Category: Cookies and Sweets

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

After seeing so many lovely homemade gifts on line I decided to set to and give a couple of them a go. The first was a white chocolate and strawberry fudge. Never having made fudge before this was very interesting and tiring (stirring). However, the […]

Anzac Cookie – Healthier Alternative

Anzac Cookie – Healthier Alternative

  I tend to only make Anzac Cookies around Anzac Day. Although I really love the taste of them they are usually very sweet. Whilst reading some of my emails recently I came across a more healthy version using ingredients I am tending to use […]

Goji Berry And Chia Seed Coconut Biscuits

Goji Berry And Chia Seed Coconut Biscuits

At the moment I am keen on anything that has chia seeds in, and decided to check out recipes using this great ingredient. I already have chia seeds for breakfast and thought that may be something like a biscuit would be a nice change.  I […]

Not So Sweet Chocolate Spelt Biscuits

Not So Sweet Chocolate Spelt Biscuits

It has been a while since my last post due to my computer having major issues. Thankfully these are all fixed and it is back to business once again. I have been making these biscuits for a while now and they have become one of […]

Healthy Cranberry, Chia And Coconut Cookies

Healthy Cranberry, Chia And Coconut Cookies

I wanted to make some healthy cookies for that ‘little something’ to have with my “cuppa”. I began looking on the internet to see what I could find and came across this recipe on Taste.com.au which sounded really good. Knowing my well stocked pantry I knew I could […]

Australia Day Lamington Ice-pops

Australia Day Lamington Ice-pops

Lamingtons are a must as part of your Australia Day celebrations. Usually here in Melbourne it is really hot around Australia Day. This year however we are having much milder weather and everyone will be able to enjoy their celebrations.

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Like a lot of us I had some bananas that no one wanted to eat because the skins had gone brown, but the fruit inside was still good. Having tried banana bread recipes before and still having wastage, I decided to check out alternatives. 

Christmas Reindeer Biscuits

Christmas Reindeer Biscuits

Leading up to Christmas, time seems to get away from you, and all your plans of what you want to accomplish suddenly become impossible. I usually make quite a few baked goodies for the festive season, my first item for this year was this really great tasting […]

“The Best” Apple Pies In Miniature

“The Best” Apple Pies In Miniature

I had come across a lot of recipes which used sour cream pastry and I thought it was about time I gave this a go. I found a recipe which I will share with you later and have cooked with it for three different pies […]

Apricot And Sultana Oat Cookies

Apricot And Sultana Oat Cookies

The school my grandson attends is a “nut free” zone and it is always challenging to find a recipe that does not include nuts in some way. Just to give him something different from the usual fruit and carrot sticks for “play lunch” it was nice […]