No-Bake Jaffa Squares

Jaffa No-Bake Bars The credit for this amazing recipe belongs completely to Kellie at Food to Glow . I am always collecting recipes, whether they are cut out of magazines or newspapers; photocopied from cook books or clipped from websites. A lot of these recipes never get made. For years they sit there waiting for…

Banana and Date Squares

Banana and Date Squares These are great for school lunchboxes. You could also sprinkle nuts (eg chopped walnuts or slivered almonds) on top, but I choose to use sunflower seeds as my son is fortunate to go to a ‘nut-free’ school (fortunate for us as he is allergic to peanuts!).   Ingredients: 3 tbsp olive…

Baking with Olive Oil

Baking with olive oil Anyone reading my blog may notice that I use olive oil in most of my baking. However, some people find the taste of olive oil a little too strong in cakes and biscuits. The intensity of the olive oil flavour varies and it is worthwhile choosing a mellower flavoured oil for…