Category Archives: Food

Recipe: Bee Sting

Bee Stings remind me of trips to the bakery from my childhood. There would be chocolate eclairs, cream horns, vanilla slice, and the humble Bee Sting. As a child I always went for the most decadent thing in the cabinet, and totally overlooked the Bee Sting, but I’ve recently rediscovered them, and happen to think…

How To Have The Perfect Picnic

One of my favourite things to do on a day off is to have a picnic with friends. There is nothing quite like sitting in the sunshine, enjoying food and having nowhere better to be. Between our puppy Rosie, who has major separation anxiety (so we like to be able to take her with us),…

Recipe: Cinnamon Scrolls with Chai Frosting

Anyone else out there a huge fan of a Chai Latte? I am, and I’m also a huge fan of Sunday brunch. I love entertaining people in our home and making meals that are a little bit special, and when I’m looking for recipes for a brunch menu, sometimes pancakes just don’t cut it. Enter…

Recipe: Lemon Curd Crepe Cake

Hello everyone! It’s been a while since I was on here, but in the wake of our current global crisis, and everything slowing down just a little bit, I thought I’d share with you a recipe that gave me a lot of enjoyment (both to make and eat ;-)) in the hopes that it might…

Let Them Eat Cake

I am a lychee fiend. I grew up in tropical North Queensland, where farmers would sell bulging bags of the fruit on the side of the road. For the six weeks or so a year that lychees are in season, I can almost feel callouses forming on my fingers from the amount of lychee skins I peel. I’m…