Tag Archives: summer

The perfect heatwave dessert

It’s hot in Perth and we’ve been inspired… Rather than complain about the heat, we’re making a chocolate fudge ice cream cake! Ingredients Cooking spray 1/4 cup light corn syrup 1 3/4 cups heavy cream, divided 1/2 stick unsalted butter … Continue reading

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DIY Soy Candles

Looking to create a unique gift? Or do you need an activity to keep the kids entertained these school holidays? Look no further! Soy candles are simple to make and best of all they are non-toxic, deliciously scented, and slow … Continue reading

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Punchy, crunchy summer salad

Feeling a little heavy after the indulgent holiday feasting that just occurred?  Well this punchy, crunchy salad is pure goodness on a plate.  Vegetarian and dairy free, this salad will leave you feeling satisfied and a little less guilty about … Continue reading

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Summer fruit & quinoa salad

As today is the first day of summer, we thought we should share our new favourite summer recipe. It’s light and luscious and best enjoyed al fresco. With twice the protein content of rice or barley, quinoa is also a … Continue reading

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Little acorns

It’s that time of year when our kids start thinking about getting a summer job. No doubt they are looking forward to some time with their friends at the beach or pool with a pocketful of cash to spend. Sounds … Continue reading

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What to plant in your Perth garden

The surest path to garden success is to choose varieties of plants that are naturally suited to your local area. In Perth we often experience hot, dry conditions and plants from the Mediterranean regions of Southern Africa and Europe are … Continue reading

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