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Chilli chocolate hi-hat cupcakes

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Chances are you have a pot of mayo perched in your fridge ready for your salads and savoury dishes. But have you ever thought about using it in some sweet baking? Yip, there’s a secret ingredient inside these delicious chilli chocolate hi-hat cupcakes – they’re packed with mayo! I know what you’re thinking; why would…

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Feijoa and almond crumble slice

The air is cooler, the days a little shorter and there are trees absolutely brimming with a gorgeous little green fruit. Yip, it’s officially feijoa season! After visiting my grandparents last weekend I was lucky enough to come home with a big bag brimming with feijoas – so many that a few days later, even…

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White chocolate ANZAC cheesecake

There are a few things we always do on ANZAC Day, year after year – we get up bright and early and head along to the Dawn Service at the Auckland Museum, then go out somewhere nice for breakfast before heading home to do a bit of ANZAC baking. Whether you’re a baker or a…

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Spiced apple yoghurt muffins (+ WIN!)

While it’s always a bit hard getting used to the end of daylight savings and the arrival of cooler weather, there’s one great thing about autumn – the baking! Not only is it much more pleasant using the oven when you aren’t already roasting in the summer heat, but there are a whole new range…

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Tim Tam Easter egg truffles

Easter is just days away so now’s the time to temporarily forget your healthy-eating plans, sit back and enjoy the spoils of the season – chocolate in all its delicious forms. This means Easter eggs, homemade treats and, of course, the decadent new Tim Tam mocktails range. After all, who doesn’t love relaxing with a…

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Strawberry Champagne Tim Tam slice

There’s nothing better than a night hanging out with your girlfriends – whether you get glammed up and head out for a cocktail or two or hang out at home with a movie and some treats, you always know that you’re in for a good time. And thanks to Tim Tam, that good time just…

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Easter rocky road

There’s no better time to whip up some decadent sweet treats than at Easter and there’s no shortage of inspiration with so many chocolate eggs lining shop shelves. The trick is finding a recipe that ticks all the boxes. It needs to be quick enough to whip up in a hurry, easy enough to be…

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Caramel Easter egg stuffed cupcakes

Easter is officially less than a month away, so now’s the perfect time to start planning your Easter baking – because if there’s anything better than Easter eggs, it’s homemade Easter treats! Cupcakes are a great treat to make at Easter (and any time of the year that is) and make the perfect Easter gift…

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Homemade raspberry and vanilla jam (+ GIVEAWAY)

Fresh berries are one of the best things about summer – there’s nothing quite like them! But if you’re anything like me, sometimes you end up with more than you can get through – and that’s where this almost-too-simple raspberry and vanilla jam recipe comes in. Thanks to some spectacular trips to Hawkes Bay orchards…

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