Cooking with Kids

This is a super simple mug cake that cooks in just 3 1/2 minutes and is really delicious! What’s more, it celebrates Australian native bush tucker ingredients. (Oh and it’s also sugar free, gluten free and dairy free!)Bush tucker is plant,
In honour of the Traditional Owners of this land and with respect for the Elders — past, present and emerging — and the
Enjoy the unique and exciting taste of native Australian superfoods through this simple and delicious bush tucker inspired
Are you looking for an easy and delicious treat to make for this Australia Day or just a delicious dessert to whip up with your
These three-ingredient mini Christmas cakes are so easy and delicious you will make them again and again, even when it’s not
The lead-up to Christmas is an extremely busy time for families, so when we’re faced with the prospect of having to make
This recipe makes 6 jumbo gluten free pumpkin and feta muffins.Enjoy them with gluten free garlic aioli or
If you have a passion fruit vine that is fruiting, we've got a delicious pudding recipe that will have you scraping the bottom of
Unlike many cities around the world, winter is the perfect time for a picnic in Brisbane. The daytime weather is stunning!
Cob loaf is the perfect accompaniment to any meal, or great as an entree or party appetiser. The best thing of all is how many
Finding movie night snacks is almost as important as choosing the movie, so we decided to come up with a list of healthy snacks
Sugar: it contains no essential nutrients and contributes only kilojoules to our diet. So why are we feeding it to our kids on a
On 26 January, we celebrate Australia Day — a time for reflecting on our history, embracing our diverse society and celebrating
Our official national day is swiftly approaching (celebrated on 26 January), and what better way to embrace and celebrate our
We all know that feeling — you’re running low on food supplies, you don’t have time to nip to the shops, the kids need a
If you’ve got access to a mulberry tree in Brisbane that is dripping with fruit this spring, don’t let it all go to the
It turns out I am one of ‘those’ mums. You know, the ones that randomly stick their hand up when the school newsletter asks
I don’t know what’s best about this cake — how delicious it is or how super easy it is to make! Even non-bakers will love
Ingredients:3tbs Water 2tbs Ground Golden Flax Seed Meal 2 cups Flour (I use Red Mill gluten free) 2tsp Baking
Who doesn’t love a hunk of warm homemade damper, served with a generous lashing of golden syrup and a warming cup of tea? This
We’ve come up with some fun food ideas for cooling down at home when the temperatures rise. Try making one of these cold and
Christmas is such a time of indulgence that sometimes its nice to find fun Christmas themed food that is healthy and yum too! The
Makes approx. 32 Ingredients: ¾ cup butter, softened1 cup white sugar1 egg2 cups plain flour1 ½ tsp baking
These delicious cookies are like a single serve of cake in every mouthful - yum!Makes approx. 40 Ingredients: 110 gms
Fun food to bring to your get-togethers for the kids this Christmas We just LOVE this idea for a simple and guaranteed to be
Makes approx. 22 cookies Ingredients: 90 gm unsalted butter, softened½ cup caster sugar1 egg½ tsp vanilla
Ingredients: OrangesPackets of Jelly CrystalsWater Method: Step 1- Cut oranges in half and remove inside of
Makes approx.  24 Ingredients: 1 1/4 cups plain flour1 cup rolled oats3/4 cup soft brown sugar, lightly packed1
Makes approx. 26 Ingredients: 125 gm unsalted butter, softened½ cup peanut butter½ cup white sugar½ cup brown
Makes approx. 28 Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened1 cup white sugar2/3 cup brown sugar2 eggs1 tsp
Ingredients: 1 Tbsp White sugar¼ tsp ground cinnamon1 sheet puff pastryStrawberry jam Method: 1. Preheat oven to
Makes approx. 28 Ingredients: 120gms unsalted butter, softened½ cup white sugar1 egg, beaten2 tbsp. honey3
Jam Drops Makes approx. 20 Ingredients: 125g butter, softened½ cup caster sugar1 ¾ cups self-raising flour1 egg,
Sugar warning.. but all things in moderation. I began this activity one rainy Sunday afternoon after several days of rain. I was
Makes approx. 28 Ingredients: 2 cups plain flour1 cup white sugar, plus extra for dipping½ bicarb soda1 tsp ground
Cinnamon Brown Sugar Cookies perfect for an afternoon treat Makes approx. 32 Ingredients: 150g unsalted butter, softened1
Classic Gingerbread Recipe Makes approx. 20 large Gingerbread People or 60 small shapes.Ingredients:125g unsalted
These lovely fresh lemon cookies are the perfect accompaniment to a lovely hot afternoon cup of tea. Perfect snacks for the kids
Makes approx. 35 cookies Ingredients: ½ cup unsalted butter, softened½ white sugar½ cup soft brown sugar1 egg,
Possibly the quickest, easiest chocolate chip cookie recipe in the world.Makes approx. 40 cookiesIngredients:125g
Ingredients: 115g butter, melted½ cup firmly packed brown sugar1 egg, lightly beaten½ tsp ground cinnamon1 tsp
Ingredients for Vanilla Shortbread:100g Pure Icing Sugar100g Cornflour200g Plain Flour200g Unsalted Butter,
The ANZAC biscuit is a sweet rolled oats biscuit that we have become accustomed to enjoying all year round, even though its
Ingredients for the Bliss Balls ½ cup sunflower seeds½ cup pepitas½ cup goji berries½ cup sultanas (preservative
Guest post by The One-Handed CooksDo you want a sweet treat that’s not too sweet? Carrot cup cakes are the answer. They are
guest post by’s something about pancakes that kids just love. Pancakes bring instant joy to a
Chocolate Greek Doughnuts (Loukoumades)Recipe from the ebook “A Greekalicious Feast” by Maria Benardis.Loukoumades
Fried crumbed tomatoes (tiganites tomates)Recipe from the ebook “A Greekalicious Feast” by Maria Benardis.Tomatoes
Nutella Self Saucing Cake in A Cup Just a pre-warning this is probably going to change your life. It is good, very very good.
This is probably the easiest cupcake recipe in the world told to us by Nicole (a Brisbane Mum). It is her husbands Nan's 1,1,2,3
Thanks to the wonderful blogger Anne from Domeblissity - visit for more similar yumminess todayANZAC biscuits are one of
Bunny Milk Arrowroots Bunny Milk ArrowrootsBy guest blogger Anne from Domesblissity
Milo LCM BarsMilo LCM BarsThanks to one of our resident bloggers and cooks- Anne from Domesblissity
Beetroot inspired Chocolate Brownies Beetroot, packed full of vitamin C and iron and great for your liver but don’t tell the
Friday Night Fritatta! with chicken, spinach & fetta - thanks to Amanda8 Eggs lightly beaten 1 1/2 cups spiral
Rainbow Cookies- Thanks to OlgaSimple and easy to make. Kiddies love to help with this one and they don’t last long in the
Honey Almond Ginger Snaps  By Guest Blogger Kate of Puddles and Gumboots   With school holidays fast
Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies (Thanks to Louise)A Yummy treat for the afternoon after a long play in the gorgeous Brisbane
Nutella Hot Chocolate Think I Just Died and Went To Heaven If your a Nutella lover this is the perfect recipe for you. Here

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