Tis the season for tasty treats and thanks to our friends at Tasti we not only have treats to share but some Tasti tins to give away as well. Tasti of course produce naturally delicious baking ingredients including dried fruits and … Read more
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With some of the kids breaking up from school within the next few weeks I am starting to think about homemade treats that we can make for teachers. With that in mind I thought I would share with a you our top Homemade Gifts from the Kitchen, which started out being 10, has now grown to 15 and my tomorrow is likely to be significantly more. It isn’t too early to make shortbread, it freezes beautifully and means that you can have oven fresh shortbread as you need it!
I am hoping that is what I will find time for later this week.
The other sweet treat that freezes well is a rolled pavlova/pavlova roulade. You just make it up with cream and all and then wrap and freeze until needed.
Homemade gifts are always gratefully received, they are popular with both those who love to cook and those who would rather leave it to others. Over the years we have gathered a list of tried and true recipes that … Read more
The statistics are horrifying, while millions in the world starve, here in the Western world it is estimated that 30-40% of all food produced is thrown out.
“Hello, where are you from?” “New Zealand.” “Ahh Daniel Vettori, he is a very good cricket player.” This conversation happened more times than you might imagine on my recent trip to Sri Lanka. Cricket is the universal language here and … Read more