Lemon Verbena Syrup Cake

When skies are grey and you need some cheer – make cake. This tangy sweet delicious number will warm the cockles of your heart. This recipe is from The Cooks Herb Garden by Mary Browne, Helen Leach and Nancy Titchbourne. Three New Zealand sisters who put together useful, gorgeous books. See also The Cooks Salad […]

Bron’s Seedy Oat Bread

Bron, from Ruth’s Microgreens, is the clever clogs behind this delicious bread. Move over the one pot bake – this easy recipe gets mixed in the loaf tin you bake it in. We be lovin’ it! Thanks Bron. 2 cups rolled oats 1/2 cup chickpea flour 1/2 cup almonds 1/2 cup pumpkin seeds 1/2 cup […]

Our Favourite Pikelets

It was afternoon tea o’clock. We were gobbling oaty pikelets topped with applesauce and yoghurt, and Luke says “these are my favourite” to which everyone whole heartedly agreed. Joy in simple things! And I knew I wanted to share it all with you (the oaty goodness, and the joy). Thanks to the hungry tiger for the […]

Simple Summer Plum Cake Recipe

Gardeners are so busy at this time of the year. Add a job and a few kids to the mix, and cake baking, which should be near the top of the priority list languishes way below. Here’s the world’s most simple cake, especially for you my friends. I know you’re busy and I know you […]