Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

Apr 6, 2020 Melby 1

If you share a hot cross bun with someone else, you’re supposedly going to be friends for the year, especially if you say “Half for […]

Freshly baked scones

Perfect Scones

Mar 19, 2020 Melby 0

“I asked the maid in dulcet tone To order me a buttered scone; The silly girl has been and gone And ordered me a buttered […]

Bran and Honey loaf

Bran and Honey Loaf

Mar 5, 2020 Melby 0

Tiggers don’t like honey. ~ A A Milne ~   Hmmm, I am not surprised, Tigger. I also don’t like honey. It’s got too much […]

Hot Water Pastry

Hot Water Pastry

Mar 1, 2020 Melby 2

Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken. ~ Jonathan Swift ~   A flaky (pastry) start My granny’s pastry recipe has been the pastry […]

Milk tart slice

Milk Tart

Feb 23, 2020 Melby 0

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. ~ Virginia Woolf ~   To say South Africans get obsessed […]

Cheese Muffins

Cheese Muffins

Nov 18, 2019 Melby 0

“The secret ingredient is always cheese” ~ Anonymous ~ My Cheese Muffin recipe also comes out of my mother’s recipe scrapbook. It was actually a recipe […]

Apple Cake

Apple Cake

Nov 18, 2019 Melby 3

“If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” ~ Carl Sagan ~ I have this recipe for […]