Recipe| Lyndey Milan’s Brunch Tarts

Today we have not one but two recipes from Lyndey Milan, Australian food, wine and lifestyle personality. These two recipes, delicious Turkish and Mexican inspired brunch tarts, are fresh from Lyndey’s new show, Summer Baking Secrets. You can watch Lyndey bake both tarts on Channel 7 at 4 pm this Sunday. She’ll also be baking other deliciousness including whole…

Baking with the Country Women’s Association

Recently, Murdoch Books published a book called 365 Country Women’s Association Favourites: Inspirational Recipes for Everyday of the Year. Founded in 1922, The Country Women’s Association of NSW is the largest female lobby group in Australia. They meet monthly to discuss various initiatives including medical research, handicrafts and cookery projects. If you watch Masterchef you’ll know…

ANZAC Day Baking – Two-Up Cupcakes

Yesterday at work we held a baking day in honour of ANZAC Day.  Members of our workplace “Baking Club” brought in baked goods and the deal was anyone could eat whatever they wanted in exchange for a gold coin donation.  The money we raised we donated to Legacy. I wanted to make something delicious with…

Snow Cakes

When I was in primary school, many moons ago, my school put together a cookbook.  It’s nothing fancy – black and white, no images, bound together with your standard ring binder.  Nothing at all like Crown Street Cooks, the uber-professional-available-in-bookstores cookbook by Crown Street Public School.  My primary school book is special though and contains…

The Cake Pops Experiment

Yesterday, I came across this website with simple step-by-step instructions on making cake pops.  I’d never considered making, eating or otherwise engaging with cake pops until then. They looked so cute and delicious and I made a mental note to keep them up my sleeve for a special occasion or Baking Day or something. When…

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

Recently a colleague of mine brought in Hummingbird Cupcakes for our workplace “Baking Club” event.  In case you’re wondering, Baking Club is a club at my work for keen bakers (who would have thought?). Every now and then we bake up a storm, bring our treats into work, charge people a gold coin donation to…