Creamy White Chocolate Buttercream

A creamy white chocolate buttercream that is perfect for decorating cupcakes, cakes, desserts, and eating straight from the bowl… I’m making a wedding cake in a few weeks for some close friends of ours and I’ve been testing buttercreams for the big day. I want something that is extremely delicious (obviously). Last week I madeRead more

Easy Self Saucing Plum Pudding

Easy self saucing plum pudding

Fresh or canned plums are perfect for this easy self saucing plum pudding… I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned the treasure trove that is Kevin’s parent’s garden before, but it’s full of nearly every fruit and vegetable you could possibly imagine. After spending two years in Europe in an apartment with no garden it hasRead more

Classic Kiwi Cheese Straws

classic kiwi cheese straws

Every New Zealander (and non-New Zealander!) needs to have these classic Kiwi cheese straws in their baking repertoire! For all you fellow Kiwi’s out there, I expect you’ve tried classic Kiwi cheese straws before, right? If not, then I’d like to have a word to the baker in your household.😉 For you non-Kiwi’s out thereRead more

Hello

Hi – I hope you had a wonderful time over Christmas? Have you recovered from the food hangover yet? I’m still getting there…I think baby has doubled in size since Christmas day (!!). Our Christmas holiday was was spent down at our family bach (holiday house) in the Marlborough Sounds and was filled with kayaking,Read more