Afghans

Afghans are my new favourite biscuit to make and eat. I really wasn’t a big biscuit maker until recently, and now I am hooked. My journey with afghans started a few years ago, when niece Alisha came over to visit.  Alisha knew I loved cooking and one day she took up my offer of  help to…

Morning Glory Muffins

There is something delicious about biting into a muffin. That first bite that can surprise the taste buds when trying a new muffin at a cafe or at a friends house.  Will the muffin be moist and live up to expectations?  What about the first bite of a tried and true recipe, and that brings just…

Fresh Salads

It is Easter weekend, and the sun is still shining in Auckland! It has been an ideal weekend to go out on a boat, laze at the beach or swim in the sea. Autumn is approaching, and one feels this may be the last chance to relish in all things summer in New Zealand for…