‘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}


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}


Eating Summer {Strawberry Tiramisu}

Where did January go?!?? Happy New Year anyway! And happy summer weather, if that’s what you’re enjoying (like us Christchurchians). I hope your resolutions – if you care for them – are still intact. Summer = fresh berries. And barely a stitch of summer at that: I (and everyone else in the city/country it seems)… Continue reading Eating Summer {Strawberry Tiramisu}

Biscuits & Cookies

Tasty Christmas Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

From the look of the past few posts, you might think I’m on a cookie bender! Though I’m sure there are worse addictions to have… And I simply can’t separate Christmas time from gingerbread, so cookies ye shall have indeed. These cookies/biscuits/etc were inspired by a Donna Hay (#number1fan) recipe I first met a few… Continue reading Tasty Christmas Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

Biscuits & Cookies

Leftover crumble topping? Make Biscuits! {Crumble Topping Cookies}

Hello again! Here I am – it’s been a long time!!! And indeed, mea culpa, however I’m pretty sure that you will forgive me when I tell you why… Oh yes, we’ll get to those long-promised cookies, but first, the answer to the question, “why the leave of absence??”  Well, a couple of months ago… Continue reading Leftover crumble topping? Make Biscuits! {Crumble Topping Cookies}