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2017

baking fruit recipe sweets

Rhubarb Cream Cake

Why yes, I did make myself a cake last weekend. (I shared. A mother’s love is selfless, right? ) The affair with rhubarb continues so I made rhubarb compote and sandwiched it between two cake layers plus lots of whipped cream, with extra whipped…

15 May 2017
baking recipe sweets

Rhubarb Upside Down Spelt Cake

Shhhhh, I’m pretending it’s spring. The funny thing is that it is spring where a lot of you reading live. But here, it’s autumn. Full on leaves turning colors and littering the ground and if you’re the house a few blocks away, occasionally a…

8 May 2017
baking gluten-free life in sydney recipe semi-vegan sweets

Anzac Biscuits

Monday night, the babes are asleep, and it’s Anzac Day eve. We’ve just returned from a long park outing with a stop along the way home for Australian-grown almonds, peanuts, spelt flour and, unexpectedly, a little dried coconut at my favorite store in my…

24 April 2017
life life in sydney

From Down Under

Hi from Australia, where we landed over a month ago (already!) and are slowly settling in (-ish. It’s going to be a goooooood, if overwhelming, day when our shipments arrive). First things first: the green here is both soothing and still surprising. The air,…

20 March 2017