Lemon Dream Cake

I’ve had this recipe in my Bookmarks list for some time now, and it was a matter of waiting for the right occasion to pop up in order for me to make it. This is not a cake you make every-other-day – and when it came to my dessert-duties for Mother’s Day lunch, I knew…

Baby Carrot Cakes

This year for Mother’s Day, mum didn’t ask for anything that was too difficult: ” Just bake me a carrot cake.” Well, I could do that easily! I had recently had a bit of an online shopping splurge and had indulged in purchasing a couple of new cookbooks – something I haven’t done in a…

Mother’s Day Raspberry Buttermilk Pancakes

I hope you all are spoiling your mothers this Mother’s Day! As mentioned in my previous post, my mum requested that I make her the cinnamon nut scrolls (recipe here), however I decided at the same time that I’d whip up some raspberry buttermilk pancakes at the same time for a bit of a breakfast…

Cinnamon & Nut Scrolls (with Kapai Puku seeds)

I made these scrolls a while ago on a whim one morning, and not only were they easy to make and very tasty, but my mum loved it! With Mother’s Day just tomorrow, I asked her if there was anything in particular that she wanted, and she said that all she wanted was for me…