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Springrolls with Banana and Dulce de Leche

Posted on January 30, 2009 by in desserts

Our dear blogger friend from Cooksister is hosting this month’s Waiter there’s something in my soup and she chose Sweet & Savory swap as the theme for January.(The event is hosted in turn by Cooksister, Johanna and Andrew) At first I thought that I would give this one a miss because I am extremely busy […]

Rice Krispie Cookies – a favorite with young and old!

Posted on November 4, 2008 by in baked goods

The holiday season is but a few weeks away and every one is starting to stock up on all kinds of goodies for the season. Some of my children’s favorites are the Chocolate squares that I made last week and also Crunchies, not to mention Gran’s Romany Creams. The ultimate treat for them however is […]

Chocolate Squares

Posted on October 30, 2008 by in baked goods

These past two weeks have been so hectic and if I think that the holiday season has not even started…..I want to run away! To top it all, on Monday my computer just “crashed”. Dead….nothing not a flicker of light…just nothing. I went into panic mode for about 5 minutes and then realized that my […]

Crunchies with a nutty crunch….

Posted on May 8, 2008 by in baked goods

My son has got a serious sweet tooth and he is forever raiding the cupboards, looking for something to eat. If I stock up on sweets and chocolates, he will only eat that so I am trying to buy less and less of the stuff. So yesterday I decided to bake crunchies, but halfway through […]

No-guilt pecan pie

Posted on February 1, 2008 by in baked goods

After hubby’s chiropractor told him to omit sugar from his diet if he wants to get rid of all his aches and pains, I had yet another issue to consider when I cook. It would have been easy to Google sugar-free recipes, but I decided to try and create my own. We all know that […]

Chocolate Chip cookies.

Posted on January 29, 2008 by in baked goods

The last couple of days I have just been reading other people’s blogs to see if I am on the right track. Well I saw very good blogs(my opinion) of which the Leftover queen and the Passionate Cook are just two, but I saw others that are also a work in progress like mine. What […]

Diabetic Treats

Posted on October 31, 2007 by in baked goods

Diabetic Date Balls

Sugarfree treats for diabetics are always hard to find and then if you find some, they are always loaded with aspartame and other ingredients that are no good for you. I am seriously trying to eat less sugar and my friend’s husband is already a diabetic so I tried this recipe this morning to just […]


Posted on October 24, 2007 by in baked goods

Easy Crunchies

Crunchies are one of those things that everyone loves, but no one ever has the time to bake . Well my 6 year old, Chloe baked these yesterday and it took her just 20 minutes (excluding baking time). So come on…try it yourself!!! Crunchies 750ml coconut 250 ml cake flour 4 x 250 ml dry […]