure of ills, heartbreak, sugar cravings and (for me at least), boredom. Throughout high school and my twenties, chocolate cake was like my culinary crack. I use to spend my meagre high school savings buying myself a whole mud cake after […]

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