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}

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}

Biscuits & Cookies

Ginger Bikkies (or Cookies or Crackers!)

First things first: bikkies, biscuits, cookies – it doesn’t matter. You can call them what you like. Crackers, even! (As in, graham crackers, for those in the US). I won’t judge you. They’re all the same to me. The reason for calling them ‘bikkies’ is simply because this recipe traces its origins to Red Puppy Bikkie… Continue reading Ginger Bikkies (or Cookies or Crackers!)

Biscuits & Cookies

Celebrating 1,000 page-views with Instant Pudding…Biscuits??

Happy 1,000 page-views to the IBS blog!!! I still can’t believe anyone bothers to read what I have to say about baking (or any topic…) but thank y’all for your kind contributions to making this ‘milestone’ in blogology 🙂 Yes, there is a counter that I see when I go behind-the-scenes and write posts, and… Continue reading Celebrating 1,000 page-views with Instant Pudding…Biscuits??