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Sweet Smoko

Raw No Bake Peppermint Slice

This no bake peppermint slice is delicious and easy to make. It is also a great healthy alternative to a store bought muesli bar or calorie rich slice at your local cafe. This slice is dairy free and to make it gluten free, substitute the rolled oats for coconut. Cut into small squares for a […]

Savoury Smoko

Easy Savoury Pizza Scrolls

A super quick and tasty savoury scroll recipe. Perfect for smoko, a morning tea shout, a fuelling snack after kids sports, or a substitute for a sandwich in the kids lunch boxes. The possibilities are endless. What shall I use as fillings?I have used tomato relish, chopped bacon and cheese in mine.But I have purposely […]

My Ramblings, People

The Best Homemade Playdough Recipe

I remember my mum making this recipe for me when I was a little girl. In fact it was a recipe submitted to the Otepopo School Cookbook fundraiser. Mums name proudly sitting under the recipe as a contributor. It’s quite nostalgic making it for my girls. Another generation on. What will I need? WaterVegetable OilFood […]

Sweet Smoko

Spiced Sugar Cookies

A delicious sweet chewy cookie with a hint of spice.The perfect biscuit or cookie for dunking in your cuppa. What will I need to make the spiced sugar coating? Castor sugarCinnamonMixed spice Make sure to mix together the spiced sugar coating, and store any remaining spiced sugar in an air tight container for another time. […]

Lunch, Meal Ideas

Cheese and Corn Savoury Muffins

A delicious savoury muffin that is super easy to make. Delicious warm or cold. Served with butter or without. You make it suit you – enjoy! Are you sick of making your usual savoury favourites. Perhaps you usually like to make Pappy’s scones, my cheese scones or some delicious mouse traps. They are all great […]

Puddings, Sweet Smoko

Chocolate Puff Eclairs

Is it a chocolate eclair? Is it a cream puff? No, it’s a combination of the two with an easy delicious filling. These will be the crowd pleaser at you next event! You only need four main ingredients, which I know you will most likely have in your kitchen! What do I need? Cold waterButterPlain […]

Lunch, Savoury Smoko

Tasty Toasted Cheese Mousetraps

One can only guess that the name of these cheesy ‘mouse traps’ originated from the idea that even the smallest creature lurking in the house would be tempted by these. What ingredients do I need? Tasty or Colby cheeseA TomatoSmall bunch of Parsley An EggRelish Packet of onion soup mix (if you don’t have access […]