Baking for Christmas and New Year

Sugar and Spice Nuts, Chocolate Hazelnut Biscotti, Cranberry and Pistachio Biscotti

Today I’m sharing 3 great recipes in the one post! OK, so I really did this baking a couple of days before Christmas to share around over the busy Christmas period and give away as gifts, but being a busy time I didn’t have a chance to make a post! These treats will be just … Continue reading


It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

This is my favourite time of year; The weather is really starting to warm up, weekends are busy with friends and family get togethers, the recipe books are out as we plan what Christmas treats to bake and as it gets dark outside our living rooms light up as our Christmas trees sparkle. As we … Continue reading

Here it is… the vegie garden!!

Other than leaving our friends and family, one of the hardest things about leaving our last place was leaving our vegetable garden that we had worked so hard on. We have moved to a much cooler climate and our new place didn’t have a garden, though there was PLENTY of space for one!! So what … Continue reading

An overdue but very exciting update!

Baby news

My dear friends and followers, you’d be forgiven for thinking I had completely forgotten you and disappeared from the face of this earth, but thanks for sticking with me! Believe it or not it’s been a busy and very exciting few months… Hubby and I have a baby on the way!! We are very excited … Continue reading