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Fruit Bread

Fruit Bread Mmmmm fruit loaf, who does not love a slice of fruit bread? The wanting starts when I grind up spices to make my spice mix, the smell just wafts everywhere, there is just something about freshly ground spices, then grating the orange rind, juices are starting to flow. Then I make the bread, then comes the baking. Now I cook on a wood stove, so our bread is wood fired bread. Now, this is a smell that no

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Peanut Butter and Banana Muffins

Peanut Butter and Banana Muffins Muffins are a wonderfully easy thing to make when you are in a hurry and you need to have something quick and fast on the table. They are also a good way of sneaking in fruit and vegetables. For me, there is something about peeling off a paper case, it is kinda like un warping a present and wondering what is in there. Or that roses chocolate, waiting for that sweet something. Lining the pans

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Macadamia Lemon Shortbread

Macadamia Lemon shortbread 250 gram butter 1 cup icing sugar (Powdered sugar) 1 cup cornflour 2 cups of plain baking flour 1 small cup of chopped Macadamia nuts The rind of 1 whole lemon, finely milled 1 tablespoon lemon juice. Preheat oven to 150 degree celsius. Cream butter and icing sugar until light and fluffy. Mix in lemon rind and juice. Sift cornflour and flour together. Mix into creamed mixture. Knead, then mix in the nuts. Roll out on a

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