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Category Archives: Cookies

Cherry Ripe Balls

A friend of mine recently told me about a recipe, Cherry Ripe Balls.   She knows me ooh to well, Cherry Ripes are my most favourite chocolate bar and funnily enough after my surgery it’s one of the only chocolate bars I can stomach, many of the others are too sweet for me now. I […]

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Home-made Cheese Biscuits

I’m really enjoying cooking a wonderful array of food for my family on weekends, it’s my way to relax and unwind.  My kids love crackers and dips and I have wanted to try making my own type of cracker of a while.  This is a cheese cracker which I served with avocado and smoked salmon. […]

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Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies Prep time 5 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: Katrina Serves: 30 Ingredients 125g butter, room temperature 1 cup crunchy peanut butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1¾ cups self raising flour ¾ cup unsalted roasted peanuts, roughly chopped Instructions Preheat oven to 180C Line 2 […]

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Coconut Cookies

Coconut Cookie Prep time 15 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Katrina Recipe type: Cookies Ingredients 125g butter ½ cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla essence 1 egg 1¼ cups self-raising flour, sifted 1 cup desiccated coconut 1½ cup Corn Flakes crushed Instructions Preheat oven to 180C Line baking tray with […]

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The most delicious Jam Drop recipe

I was searching through some of my old recipes recently and I came across this recipe handwritten by my Nan.  She was a great baker, always having beautiful fresh new treats ready for when we visited, scones, anzac biscuits and my favourite were her Jam Drops and to my delight I found this recipe.  I […]

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Milo and Coconut Cookies

I love finding recipes that can be made straight from the pantry.  By that I mean no need to buy something special for the grocery store.  This simple and tasty milo and coconut cookie recipe is just that.  I quickly made a batch of these so the kids had something to snack on before an […]

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Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Banana Choc Chip Cookies Prep time 10 mins Cook time 12 mins Total time 22 mins   Author: Katrina Serves: 40 Ingredients 180g butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 1½ cups plain flour ½ tsp bicarb soda 1 tsp cinnamon 3 bananas, mashed 1 cup dark chocolate chips 2 […]

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Pecan Coconut Biscuits

Pecan Coconut Biscuits Prep time 10 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 40 mins   Author: Katrina Recipe type: Cookies Serves: 30 Ingredients 125g butter ⅔ cup white sugar 2 tlb golden syrup 1 egg 1 cup coconut 1½ cups wholemeal SR Flour 1 cup pecans, chopped Instructions Preheat oven to 150C Melt butter […]

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Chewy raisin and oat biscuits

Chewy raisin and oat biscuits Cook time 14 mins Total time 14 mins   Ingredients 1 cup raisins (I used sultanas) 1 cup cornflakes ¾ cup rolled oats ½ cup SR Flour ½ cup wholemeal SR Flour ¼ cup brown sugar ¼ cup olive oil 1 egg Instructions Preheat oven to 180C, line baking trays. […]

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