Easy Berry Ricotta Muffins

I was told of my grandmother’s passing yesterday evening while I was recipe-testing these muffins. She made it to the impressive age of 95, thanks to regular walks and a┬árather lack lustre diet of minimally-processed foods without excess sugars, salts and fats. Saying that she was “a bit” of a hypochondriac might be a severe…

Spoonful Cafe & Living

It surprised me to hear of an organic cafe on my side of the bridge. While being in the foodie circles you certainly hear about new openings and menu launches, if you want organic or “hipster” food, it’s largely assumed that you would need to travel into the inner city suburbs such as Newtown and…

Blueberry Chia Muffins

I was working as a volunteer at a legal centre for a year between the periods of March 2013 to March this year, and it was quite unusual back then how I didn’t have much of a sense of any sort of financial responsibility – even though I was earning a grand total of zero…

Raspberry, Apple & Almond Breakfast Muffins

On weekdays I usually have a protein-rich cereal with skim milk and some fruit, but on the weekends it can slide significantly depending on what’s in the house. Sometimes I stay good and have some delicious golden toasted sourdough with a thick slather of lush avocado, or if there’s cake and muffins in the house,…

Snickers & Peanut Butter Muffins

Its been a while since I made muffins. And following on from my re-discovery of the Nigella Quick Collection app on my iPhone, I was flipping through the other recipes after I made the Coffee Caramel Shortbreads and found a recipe titled: Snickers and Peanut Butter Muffins. Okay, I don’t know a single person, foodie…

Blueberry Swirl Muffins

I’ve been having an idle look through my blog stats over the last week to get a bit of an idea of what the average reader of my blog is like. From what was given to me, it looked like the majority of my readers were from Australia (thanks to word of mouth probably!), as…