Well it's time to head back to school here in Australia! I can't believe how quickly the school holidays have gone. I'm sure there are parents out there who are sad to see their kiddies go off to school this week (Prep parents I'm looking at you... especially my gorgeous sister-in-law whose eldest ... Read More about Healthy Back To School Snacks
These Macadamia Nut ANZAC biscuits are a delicious new take on a classic favourite recipe! Why not make a big batch today...! Like pretty much every Australian kid, I grew up eating ANZAC biscuits. I remember baking them all the time with Mum on weekends and then getting excited when I opened up ... Read More about Macadamia Nut Anzac Biscuits
Quick, easy and tasty... this classic Chocolate Ripple Cake with Peppermint Crisp really does have it all! The perfect Australian dessert! I found out a very interesting fact this week (well I thought it was interesting anyway!)... 20% of the people who read Bake Play Smile live in the US! This ... Read More about Chocolate Ripple Cake with Peppermint Crisp
Capsicum, Cashew & Sundried Tomato Dip is the perfect addition to any party! Crunchy, delicious and oh-so-good! This will be loved by all! I have been making this dip for years! It's so easy and everyone loves it. It's an incredibly versatile dip and you can change around the ingredients to suit ... Read More about Capsicum, Cashew & Sundried Tomato Dip
Wow it's been a while since I have posted anything on Bake Play Smile! I must admit it was so nice getting away for the holidays and not worrying about technology for a few weeks! Anyway, we all know that holidays can't last forever, but while I'm still in lazy holiday mode, here's a peak into our ... Read More about Holiday Snaps!
The Top 5 Sweet Recipes from 2013... there's something here to suit every single taste! A sugar-lovers absolute dream come true! My absolute favourite posts this year have been my sweet recipes. I'm not fussy when it comes to sweets either... I'll happily munch my way through a block of ... Read More about The Top 5 Sweet Recipes from 2013
Now that summer is here, I am loving all of the berries that have started to pop up! And there is no better time than now to whip up a batch of these delicious white chocolate and berry muffins. They are so good that even the fussiest eater will love them! As with any good muffin recipe, they are ... Read More about White Chocolate & Berry Muffins
Thank you to The Parenting Files for asking me to write this article for their website... I hope you enjoyed my recipe. And now here it is for all the lovely Bake Play Smile readers too! Now I am a girl that loves my chocolate. There's no denying it. I really just can't get enough! My love of ... Read More about White Chocolate Rocky Road
Delicious and healthy... my Top 5 Savoury Recipes are perfect for an easy lunch or dinner! Make them today and see for yourself! Savoury recipes are a bit of a rarity compared to all of the sweet recipes on Bake Play Smile, but I'm trying hard to be a bit more balanced (cough, cough - I mean ... Read More about Top 5 Savoury Recipes from 2013
Check out my Top 5 Education Posts from 2013... from the best reading strategies to science experiments and so much more! I can't believe it's nearly the end of the school... the year has absolutely flown! Anyway, I thought that given the school year is just about to wrap up for the summer ... Read More about Top 5 Education Posts from 2013
I love being organised and having something yummy to take to work for lunch during the week... but that doesn't always happen! If I'm not organised, I usually end up eating Saladas with vegemite and cheese (not that there's anything wrong with that!). Sometimes I like to make a zucchini slice and ... Read More about Roast Vegetable Stack
We had our first Christmas party of the year this weekend and if it was anything to go by, it's going to be an amazing lead-up to Christmas! We spent the weekend in Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula which is one of my favourite places in Victoria. We ate lots of yummy food (far too much yummy ... Read More about And the Christmas Party Season Begins!