Preserves

Strawberry + Basil Jam

Prep Time : 15 + 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 30 Minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Moderate Hello my lovelies! It’s the end of summer here so it’s time to hold onto the sweet flavour of strawberries for a bit longer. With a twist of course. Basil is a great partner for strawberries. We…

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Breakfast

Fig, Honey + Almond Muesli (Granola)

 Prep Time : 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 40 Minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Easy So we’re having a bit of a chocolate detox this week… With the warmer weather (we are pretending it’s not raining today…) I was ready for a change from a hot breakfast but clearly we are staying oat-based because…

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Drinks

Spiked Hot Lemon, Honey + Ginger

 Prep Time : 5 Minutes | Cook Time : 0 Minutes | Total Time : 10 Minutes | Difficulty : Easy So you know how I said I had a sore throat last week? My go to when I come down with colds and other gooby afflictions is this delicious hot drink that’s tart and soothing at the same time.…

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Snacks

Home-Made Almond Butter

 Cook Time : 15 Minutes | Blitz Time : 15 Minutes | Total Time : 1 Hour | Difficulty : Easy What’s better than almond butter from the store? Almond butter that you make yourself so that it’s fresh and delicious and just the way you like it. Duh. I realise this isn’t a very Christmassy recipe but the belly…

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Cookies, Kiwi Classic

Afghans

Prep Time : 15 Minutes | Cook Time : 15 Minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Easy Hello my lovelies. When I first made these I failed my countrymen. A true afghan should be topped with half a walnut but I realised too late that I didn’t have any when making these classic chocolatey cookies to…

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Sweets

Homemade Marshmallows

 Prep Time : 1 Hour | Finishing Time : 30 Minutes | Total Time : 4 hours | Difficulty : Moderate Guy Fawkes means bonfires and bonfires mean marshmallows. Toasty, gooey inside marshmallows. Shall we make some?

Cakes, Cupcakes

Pistachio Friands

Prep Time : 30 minutes | Cook Time : 15 minutes | Total Time : 1 hour | Difficulty : Moderate Hello new friends! I was going to start off with something a little more basic and then I made these and had to share them with you. Who can resist pistachios + butter + tiny food that makes you…

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