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Vanilla Cupcake

Vanilla Cupcake cupcake vanilla   Vanilla Cupcakes These cupcakes are light  and moist and  are especially delicious  when served with  our fantastic  frosting .  The batter is quick and easy and they only take a few minutes to cook so it is easy to make multiple batches to serve at parties or a single tray to have []

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Melting Moments

Melting Moments Cookie Biscuit Melting Moment Melting Moments {mainvote} Melting Moments are without doubt my favorite biscuit and a freshly baked tray doesn’t last very long in our home. The buttery  goodness of these biscuits crumbles and melts in the mouth and is perfectly complemented by the orange and vanilla flavors of the creamy filling which holds them together. If []

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Amazing chocolate fudge cake recipe

Amazing chocolate fudge cake recipe fudge cake chocolate Amazing chocolate fudge cake recipe WARNING :  THIS IS NOT HEALTH FOOD . This is a moist rich and decadent fudge cake you can frost it if you like but my favourite way to serve this is with some ever so slightly sweetened whipped cream .  I have []

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Lemonade scones

Lemonade scones Scones Easy Lemonade scones {mainvote} I’ve tried many scone recipes over the years but this one is the quickest and easiest I have found and has never failed to deliver fresh scones which are delicious with jam and fresh cream. If you need to whip up morning or afternoon tea for unexpected visitors this []

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Awesome Chocolate Cookies

Awesome Chocolate Cookies Awesome chocolate chip cookies {mainvote} Lovely chocolate chip cookies with a crunch on the outside and soft chocolate goodness on the inside.   Preparation time:  20 min Cooking time:  20 min Yield: 24 cookies Ingredients 1 cup of softened butter. 1 cup of white sugar. 1 cup of brown sugar. 2 eggs. 2 teaspoons of []

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Self Saucing Butterscotch Pudding

Self Saucing Butterscotch Pudding Self Saucing Butterscotch Pudding If I’m looking for a hot dessert to finish off a meal with family and friends  this is one of my go to recipe. It is quick and easy to prepare and has never failed to have people coming back for more.  I love to serve this pudding warm []

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Easy homemade apple pie

Easy homemade apple pie Apple Cinnamon Pie Easy homemade apple pie I have found that the secret to making an amazing apple pie is to use the right apples, allowing the apples time to dry after they have been sliced, and ttaking the time to bring the crust together carefully without overworking it. This recipe introduces a []

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Baked Macaroni Cheese Recipe

Baked Macaroni Cheese Recipe Macaroni Cheese Baked Baked Macaroni Cheese Recipe   As comfort foods go Mac & Cheese is right up there and is great served by itself or as a side dish with a tender steak.  This Baked Macaroni cheese casserole recipe has been refined over many attempts and I’m pretty happy with it. []

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Spaghetti Carbonara with a spicy twist.

Spaghetti Carbonara with a spicy twist. Pasta Carbonara Spaghetti Robs Spaghetti Carbonara with a spicy twist {mainvote} This simple tasty recipe is my twist on a traditional carbonara dish. It came about when I was cleaning out the fridge and found myself with a “mystery box” which looked a lot like the foundation for a []

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Fresh Fettuccini

Fresh Fettuccini Fresh Fettuccini {mainvote} Let’s get this out   I love eating pasta  and for me there is nothing much that beats freshly made fettuccini lightly coated with a delicious fresh made sauce.  Making the dough is a simple process  and although rolling pasta can be a little tricky  it is well worth the effort once []

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Fresh Fettuccini

Fresh Fettuccini Fresh Fettuccini {mainvote} Let’s get this out   I love eating pasta  and for me there is nothing much that beats freshly made fettuccini lightly coated with a delicious fresh made sauce.  Making the dough is a simple process  and although rolling pasta can be a little tricky  it is well worth the effort once []

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Side dishes

Side dishes Cream Cheese Corn Thanksgiving Side Dishes Corn   Cream Cheese Corn There really isn’t much to say about this recipe apart from the fact that the combination of cream cheese , tender corn, salt and pepper makes a delicious accompaniment to family dinners and can easily scale from  a dinner for two to []

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Beef recipes

Beef recipes stuffed peppers with ground beef Stuffed Peppers with ground beef Stuffed Bell peppers or Capsicums are tasty, healthy and easy to make dish which combines a tasty mixture of ground beef mince, fresh vegetables, and tasty cheese  resulting in a flavorful dish which you won’t feel guilty about eating.   Preparation time:  30 min []

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7 classic stocks to take your cooking to the next level

7 classic stocks to take your cooking to the next level Using a well made stock as the flavor base for  cooking is essential and will lift the food you prepare to the next level. Trust me store bought “stock” is no substitute for the hand crafted liquid culinary gold which you can create in []

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Easy Hollandaise sauce Recipe

Easy Hollandaise sauce Recipe Easy Hollandaise Sauce Recipe Hollandaise sauce tastes and looks great  with eggs, vegetables such as asparagus, and even on your steak. I also have to admit that I “taste” this sauce way more than I need to when I am making it. For me the only downside is that it takes []

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