January 2010

Month: January 2010

Bourke Street Bakery Banana Cake

  Have I mentioned before that the Bourke Street Bakery cookbook is an absolute delight? It is a pity that I have never been to the bakery myself but I can only imagine the smells and treats in store for whoever visits it. I have been trying quite a few recipes from that cookbook over the holidays. The banana cake recipe looked simple, as all banana cake recipes do and I admit, there is never any scarcity of over ripe bananas in the f... Read More >>

My Gingerbread Buttons

Christmas is a time of sharing. A sharing of moments filled with laughter and carefree abandon that comes from knowing that you don't have to go back to work the next day, the kids are home from school, friends and family that you haven't seen in ages is all around you. Adults band together to cook, drink and have a jolly good time. But there are so many fantastic things you can share and do with kids too. Like gingerbread men! Countless kitche... Read More >>