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Black Forest Cake.

Black Forest Cake.

It calls to me all the time. Does it call to you? There’s just something about chocolate, cherries, cream and liquor (if one chooses to use) that just goes together like it’s meant to be. Black Forest Cake is often our go to cake for our work celebrations because we haven’t met anyone yet, who doesn’t like Black Forest Cake. Even Mr H likes it, and apparently he’s not a cake person (ahem….liar, liar pants on fire). So, I was…

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I hated scones…

I hated scones…

Absolutely loathed them. They were right up there with pavlova for me (obvious aside – I hate pavlova. Very un-Australian I know. And coming up to Christmas in Australia, I will now expect virtual tomatoes thrown at me. It’s like not knowing anything about AFL or whatever it’s called). I could never understand why people would go out of their way to have scones. Until I was pregnant with her Majesty, Queen Rani. Then Oh My Goodness! I couldn’t get…

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Cheers To Grace!

Cheers To Grace!

This week was a big week for me. So, I went through Grandma Grace’s tin looking for something appropriate to share for such a big week. She must have had a big week herself at one point, because I found a recipe for homemade Baileys. Not really a high tea kind of item, but it seemed relevant at the time I was rustling through her tin. Homemade Bailey’s is always something I’ve wanted to make….a ‘wouldn’t it be nice to…

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Bucket List Baking

Bucket List Baking

This is where I’m going to share all the recipes, I wish I had the time or energy to try. You’re in for a treat – yes, pun definitely intended! These recipes will be from my Grandma Grace’s recipe stash, an old biscuit tin full of ripped out magazine recipes; probably taken from the magazines they kept at the doctors. I suspect she probably ripped them out of the magazines whilst complaining about the long wait – my Grandma walked…

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