Good and creamy Coconut Cream Pie – and now as pudding!

Sweet and light tasting, no artificial flavours Who doesn’t love Coconut Cream Pie…not the artificial tasting (smells and tastes a little like suntan lotion stuff), but a good and creamy version that tastes like coconut and not just the suggestion of it. Pudding instead of a pie I first made this as a whole pie. The memory of getting a […]

Homemade Chicken Fingers – yes, you can!

Making homemade chicken fingers is much easier than you’d think! Why would you want to do this you ask? Well, for one thing, you can be sure of what’s inside them. Also, what’s on the outside. Kids and adults enjoy homemade chicken fingers a lot! I used to make chicken fingers when my sons were kids, made them quite often […]

Lemon Mousse Tartlets for a bright tasting and easy dessert!

I love lemon desserts – actually, I think lemons are just great in general – you may have noticed the theme! Anyway, seeing a bag of Meyer lemons in the store always gets me thinking of a new lemon dessert. Even better than a lemon dessert? A creamy lemon dessert! There’s just something so special about tart, creamy and sweet […]

Easy Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

There are a lot of recipes out there for carrot cake. Here’s mine! It’s fairly simple, has just a few ingredients and bakes up either in a loaf tin, or a larger, shallower tray-bake type pan. Basically a single layer cake with yummy cream cheese frosting. Little marzipan carrots are truly optional. If this is a special occasion, like Easter […]