Orange Hot Chocolate

Thursday, 8 May 2014|Sweet tooth|Tags: |

Merlot and I both have a tendency to gain weight in winter. She does because she stops chasing butterflies and sleeps on my cream couch all day long. I also spend indecent amounts of time on said couch, but if I were honest, I’d have to admit that it’s probably the pies, crumbles and cobblers I turn to for […]

Chocolate mousse Easter eggs

Wednesday, 16 April 2014|Sweet tooth|Tags: |

“How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flown. How did it get so late so soon?” ~ Dr. Seuss

That folks, in a nutshell, is exactly how I feel. I had a lovely little soup lined up for this post. Until last night, […]

Vanilla white chocolate mousse

Friday, 25 October 2013|Sweet tooth|Tags: , |

Cattle, much like cats, aren’t known for their ability to take direction. Which is why every cattle or dairy farm I’ve ever been to has a cattle crush. What is it? Think of a passage with fences on either side. Cattle go in one end and patiently queue for whatever awaits at the other end.

On good days, it’s […]