Posts in the Category: Recipes

Trail Mix Ball Recipe

Posted in - kitchen @ Home & Recipes on November 18th 2016 5 Comments Trail-in-a-mix-balls

Thanks to Derek I am posting up this delicious tasty snack recipe to share with you all. Inspired by the raw balls we have with coffee at the local café, this recipe contains a nice little spread of wholesome ingredients for a quick boost of energy.

Not quite a raw ball because we’ve roasted the hazelnuts …

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Breakfast topping: Roasted Plums

Posted in - kitchen @ Home & Recipes on June 4th 2016 0 Comments Roast-Plums

What’s your favourite part of the day?

Personally I fancy the morning, which has not always been the case but it seems when I hit my thirties, life shifted and I comfortably and rather unknowingly slotted into the enjoyment of a morning routine. Over time I’ve built on this routine, swapping up and experimenting with breakfast …

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D’Entrecasteaux National Park and camping salsa nachos

Posted in - Camping & kitchen @ Home & Recipes & Southern forests & Travelling Me & western australia & Wildlife & Wildflowers on May 22nd 2016 0 Comments Sand dunes

Venturing into D’Entrecasteaux National Park we were rewarded with some incredible rugged coastlines and patches of karri forest. It was wonderful to see first-hand the forest recovery from a fire that tore through the area over a year ago, destroying much in its path. Well, that said, not all is lost, green vegetation has sprung from …

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Crowd pleasers – Mardi Gras Doughnuts

Posted in - kitchen @ Home & Recipes on June 17th 2015 2 Comments jam-donut

This post is terribly late! But better late than never, right?  Plus it involves jam doughnuts and definitely worthy of sharing with you all! Last Christmas, we made dessert for both sides of the family. I may have overlooked the commitment of baking from scratch, as we (Derek too) spent almost two days in the kitchen (minus …

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Ice cream Maker Review + Recipe

Posted in - Chocolate & Icecream & kitchen @ Home & Products I like & Recipes on February 6th 2015 2 Comments Ice-cream-maker-review

New to the household is a recently acquired bright lime green ice cream maker! Woohoo! I have being eyeing one for a while now, however, the pots and pans are slowly morphing there way into the linen cupboard and with our small (but cute) kitchen, I am always a little reluctant in bringing home anything new. …

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Australia Day Lamington recipe

Posted in - Recipes on January 16th 2015 0 Comments Lamington

The lamington is a classic Australia dessert alongside another the famous pavlova. The delicious cubed cake sponge coated in chocolate icing and coconut makes an appearance at Australia Day parties across the country on January 26th each year. In primary school my parents were enlisted the task of selling lamingtons for the fundraiser drive and …

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Farewell Cafe Couture + Donut recipe

Posted in - Recipes on January 15th 2015 2 Comments Donut-balls

I’ll admit the blog side of things has been a little stressful over the past week and it all started when Cafe Couture went down without any warning. Poof, gone, just like that!  I was unable to access the back-end of the website either. On investigation, I found the administration profile had to be updated with …

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