Delicious homemade strawberry jam

My family recently went strawberry picking at a farm not too far from home. We had so much fun picking and eating loads of fresh sweet strawberries that I’m sure it will become an annual family tradition. The only problem of course is that we ended up with around 6 kg (13.2 pounds) of strawberries…

Homemade Mulberry Jam

It’s mulberry season and the neighbourhood tree is teeming with juicy and sweet purple fruit. I have fond memories of mulberry picking as a child, getting covered in purple stains while stuffing my mouth. Our neighbourhood tree is on a vacant block across the road from our house and is at least five metres high….

Tangy Orange Sponge

Is it tme for tea or coffee? This cake perfectly complements a morning or afternoon tea with your friends. It’s a fluffy and light sponge which is super easy to make and takes no time at all. I regularly make this when I have a couple of oranges spare, though I have also made mandarin…

Sunday morning waffles

While rubbing the sleep from my eyes this morning, I had the sudden urge to make waffles. It was chilly outside and I wanted something warm and sickly sweet to get me started. Miss three thought that it was a great idea and watched my every move while drinking her early morning Milo (malted chocolate…