28 Nov 2013

Fluffy & Herby French Toast

This is a breakfast favourite not just in our house but throughout the family. It's fluffy, eggy, salty, tangy and crisp at the edges! "Salty? Tangy?" I hear some of you cry. Yes, you may find this french toast recipe a little controversial. I know traditionally, and in most modern recipes, french toast is a sweet dish served with fruit, littered with cinnamon and often drizzled with syrup, but that was never how my mother made it. It was always savoury and we all loved it. So I urge you, whether this recipe has immediate appeal or if it offends your personal french toast preferences, give this one a try! You won't be disappointed. Read more

21 Nov 2013

Kitchen gadgets, bits and bobs I can’t do without

Introducing you all to Beatrice, the star of my kitchen, last week got me thinking about other gadgets, bits and bobs that I couldn’t do without. Here is a list of my absolute ... Read more

14 Nov 2013

Fabulous honey & cardamom frozen yoghurt

With the warm weather in Perth reminding us summer is just around the corner, it’s time to dust off this spectacular summer recipe. When it comes to cooling desserts this recipe is as good as it gets! The heady aroma ... Read more

07 Nov 2013

The secrets of a kitchen garden

I think a kitchen garden is a must for any cook, nothing can beat the flavour fresh herbs add to a dish and it doesn’t get any fresher than plucking what you need straight from the garden! Whether you have ... Read more

24 Oct 2013

Robust & Rustic Roast Tomato Sauce

From now right through to the end of summer, tomatoes are in season. Rich, ripe and bursting with flavour they make the perfect base for a simple and mouthwatering pasta sauce that will have everyone coming back for more. This ... Read more

18 Oct 2013

With love, from Me

Finding the perfect card to send to a loved one is such a joy! The only thing more joyous is making said card yourself! A handmade card is personal, heartfelt and unique and all you need are a few basic ... Read more

10 Oct 2013

Sumptuous Strawberry & Orange Muffins

Muffins are the secret weapon in any baker’s arsenal! They are quick and easy to prepare, their simple ingredients are a snap to keep on hand and you don’t even need to use your mixer. They are ideal for last ... Read more

03 Oct 2013

Frilly, floral and fantastic!

I think it is fair to say there is nothing that pleases me more than having fresh flowers in the house! During the day they catch the light and offer up their colour and superb form to enhance any room. ... Read more

26 Sep 2013

Perfect Pancakes

For me, pancakes are simultaneously an indulgent and delicate breakfast dish. I’m not a big sweet eater, first thing in the morning, so this recipe is reserved for Sundays when it can be made mid-morning after a sleep in. In ... Read more

19 Sep 2013

Come in, I’ve just put the kettle on!

Hello there! Welcome to my new blog. I’m Mrs B, a graphic designer, crafter, flower enthusiast and baking nut from Perth, Western Australia and you’ve stumbled across my very own corner of the internet. Here I will be posting my ... Read more