Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

It’s not hard to find back to school lunch boxes ideas these days. But back in the day, I had Vegemite sandwiches for school lunch from kindergarten through to year 6.  By high school I was bored with Vegemite sandwiches and asked for a change.  In my lunch box...
Chocolate Crinkle Top Cookies

Chocolate Crinkle Top Cookies

This time of year I like to have an abundance of treats on display or nibbling. It’s a personal thing, but I like to have the lolly jar full, stone fruit in the fruit bowl, nuts on the table and some lovely baked treats on hand. The children are about to start...
Perfect Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

Perfect Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

Do you like my pretty suitcase? I am always looking for props to use in my photos and I fell in love with this suitcase immediately. I thought it would make a great background for some sweet, dessert treats. I found the trunk in one of the $2 chain stores, and whilst...
Tasty Tic Tac Toe Cookies – Step by Step Recipe

Tasty Tic Tac Toe Cookies – Step by Step Recipe

How are the Summer holidays going? Do you have children at home? My little ones were “bored” yesterday so we all decided to make some cute Tic Tac Toe cookies together. We sat down and flicked through recipe books trying to decide on the perfect baked...

Strawberry Tea Cakes

Have you ever had a secret that you were just dying to tell? I had a surprise phone call on Friday and I would love to tell you all about it! Unfortunately I am not sure if I am allowed to share… so I am going to have to settle for a  slice of...
Coconut Slice

Coconut Slice

For me this is the ultimate childhood retro slice! It was one of my favourites as a child, and mums seemed to make it for school lunches, fetes and any “bring a plate” occasions. Unfortunately it wasn’t a slice my mother ever made, which meant I didn’t have it very...
Lunch Box Special – Russian Slice

Lunch Box Special – Russian Slice

This morning I am sure I heard the sound of all the mums in oz, letting out a collective sigh of relief, as their little darlings went back to school.  Winter school holidays are never my pick of vacations. We have had a lot of rain, and the kids have had colds, so it...