Apple and sultana hot cross buns

Apple and sultana hot cross buns

Hot cross buns are a must at Easter time.  Traditionally we eat these tasty spiced buns on Good Friday, however, each year they are available to buy in the shops earlier and earlier (the supermarket chains roll them out straight after Christmas is … [Continue reading]

Florentine biscuits

Florentine buscuits

A few months ago we went on a picnic at the beautiful King's Park in Perth with Brooke’s parents. To finish off with a sweet treat, Brooke’s Mum had brought along some Florentine biscuits. What’s not to love about this ultimate biscuit? A Florentine b … [Continue reading]

Roasted pumpkin and feta salad

Roasted pumpkin and feta salad

As regular readers of the blog would know, a salad is a rare sighting around these parts. Now it’s not that we don’t make a lot of salads, more the fact that wise man once said “you don’t win friends with salad”. Whilst salads in many instances can be … [Continue reading]

Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Short Ribs

Slow cooker BBQ Beef short ribs

Sunday morning I awoke to the magical words "I think I want to make slow cooker BBQ beef short ribs for dinner". As I wiped the drool from my mouth, thanking my lucky stars my response was that sounds amazing! Being Sunday it was market day, so we … [Continue reading]

Fruit and Custard Tart

Fruit and Custard Tart

It’s the first post of the NEW YEAR, and there is no time for New Year resolutions in this household, there is only time for a tasty fruit and custard tart! This classic fruit and custard tart has four components, a fluted edged sweet pastry c … [Continue reading]