Sweet Chocolate Strawberry Cake Recipe

Whew – what a long day! To be honest…it does serve me right for leaving the baking of our father’s day cake to the very last minute… In Australia, we celebrate father’s day on the first Sunday in September every year, and though I always remember it, for …

The Ultimate Poached Pear Halo Cake Recipe

For years, I’ve made very many cakes that the family and I have greatly savored (though some have been better successes than others), but the problem is that the times that I repeat those recipes tend to be few and far between. Why? Well, simply put, my penchant …

Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe from Scratch

For someone who proclaims that they aren’t a chocaholic, I sure seem to post a lot of chocolate cake recipes! Am I just in denial? Perhaps somewhere under this hardened exterior lies a sweet, gooey, intense rush of chocolate love? Maybe I should just take a deep breath, …

Tomato Salad & Roasted Sweet Potato Recipe

This is one of my absolute favourite salads, and can you see why? Vegetarian-friendly, it is healthy and light, yet quite filling, and so amazingly filled with texture and flavour that it makes a wonderful lunch or light dinner. Since it requires sweet potatoes and tomatoes to be …

Easy Grilled Shrimp Recipe To Try Tonight

Apologies for the absence, folks! There’s been a lot of happenings here. Lots of ups. Lots of downs. And lots of in-between! Part of that has been an interesting migration of the blog from one host to another. Two weeks on, it finally appears to be working (for …