5 Ingredient Granola Bars

These No-Bake 5 Ingredient Granola Bars are just the thing to make for a snack on the go.

5 ingredient granola bars

When it comes to snack time for the children, I frequently reach for easy options like cut up fruit, yoghurt, or maybe rice crackers spread with butter and Vegemite. If we have friends visiting during morning or afternoon tea, I love to make a batch of pikelets which are always a hit with the children.

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Classic Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

An easy and delicious recipe for a Classic Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting.

classic banana cake

My husband and I tend to agree on most things, but something we cannot convince each other of is the perfect stage of ripeness for a banana. I like my bananas to be somewhat ripe – no hint of green on the peel and maybe just a speckle of brown here and there to indicate that it is good for eating. Monsieur, on the other hand, likes his bananas to camouflage with the avocados in the fruit bowl; and to clarify, I am referring to the brown variety of avocados, and not the ones with the lovely smooth green skin.

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Roman-Style Fried Artichokes with Herb Mayonnaise

A traditional dish from Rome are these delicious deep-fried artichokes, cooked Jewish-style.

roman style fried artichokes

My favourite, and usual, way of cooking and eating artichokes is boiled and served with a spiky vinaigrette or garlic mayonnaise, the recipe which you can find here in one of my earlier posts.

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Baked Camembert with Honey & Raspberries

Baked Camembert with Honey & Raspberries is a delicious addition to any cheese platter, and perfect as an appetiser for small parties.

baked camembert honey raspberries

Thank you to Baer AG for sponsoring this post. Please note that the content and opinions are my own.

Switzerland is almost synonymous with cheese and, with the vast array of different cheeses produced in this tiny country, it’s pretty perfect for a cheese lover like myself. It would probably take a whole blog post for me to talk about my favourite Swiss cheeses, but it is suffice to say that we always have a fully stocked cheese container in our fridge.

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