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Happy 2015 - Have a Brownie

Difficult to believe it is the start of a new year once again.  So no need to burden ourselves with unreasonable resolutions we know will be difficult to adhere to throughout the coming months. 235 more words

Baking

Healthy chocolate chip blondie bars

A chickpea walks into a bar

Ok, ok, I know what you’re thinking, “How in the world does the chickpea have anything to do with those beautiful blondies I’m staring at?!” And once I tell you that little ol’ chickpea is the base for this recipe, you’re going to question how they can possibly taste even a tad bit good. 476 more words

Desserts

M&M Bars and George Clooney!?

Have you ever seen George Clooney with his shirt off?  Not sure why this question has been plaguing me since his marriage to the beautiful Amal but as we know there is no explanation for the workings of my mind. 703 more words

Baking

Demerara Shortbread

This sweet slightly crunchy shortbread is a hit.  With the faint molasses flavour from the Demerara sugar it is a change from the standard shortbread we usually consume during the Christmas season.  462 more words

Baking

Zesty Lemon Squares

While on a trip to Melbourne last year, I was humbled by a cute cafe down on Bourke street and most importantly their citrus bars! I absolutely loved how zesty and fresh it was coupled with the buttery shortcrust as the base. 243 more words

Food

Chocolate Cornflake Crunch Bars

This week I made Chocolate Cornflake Crunch Bars… Yummy! They are a simple and easy to make treat, that combines chocolate, toasted shredded coconut, and toasted almond slivers with cornflakes. :)

Toffee Chocolate Crunch Bars

Tonight’s quick and simple ‘YUM’ is slightly adapted from an old advertisement for Chipits I tore out of a magazine years ago.  I used bittersweet chocolate but you can use semisweet or milk chocolate. 176 more words

Baking