Biscuits & Cookies · Cakery

Cookie Monster Cookies {Left-over Buttercream Bikkies}

So this week is Blue Week, a fundraiser for Plunket, and I’ve somehow managed to time it with this post containing BLUE biscuits! I’ve had the pleasure of seeing the fabulous work of Plunket NZ since even before my son was born, starting with antenatal classes and followed by late night phone calls to Plunketline… Continue reading Cookie Monster Cookies {Left-over Buttercream Bikkies}

savoury

Secret Family Recipes {Zucchini Slice}

Best kept secrets sometimes shouldn’t stay that way… or so I think when it comes to my family’s recipes! This gem was one of my favourite childhood lunches, so this year when I planted two zucchini plants I knew exactly where those veggies would be going: This ‘slice’ as we call it, is a deliciously… Continue reading Secret Family Recipes {Zucchini Slice}

Cakery · Party Planning

Galentine’s Day 2019 {Rainbow-Themed Party}

With the end of February ticking over, I’m looking back on that special time earlier this month, not so much for sweethearts but for gal pals! Our third annual Galentines Day party came with a slightly different theme this year: bright rainbows and cute clouds. It was a fun change to the red-and-pink we usually… Continue reading Galentine’s Day 2019 {Rainbow-Themed Party}

Slices

‘Everything and Nothing’ Slice {GF/DF/RSF/NF/EF Seeded Slice}

Happy new… er, February?! A bit late for the New Year, but I have the cutest excuse who is teething something fierce, plus a few events in the pipeline – including Galentine’s Day 2019 {our third annual party!} And speaking of Galentines, today’s recipe first made an appearance at our first Gal’s Day, though I… Continue reading ‘Everything and Nothing’ Slice {GF/DF/RSF/NF/EF Seeded Slice}

Brownie & Fudge

Very Overdue! {Candy Cane Chocolate Brownie}

Well overdue indeed… not with a baby, thank goodness, but with an update of said baby, and of course a baking post. I would start to apologise, but anyone with kids will understand why I would rather catch up on my shows during these precious few minutes of ‘me time’ at the end of the… Continue reading Very Overdue! {Candy Cane Chocolate Brownie}

Cakery

Somebunny is coming soon… {Bunny Baby Shower Cake}

Indeed ‘somebunny’ known as Baby Sweet nor’westerly is not far away at all – he’s due to arrive just four days from now (all going to plan)!!! Hence this is just a quick post to share photos of my baby shower cake from last month. Yes, LAST month. Yes, I haven’t worked at all this… Continue reading Somebunny is coming soon… {Bunny Baby Shower Cake}

Cakery · Party Planning

Galentine’s Day 2018 {Stripey Ombre Buttercream Cake Tutorial}

‘Tis the end of February – the end of summer – and the end of the month of V-Day {which was hard to escape with all the ads trying to sell us jewellery/chocolates/chocolate jewellery…} Did you celebrate Feb 14th with your Significant Other this year? N and I have had to share our Valentine’s celebrations… Continue reading Galentine’s Day 2018 {Stripey Ombre Buttercream Cake Tutorial}