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Red Velvet Wedding Cake (GF, Lactose Free)

Hello, hello, hello! As readers will be aware, I have been beavering away working on an event cake for a friend of mine. I was asked to make her gluten-free, lactose-free side-cake for the wedding so that her guests with allergies didn’t miss out! I was very honoured to be asked, but it has been… Continue reading Red Velvet Wedding Cake (GF, Lactose Free)

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Gluten-Free Packet Mix Reviews, and Black Forest Cake (GF, Lactose Free)

*Photo credit to Robbie! Hello, hello, hello! I’ve come back to Canberra after being up at the coast, visiting my parents. And so I haven’t had a chance to cook something new to post about. In fact I’m taking full advantage of the fact that I have frozen pasta, pesto sauce, and two portions of… Continue reading Gluten-Free Packet Mix Reviews, and Black Forest Cake (GF, Lactose Free)

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Ginger Sponge Roulade (GF, Optional DF)

Hello, hello, hello! Would you believe that even after a work of eating leftovers or items from the freezer for work lunch, I still have another week’s worth left? It’s incredible what I can have crammed in there. And things like sausages or gluten-free chicken schnitzels can easily be defrosted and cooked up along with some veggies… Continue reading Ginger Sponge Roulade (GF, Optional DF)

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Glazed Rosewater Madeleines (GF)

Hello, hello, hello! I’m a bit late coming to the party this FF! It was very busy last weekend and so I really didn’t have the time to come and post.  I was out with friends, celebrating a birthday, and then out with Mum and her friend to see a production of Wicked! I haven’t… Continue reading Glazed Rosewater Madeleines (GF)

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Flourless Chocolate Hazelnut Cake (GF, DF)

Hello all! It’s a bit belated but here I am for Fiesta Friday! It’s been a busy but pleasant week again. I have officially run out of private classes for dancing now and will be sticking to the group classes until I can afford the private ones as well again. But I’m very much looking… Continue reading Flourless Chocolate Hazelnut Cake (GF, DF)

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Lemon Meringue Cake (GF, DF) and decorating disasters!

Hello, hello, hello! It’s been a little while since I last had an occassion to make a dessert. But as a family friend was coming down for the weekend, and then would be going away overseas for awhile, it would have been terrible not to bring something nice out for a treat! I ended up choosing… Continue reading Lemon Meringue Cake (GF, DF) and decorating disasters!

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Recipe Redux: Madeira Cake (GF)

Hello, hello, hello! I was searching around for inspiration for a gluten-free treat to bring to the party this week, while I make preparations for my Australia Day recipes. I couldn’t find something that struck me, until I realised I had a whole host of recipes on my blog, from back when I first started writing, which… Continue reading Recipe Redux: Madeira Cake (GF)