My Kitchen

Facts Everyone Should Know about Matcha Plus Matcha Green Tea Powder Where To Buy

October 25, 2015

I wish to share with you all today something that I adore, something I have a love affair with  and know that when I drink it,  it is actually healing my body and that is Matcha Green Tea. Matcha Green Tea and Cancer –  I continue to use Matcha Green Tea in my Health Regime […]

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Juice For Health: Apple, Celery, Beet, Carrot, Lemon and Ginger root

September 28, 2015

Every morning I juice fresh veggies and fruit and always use organic if available. The reason for this is to boost my immune system in order to stop a regrowth of a Rare Peritoneal Liposarcoma cancer ( I am now showing No Evidence of Disease) READ ABOUT MY JOURNEY HERE Please make sure before juicing […]

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The Versatile Diabetic Pumpkin Scone – Yummy!

September 16, 2015

One thing that my family love are scones especially my elderly parents, whom I help care for. My Dad bless him has aged onset diabetes, plus as many of you know my husband is also a diabetes sufferer.

Today I want to share with you my 100% healthy diabetic scones.

Now these scones are so delicious, that my friends ask that I make them so their kiddies can take them for school lunches, plus my son and daughter order 1 dozen each when they come to visit (they take away what they call Mum’s Care packages – consisting of homemade, bread, scones and muffins as these freeze so well!) and guess what – they are not even diabetic!

Yummy recipe for Diabetic Pumpkin Scones

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Strawberry Frosting From Scratch

June 5, 2015

Who loves Strawberries? I bet nearly everyone put there hands up. Strawberries tend to be a world wide favourite. They are such a versatile fruit, eaten alone, with cream, added to muffins, cakes, made into jams, pureed and added to home-made ice cream am I hearing you say stop I am making you hungry? Yes? […]

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Vanilla Butter Cream Frosting

May 30, 2015

Some think the smell and taste of Vanilla is “Ambrosia to the Gods” and I tend to agree. Vanilla Frosting is a particular favourite of mine, made with butter, some fresh cream and a good slurp of pure vanilla essence mixed with some confectioners sugar, topped quite thick on a light as a feather sponge […]

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Home Made Butter Cream Frosting made EASY?

May 25, 2015

Who does not like a delicious and traditional Butter Cream Frosting? Made correctly, it is light as air, fluffy, lip smacking and you want more. Have you ever thought though, how it was made years ago when you had to churn your own butter? Come with me as we go back in time to when […]

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Royal Icing ~ How Do You Make Royal Icing?

May 18, 2015

  When some people hear the words “Royal Icing” they turn pale and shake in their shoes, yes I have seen it with my own eyes. Royal Icing they believe is far too hard to make and also to work with, but I am here to tell you that it is easy if you know […]

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Raspberry Butter Cream Frosting Is The Best?

May 14, 2015

What can one say about the humble Raspberry, except that it is delicious, nutritious and makes the most awesome jam, cake frosting, and hands up those who have smacked their lips at the even sight of Raspberry Frosting? They also make a great addition to muffins, fairy cakes and ice cream and Oh not to […]

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Easy Chocolate Cake Recipes

May 4, 2015

As the late great John Denver used to sing –

“Some days are diamonds some days are stones – sometimes the hard times won’t leave me alone” – oh these words are true for me, however, the other day – It was a case of “Some Days are Diamonds” and I cannot wait to tell you why but before I do, I need to tell you that –

I collect Cook Books and I am always rummaging around in second hand shops, garage sales, tip shops, op shops, car boot sales, you know that sort of thing to find very old treasures in the form of cookbooks, to add to my collection because I love to bake and cook and share with others vintage recipes, especially cake and frosting recipes.

Information about a great vintage cook-book I found, plus links to the Bake Cake Now Site for you to view a Chocolate cook book in e-book form that I have put together with 39 of the vintage chocolate cake recipes plus a link to where I got my gorgeous wall hanging tapestries

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Diabetic Recipes that Are Yummy!

January 30, 2015

Today I would like to discuss a little about Diabetes.

My husband was diagnosed with diabetes some time ago and felt that he was hit from above with a ton of bricks. His diabetes is controlled through diet and exercise, so he is very lucky.

When we went back into his family history, we found that diabetes was on his families side plus I knew it was already on my families side, so we made sure our grown up children were very aware of what is was and to have their blood sugar levels checked by the Doctors on a regular basis, plus also to stick to a very healthy diet and exercise regime which interesting enough our family has always done.

3 Diabetic Recipes for the whole family to enjoy

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