Lychee Martini

I’ve always been a little bit obsessed with lychees.  Fresh, canned, juiced, I love them all.  I recently went for a meal with the in-laws to a lovely little Asian restaurant in Newcastle called Fat…

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Coconut Cream Pie Cupcakes

Life is finally starting to settle into quiet bliss; the shop has calmed down and the last Christmas market has been and gone leaving us exhausted and content.  I was starting to feel like a…

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Peppermint Marshmallows

The snow has started falling up here in Newcastle and that means one thing, steaming mugs of cocoa topped off with delicious homemade marshmallows.  Homemade marshmallows really are leagues apart from their supermarket counterparts, the…

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Sweet Cherry Pie

When asked about my favorite dessert people are always shocked when I express my dislike for cake.  Being the owner of a cake shop I guess its expected that I spend my days chomping on…

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Apricot and Almond Brownies

The nights are getting darker, the days are getting shorter and the air isn’t half getting colder.  Autumn is the season for comfort food, say no to salads, sushi and diets in favour of mince…

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