French Macaron Recipe

I’ve never actually seen, or even tasted a macaroon, but after reading post after post about these beautiful delicacies by many food bloggers I held them in the highest regard as one of the most delightful yet difficult petit fours in the dessert world. Because of the the …

Useful Tips and Advice to Making Macarons

This afternoon was an interesting one. Anyone who passed by our house could have been forgiven for thinking that there was some kind of domestic disturbance, with all the crashing, swearing, cries of anguish and general air of despair. You see, I had 4 egg whites left over …

Easy and Simple Pumpkin Soup Recipe

What do you make when you’re tired, cold, and just want an easy meal because the thought of the effort required to chew very solid food just hurts your brain? Why, pumpkin soup, of course! Or, in my case, pumpkin and kumara (or sweet potato) soup 😀 Pumpkin …

Sable Cookie Recipe

After reading Jen’s post about making chocolate-filled sable biscuits recipe, I decided to give them a try myself as I’m also quite a fan of Shannon Bennett’s book “My Vue”. Similar to a shortbread cookies, these sable cookies have an almost ’sandy’ texture upon the first bite, but …