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Chocolate Nutella Cupcakes with Chocolate Mousse Icing

Chocolate Nutella Cupcakes with Chocolate Mousse Icing Chocolate lovers this ones for you! This recipe is super easy and tastes an absolute treat. I used packet mix for this one, but love this recipe from Taste.com if you’re up to making cupcakes from scratch. Ingredients 1 packet of White Wings chocolate cupcake mix or any… Read more »

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Fruchoc Rocky Road

Fruchoc Rocky Road If you’re a sucker for this SA choccy icon then you are going to LOVE this rocky road. Full of fruchocs, lollies, nuts and marshmallows, it’s a chunky and sweet delight. This recipe can also be easily modified- just take out what you don’t like and add something else. Pretzels, salted peanuts,… Read more »

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Roast Pumpkin, Zucchini, Chicken and Baby Kale Salad

Roast Pumpkin, Zucchini, Chicken and Baby French Kale Salad The warmer weather is here, which means it’s the perfect time for salads! This little beauty is packed full of goodness, is great on its own or as a side at a BBQ.   Ingredients 1 bag Baby French Kale (I’ve also used baby spinach as… Read more »

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Gluten Free Pasta and Meatballs

Gluten Free Pasta + Meatballs I’ve recently been put on a Gluten Free diet, which for me is terrifying because let’s face it, gluten is my life. But when I saw San Remo’s Pulse Pasta online, I thought I would give it a crack (I am forever searching for food that doesn’t taste like cardboard)…. Read more »

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Saffron Milk Cap Mushroom + Bacon Rissoto

A recent bout of foraging in Kuitpo Forest has found me with a surplus of Saffron Milk Cap Mushrooms (also known as Pine Mushrooms). These babies are bright orange, look deadly and taste DELICIOUS. I forage my own pine mushrooms, but I strongly recommend buying them from a shop/market if you don’t know what you’re… Read more »

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Fig and Pear Loaf

A recent haul of figs and pears from friends and family had me giving the dehydrator quite the workout. I love figs however they come, but hate how they can sometimes spoil so quickly- that’s why I love them dehydrated! They work perfectly in this recipe that I originally found on Taste– I just added… Read more »

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Raw Carob, Fig and Mint Bliss Balls

Raw Carob, Mint and Fig Bliss Balls Ingredients 1/2 cup medijool dates 1/3 cup all natural peanut butter 1.5tbps coconut oil, melted 2/3 cup almond meal Handful of almonds 1/3 dried figs 1/3 cup The Carob Kitchen raw carob powder 1 tablespoon chai seeds Dash of peppermint essence Desiccated coconut to roll┬áballs in Method Put… Read more »

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Fairy Bread Lamingtons

This Australia Day I was bunkered down on the couch, taking it easy and appreciating how lucky we are to live in this beautiful country. I also spent it eating 3 of these delicious Lamingtons, because, well any excuse will do. I found this recipe on Taste and it was an absolute hit. Its super… Read more »

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Easy Peasy Banana Bread

If you’re looking for a super easy, super delicious Banana Bread recipe then pop this in your book. I nabbed this bad boy from Taste.com.au and have made it twice already. On both occasions it’s come out perfectly- even when I’ve snuck in additions like walnuts, chocolate chips and extra cinnamon. It’s best eaten when… Read more »

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Messy Jessy’s Sticky Orange, Almond + Ginger Semolina Cake

Sticky Orange, Almond and Ginger Semolina Cake Looking for a delicious cake recipe that’s a little bit different and will WOW your guests? Then you need to get to the shops and grab yourself a box of Messy Jessy. Messy Jessy cake mixes are easy to make, are made locally here in SA and use… Read more »

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Grandmas Peanut Butter Cookies

My late Grandma was amazing. She was a wizz in the kitchen and always cooked amazing meals and sweets for us kids when we travelled to NSW to visit. I was only young when she passed away, but one thing stuck with me and that was her passion for food and love for her family…. Read more »

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Rustic Pear, Cinnamon + Almond Streusel Cake by Messy Jessy

Love the convenience of a packet mix cake but hate the idea of having no idea what the ingredients are listed on the side of the box? Well now there’s a relatively new player in the cake mix game that is all about fresh ingredients, big flavours and keeping it simple- and it’s called Messy… Read more »