The most decadent, over-the-top Triple Chocolate Cherry Ripe Mud Cupcakes... these are for the true chocoholics out there! Death by chocolate does not even begin to describe these cupcakes... murder by chocolate gets a little closer. They are ridiculous and certainly not for the faint hearted. If ... Read More about Insanely Rich Triple Chocolate Cherry Ripe Mud Cupcakes
Deliciously healthy Raspberry, Banana and Yoghurt Muffins! This make the perfect lunchbox treat... just make sure you keep a couple for yourself! What a difference a week makes. Last weekend I made a batch of beautiful, healthy raspberry, banana and yoghurt muffins that had only the teensiest ... Read More about Raspberry, Banana and Yoghurt Muffins with Just a Teeny Tiny Sprinkle of Chocolate Chips!
Last night I went with the lovely girls I teach with to a Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Foundation professional development night on the Mornington Peninsula. Now if truth be told, often the professional development courses teachers go to are pretty darn boring... but this one was AMAZING! And it ... Read More about Meeting Stephanie Alexander… What An Inspiration!
A perfectly simple Roast Vegetable Quiche... a freezer-friendly meal that the whole family will love! Mix and match with whichever vegetables you have! What a great weekend it was catching up with friends and family... and now that it's Tuesday it seems so long ago (and yet we haven't even reached ... Read More about Just A Simple Roast Vegetable Quiche… Perfect For A Lazy Lunch!
5 Quick, Fun & Easy Ways to Learn the Letters of the Alphabet One of the most effective ways to teach children literally anything is to get them involved in a hands-on way where they are actively engaged and having fun (preferably all at the same time!). And this is no different when it comes ... Read More about 5 Quick, Fun & Easy Ways to Learn the Letters of the Alphabet
The most delicious Orange and Almond Cake ever!!! This is an absolute classic recipe... and it just gets better and better! This weekend we had my husband's aunty and grandma come over for lunch. His grandma is 93 years old and is more with it mentally and physically than lots of people half her ... Read More about Orange and Almond Cake… Gluten-Free and Scrumdiddliumptious!
Junk mail is a bit of a contested topic in our house. If my husband gets it out of the mailbox then it ends up in the outside bin... it doesn't even make it into the house for crying out loud! But if I get it, I love flicking through the pages and checking out all the stuff that I need (or more ... Read More about When junk mail is no longer junk…
The perfect winter warmer... this hearty and healthy chicken and vegetable soup is simply delicious! Serve with warm crusty rolls! You know what one of my favourite things about winter is? Soup! And to be honest, it's probably one of my only favourite things about winter (oh that and wearing my ugg ... Read More about Hearty and Healthy Chicken and Vegetable Soup
These 'Fun With Paint' activities will keep the kids busy for hours! From finger painting to blow pictures, nature painting and more! All kids love playing with paint. Give them a pot of the sticky stuff and they will have hours upon hours of fun. However, it doesn't seem to matter how 'careful' ... Read More about Fun With Paint | Activities for Kids
This week is National Literacy and Numeracy Week (NLNW) in Australia. It is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Education and this year marks the 15th anniversary of NLNW! Each year there are heaps of fun activities for schools (which of course can also be done at home!). The ... Read More about Get Involved in National Literacy and Numeracy Week: 29th July – 4th August
This Apple Berry Crumble Slice is the most delicious take on a classic style apple crumble! And we all know that there's nothing better than eating hot apple crumble on a cold winter's night... or is there? That's what I wanted to find out. So as I love to do, I trawled through pages and pages of ... Read More about Apple Berry Crumble Slice (easy, classic recipe)
A healthy, low fat and easy vegetable lasagne that is packed full of ricotta, vegetables, paprika and sunflower seeds. YUM! I, like pretty much everyone else in the world, love lasagne. Everyone has their own favourite lasagne recipe... whether it be packed full of yummy oozing cheese, smothered in ... Read More about Healthy, Low Fat and Easy Vegetable Lasagne