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Chocolate Almond Financiers

Chocolate Almond Financiers

| May 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
by Shona Dey I love these little French treats. They are dense and decadent but not too rich.  Jam packed with almonds, I sometimes make “mini-muffin” sized financiers as a…

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‘At My Table’ by Chelsea Winter.

‘At My Table’ by Chelsea Winter.

| April 26, 2013 | 162 Comments
I am delighted to have had the opportunity to review Chelsea Winter’s new cookbook ‘At My Table’.  Chelsea Winter was the 2012 Masterchef New Zealand Winner, and has…

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Mini Quiche … Gone in 60 seconds!

Mini Quiche … Gone in 60 seconds!

| April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Yip, as soon as these babies come out of the oven they are gobbled up quick! Super quick and easy to make (as I cheat and use sheet pastry) and…

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Chocolate Muffins … YUM!

Chocolate Muffins … YUM!

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
I am not one to fuss about making my baking look pretty … as long as it tastes great, that is all I am after and these do NOT disappoint!

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My Food Bag … Just Brilliant!

My Food Bag … Just Brilliant!

| April 17, 2013 | 3 Comments
Why didn’t someone think of this sooner? Where have you been all my life ‘My Food Bag’? Two things I greatly dislike are: A: thinking of what we are going…

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Caramel Slice

Caramel Slice

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
This recipe I got off my twelve year old neighbour quite some time ago and has been a total hit with everyone since!  It is one of those recipes that…

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Strawberry Pastry Rolls

Strawberry Pastry Rolls

| March 13, 2013 | 1 Comment
I thought I would make a tasty sweet treat for my six year old after school.  He described them as ‘DELICIOUS MUM … YUMMY!’ These are super easy and extra…

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Quinoa & Bean Burritos with Coleslaw & Salsa

Quinoa & Bean Burritos with Coleslaw & Salsa

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
I used to be a big meat eater and was of the belief that I always felt hungry if meat wasn’t part of the meal. But since my husband decided…

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All you need is LOVE….

All you need is LOVE….

| February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
As valentines day rolls around again, it makes me wonder, what does Valentines Day mean to me?  For many it has become a commercial holiday, about giving expensive presents and…

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Whittaker’s A Passion For Chocolate Since 1896

Whittaker’s A Passion For Chocolate Since 1896

| February 4, 2013 | 60 Comments
My Weakness … CHOCOLATE! Just looking at the cover, I feel almost compelled to lick the chocolate running over the edge of the bowls on the book.  I have to…

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