How To: Banana Bread (Version 2.0)

Hey Nibblers! Banana Bread is one of the best pleasures in the world. While we’ve all been in lockdown, I’ve jumped on the banana bread band wagon myself and now gravitate towards this recipe rather than the one I posted seven years ago. You can find that old school version recipe here. What I love…

How To: ‘Golden Gaytime’ Cheesecake

Hi Nibblers!           One of my best friends Thao celebrated her 23rd birthday a few months ago. She was overseas on her actual birthday so we had a belated celebration. Thao and I have known each other for half our lives. We had actually crossed paths at an after school tutoring…

How To: Apple and Custard Buttercream Cupcakes

Hi Nibblers!            When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. It’s been a tough month since I last posted with the passing of my Grandma. She was battling lung cancer for almost two years. She was never a smoker which made her illness difficult to accept. My Grandma was always so…

How To: Chocolate Banoffee Cake

Hi Nibblers!     Inspiration for recipes come from all kinds of places. This one came as I was strolling through Coles and stumbled across Chocolate Banana Tim Tams.  I was sold! I was thinking of all sorts of chocolate and banana cupcake ideas until Mum asked me to whip up a cake for my…

How To: Chocolate Orange Oreo Cupcakes

Hi Nibblers!         I was flipping through the supermarket catalogues looking for a bargain when I stumbled across Oreo Orange Scream biscuits – a Halloween special. Recipe ideas came rushing through me and I thought I would do what I do best, cupcakes. These cupcakes turned out amazing. It had the perfect…

How To: Tim Tam Stuffed Brownies

Hi Nibblers!          It’s Father’s Day tomorrow and for those that need a last minute gift, I have you covered. This recipe brings a classic Aussie Tim Tam and smothers it in amazing brownie batter. This dish won’t just have Dad feeling proud that he has such talented kids but have him…

How To: Bánh Bao (Vietnamese Steamed Pork Buns)

Hi Nibblers!          I have been craving all things buns this month. With my parents away on yet another holiday, it meant that I was now free to roam the kitchen and do experiment with whatever I pleased. Buns have been the talk of the town lately with more ‘Bao’ establishments popping…

How To: Chocolate, Peanut Pretzel Cupcakes with Nutella Frosting

Hi Nibblers!            This cupcake is the ultimate cupcake when you’re craving the decadence of chocolate but also want to chill with a bag of potato chips. The salt from the pretzel really breaks down the Nutella frosting and chocolate cake batter and enhances the flavours. You’re not left feeling like…

How To: Mango Cake with Caramel Latte Frosting

Happy Easter Nibblers!        I have an excess of mangoes at home at the moment. I knew I wanted to make a mango cake but, could not decide on which type of sponge or frosting. I was in a tickle for days. But then, I was out looking at the easter eggs range and…