He was contract fencer, among other things. He had a beautiful cane basket that had his thermos of sweet black tea, a Tupperware salt and pepper shakers.Read more
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It is Christmas time already, I had so many things I was going to blog about and yet here we are, 9 days away from Christmas. Time seems to run away so fast, the older I get the faster is seems to go. Do you notice the same thing? So what have I been doing? well I have been doing a few videos on youtube, do you subscribe to me? Take a look and see what you think. HereRead more
Rocky Road Slice Rocky Road Slice. This recipe is from the Edmonds cookbook “Best of Baking”. It is a cookbook I wish I got a long time ago. It has so many recipes that I have not seen before. An example of some are lemon curd cake and yoghurt cake, chocolate cherry brandy cake, this would be a cake nice for Christmas, or rajahs Pizza, spiced pumpkin pie or festive chocolate cake. So many to try. In the descriptionRead more
“Gingernuts are so spicy” so we were told.
The man in the advert told us that. A very catchy little advert that was shown on New Zealand TV. Check it out here.
The recipe is adapted from the Edmonds Cookbook. It has been adapted for a thermal mixer. Instructions are for old fashion mixing and a thermal mixer.
Lolly Cake Rainbows and sparkles, a cake fit for any unicorn party. It is bright, fun and full of the promise of a festive time. A kiwi tradition. When I was growing up, my mother never made it. The only time that I ever had it was been when I went to birthday parties or functions and my eyes would pop at this amazing coloured cake. It always held a special wonder about it. It always seemed that everyone elseRead more