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traditional bread + butter pudding

I’m sitting here with a boiling hot cuppa enjoying some cold leftover bread and butter pudding. WOW! I don’t think there could be any better ‘special treat’ afternoon tea. 664 more words

Friends For Dinner

nigella's victoria sponge cake | with strawberry jam + whipped cream

I saw something on Insta today. I saw this clip of master baker, Claire Ptak making the Royal Wedding cake for H + M. (Which brings me to think – why haven’t fashion power house H&M been milking it for the royal wedding)? 686 more words

Food Kiddies Love

butterfly cakes | with jam + cream + fresh strawberries | heaven!

Mum’s butterfly cakes sat in pride of place at every birthday party we ever had growing up. I have lots of memories making these too when I’d go out to Mim and Pa’s farm in the school holidays. 587 more words

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Bumblebee and Poo

Ah. Poo. It has quite¬†a distinct aroma, doesn’t it? Especially when it is being smeared onto your bare skin.

Oh Bumblebee, you definitely made life… 472 more words


The Handbag

When I was a little girl I would play with my mum’s handbags every and any chance I got. I would put her expired credit cards in a mummy wallet, put some of her old makeup inside and I think once I even put a pack of her ciggies inside for real grown up authenticity. 386 more words

Life As A Mum

strawberries + ice cream | strawberries soaked in liquor | a delicious + simple dessert

This dish is inspired by a lovely dessert Mim used to make using homegrown peaches and oranges from her trees on the farm. She used to cover the freshly picked peaches with a sprinkling of sugar, some freshly squeezed orange juice and a generous amount of Cointreau. 211 more words

Friends For Dinner

anzac biscuits

An Anzac biscuit is a deliciously sweet biscuit that goes brilliantly with a hot cuppa. They were named after the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC’s) which were established in World War I. 727 more words

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