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Scrumptious coffee cake

So this feels like a bizarre follow up to my last post about weight gain… But what’s a birthday without cake?! It was my boyfriend’s birthday yesterday and he has a certified coffee obsession. So I whipped up this coffee … Continue reading

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The secret to easy (delicious!) fish tacos

Fish tacos are THE BEST but who can be bothered messing around with flour and egg and batter etc on a week night?! Not me. Well the (painfully obvious) answer is this: Frozen battered fish has come a long way … Continue reading

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Super easy dhal recipe

This recipe is super simple, delicious, cheap and can be made from ingredients found in most pantries. What’s not to love? You will need: 2 cloves of garlic, crushed (or use the one from a jar) red chillis, as many … Continue reading

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Ferrero Rocher cheesecake

It’s been a while since I’ve made a cheesecake, but I’m back. In a big way. I made this for my boyfriend to take to work for his birthday, so devastatingly, I didn’t get to try it. But from all … Continue reading

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Very nice lemon slice

When I was a kid I used to munch on lemons as though they were oranges and as though acid tooth decay wasn’t a thing. 15-20 years later it seems the lemons didn’t have much of an impact on my … Continue reading

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A summer barbecue & the perfect punch

I had a lovely low key barbecue on Saturday night. To negate some of the drinking that’s been happening lately I made a delicious alcohol free punch. But then I had a glass of sparkling wine anyway… Not because the … Continue reading

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The fluffiest buttermilk pancakes

Whisk one egg with a 1+1/4 cup of buttermilk. Add the mixture to 1 cup of self raising flour, 1/4 cup of caster sugar and 1/4 teaspoon of baking soda. Stir. Ladle a spoonful into a frying pan and flip … Continue reading

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Cheer me up choc chip cookies

Yesterday was just a bit ‘blah’. Nothing drastic. No emergencies. Just a regular First World average day. And I knew of only one remedy that would hit the spot. Cookies. I was recommended the Meet Me at Mike’s Best Ever … Continue reading

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Triple Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Sorry for those waiting desperately for this recipe! It comes from Phoodie, which is a food blog so excellent I implore you to go over and have a look now. Gone? Good. Now, the Triple Peanut Butter Cheesecake is certainly … Continue reading

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Earl Grey Cupcakes

The first time I had Earl Grey tea was at my friend Tarn’s house when we were teenagers. Whenever I smell that heavily perfumed bergamot orange aroma it makes me think of her. When I lived in Vienna my good … Continue reading

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