Naked Cakes

These seem to to be on trend now and my how lovely they are especially for a summer wedding or birthday. I am going to a wedding in February and as our gift am making the wedding cake. Thought I would trial some flavours today, my boys are delighted 😊 So I made a coconut…

Blackberry Louise Slice

Louise Cake must be an all time Edmonds recipe book classic. I can remember watching my Grandmother making it in her kitchen, loaded with strawberry jam and fluffy meringue, it was a family favourite . My daughter sent me a recipe for a raw Louise Slice recently and it reminded me I hadn’t made it…

Aunty Rob’s Chocolate Slice

I have many memories of my childhood and cooking ,most are of making the yearly Christmas cakes with my Grandma. A pinch of this just a small dash of that dear,between us I think my Aunt and I almost remembered the whole recipie.😊 My Aunty Rob was and is ,  the most innovative and up…

Chicken Red Curry

This is very quick weekday meal ,perfect for those of us who get home late and are then rushing to get a meal on the table before it gets too late. I served it with Udon noodles but steamed rice would be just as good. You could substitute the chicken for tofu as a vegetarian…

Blueberry Coconut Breakfast Muffins

After a few dry disasters think I have perfected the perfect breakfast muffin ! It’s lovely and moist . You can use fresh or frozen blueberries for this recipe, both work well , I always have frozen ones in the freezer  for smoothies but during the summer like to use fresh. These muffins are a…