Monthly Archives: December 2012

caramel, apple and cinnamon cookies.

It’s been a while since I published a cookie recipe, but Christmas is as good a time as any to do so. I always keep a jar full in case of any unexpected visitors. Cookies make great gifts too – simply wrap a stack in cellophane, or buy a nice plate or jar to give […]

treat of the week: little paddock ice cream

Auckland saw some atrocious weather last week, but the beautiful weekend just passed has kept the hope of a decent summer alive. It’s still Auckland though, which means things could change in an instant. Therefore, while farmers are making their hay – we must eat ice cream.   Little Paddock ice cream, to be precise. This […]

chocolate and peanut butter muffins (vegan).

I developed this recipe after a request from a friend looking for something tasty to put in her husband’s lunchbox! It took me a couple of goes to get the muffin texture right, but I’m happy with the final result. The swirls of peanut butter are a nice, salty surprise and if you use crunchy […]