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Recipes

Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

Honey and Lemon Flourless Cake

Here’s the link to the cake shared at the 3rd Sunday August swap at Wonga Park. If you can’t see the Facebook post above, please click here to go to the Facebook page.

Honey and Lemon Flourless Cake

Here’s the link to the cake shared at the 3rd Sunday August swap at Wonga Park. If you can’t see the Facebook post above, please click here to go to the Facebook page.

Eggless, Butterless, Milkless Chocolate Cake

We shared this cake at the last swap and there were requests for the recipe.  Really easy to whip up in no time at all; just need a mixing bowl and spatula and mix by hand.  It is vegan too,

Eggless, Butterless, Milkless Chocolate Cake

We shared this cake at the last swap and there were requests for the recipe.  Really easy to whip up in no time at all; just need a mixing bowl and spatula and mix by hand.  It is vegan too,

Fermented tea, anyone?

Raw and fermented food and beverage is the trend now so I might as well hitch a ride 🙂  Actually, one of the swappers has requested me to write about this as she has excess to share but can’t describe/explain

Fermented tea, anyone?

Raw and fermented food and beverage is the trend now so I might as well hitch a ride 🙂  Actually, one of the swappers has requested me to write about this as she has excess to share but can’t describe/explain

A 5 Minute Loaf of Bread

Though not exactly on the topic of recycling, I have a recipe that I wanted to share with the site as it is super easy and tastes great! I have been making bread for about 6 months now and the

A 5 Minute Loaf of Bread

Though not exactly on the topic of recycling, I have a recipe that I wanted to share with the site as it is super easy and tastes great! I have been making bread for about 6 months now and the

Loquat Chutney

Loquat Chutney

We had a bumper crop of loquats this year and they ripened early (before the rainbow lorikeets arrived by the masses!) so we had lots to eat, share and preserve!  I scoured the internet for different ways to preserve them

Loquat Chutney

Loquat Chutney

We had a bumper crop of loquats this year and they ripened early (before the rainbow lorikeets arrived by the masses!) so we had lots to eat, share and preserve!  I scoured the internet for different ways to preserve them

Rhubarb Cake

If you were at our 2nd anniversary on the cold, wintry morning, you would have tasted Ros’ delicious, moist Rhubarb cake.  Finally we’ve got our hands on her recipe and her it is for you to try it out yourself.

Rhubarb Cake

If you were at our 2nd anniversary on the cold, wintry morning, you would have tasted Ros’ delicious, moist Rhubarb cake.  Finally we’ve got our hands on her recipe and her it is for you to try it out yourself.

How to get your child to eat liver

This is for those who eat meat..I believe the other parts of the animal should not go to waste!  Liver is very nutritious but often disliked especially by children.  However I found that my kids will eat liver pate happily.

How to get your child to eat liver

This is for those who eat meat..I believe the other parts of the animal should not go to waste!  Liver is very nutritious but often disliked especially by children.  However I found that my kids will eat liver pate happily.

Homemade laundry liquid

I was reading “Down to Earth – a guide to simple living” by Rhonda Hetzel.  And it reminded me to try the homemade laundry liquid.  The recipe which is in the book, is also freely available on the internet.  There’s

Homemade laundry liquid

I was reading “Down to Earth – a guide to simple living” by Rhonda Hetzel.  And it reminded me to try the homemade laundry liquid.  The recipe which is in the book, is also freely available on the internet.  There’s

Turning nasturtium seeds into capers

I had to share this now when the nasturtiums are growing wild and there are lots of seeds.  I’ve collected some and pickled them….they were perfect! I won’t repeat the recipe here as Garden Betty has done it so well

Turning nasturtium seeds into capers

I had to share this now when the nasturtiums are growing wild and there are lots of seeds.  I’ve collected some and pickled them….they were perfect! I won’t repeat the recipe here as Garden Betty has done it so well