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Here is the recipe for the sponge cake as used in the Sponge Cake with Passionfruit Icing and Jam and Cream…
Being birthday season in the Sisters’ extended family Julia purchased a packet of Fielders Wheaten Cornflour in case someone decided that they would like a delicious double decker sponge cake as their birthday cake.
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As far as sweet treats go there is nothing better than a good chocolatey brownie!
Julia’s DD Miss 14 has been treating her friends by taking these to school…
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Miss 11 decided that she would cook dinner one night this week. This was a win-win situation for her and me. If Miss 11 cooked it would count as part of this week’s homework. It also meant that I did not have to and on that particular night I was a bit stuck for inspiration. It turned out that we had all the ingredients for Zucchini Slice and that is what she decided to make…
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It is Miss 14′s birthday today and Miss 7 is going to make a pavlova for a special birthday dessert. A perfect way to use up a number of eggs as Julia’s chooks are laying plenty of eggs.
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Here is a recipe for a quick and delicious vege curry. Yummy and healthy, it is based around pumpkin, chickpeas and spinach. Cooked in the slow cooker it is one step only, with no pre-browning or anything else required…
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The sisters are always willing to try out new recipes for the lunchbox or afternoon tea.
Here is a recipe for delicious raspberry yogurt muffins.
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Celery is another under-rated winter vegetable. Plentiful and a really good price at the moment, the problem with celery is that often we will buy a bunch only to use a small amount therefore wasting the rest.
Here is a recipe for celery soup which a great way to use up the best part of a bunch of celery. And yes – it is delicious!
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School holidays are over now…
Julia and her family recently enjoyed an interstate family holiday. Staying in a self-contained holiday rental house, here is a list of hints and essential items that Julia has compiled over many years of family holidays!
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There are many versions of the old favourite Mars Bar Slice.
Super quick and easy to make, it is just the right time to enjoy it now as a school holiday treat.
Here is Julia’s version…
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Julia’s DD loves rice pudding. Until recently though, it was bought rice pudding in the little tubs from the supermarket refrigerator that she liked and not Julia’s homemade baked rice pudding.
Here is a foolproof recipe for rice pudding that is simmered on the stovetop. Based on the absorption method of cooking rice, it is super easy to make…
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