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jam drops

jam drop biscuits

Jam drops are the sort of biscuits that are great to make with kids. Nothing like getting them in the kitchen early, making culinary delights for the family to share. These are particularly good because they get to use their hands a lot, which…

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April 26, 2017
Auntie Mary biscuits

Auntie Mary Biscuits

The problem with recipes that are handed down from generation to generation can often be the name. Auntie Mary Biscuits are a case in point.  Auntie Mary wasn’t really an auntie to any immediate member of the family. She was in fact the sister of the…

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December 14, 2016
choc chip walnut cookies

Chocolate chip walnut cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are a staple in everyone’s cookie repertoire. They are easy to whip up and not many ingredients are required. These are a take on the original. Just add some walnuts and you’ve created a whole new biscuit with zero effort.…

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November 30, 2016
ANZAC biscuits

Anzac Biscuits

Anzac biscuits are whipped up every April, because it’s not Anzac Day without Anzac biscuits. This version elicits memories of Year 3 cooking classes: a perfect way for 8 year olds to explore cooking in the classroom. The school version of the biscuits worked so…

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March 11, 2013