Desserts

Easy Lemonade Scones

Scones are ones of those treats that I only discovered once I moved overseas. For some reason, we don’t really know about them in…

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

My best friend’s mother (whom we all affectionately refer to as ‘Granny’) decided a long time ago that she would no longer make any…

Petites Madeleines

Petites Madeleines

When I was in high school we all had to read Marcel Proust’s ‘In Search of Lost Time‘ as part of our French curriculum….

Anzac Biscuits

Anzac Biscuits

Anzac biscuits have a beautiful history. During World War I, the wives, mothers and girlfriends of New Zealand and Australian soldiers (the Anzacs) were…

Coconut Caramel Slice

Coconut Caramel Slice

Although I am not one to bake beautiful, elaborate cakes (I’m much too impatient for that) I just love baking slices (or bars, as…