Category Archives: Savoury Snacks

Food Porn Day: Homemade Pizzas

Making bread (and I mean bread bread which has yeast, not banana bread) always sounds intimidating because of the whole waiting-for-the-dough-to-rise, which causes apprehension. Is it gonna work or not? I suppose I got over that fear when it comes … Continue reading

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Homemade Sour Cream and Spinach Dip

I don’t know about you, but I reckon a delicious dip matched with crackers easily makes for a good informal party, and it really is quite hard to go wrong with dip. Of course, I admit that I’m not much … Continue reading

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Homemade Cinnamon Twists and Cheese Straws

‘Mom, the shortcrust pastry is all cracked and falling apart.’ ‘Just bake all of it in the oven.’ ‘…. YOU PASTRY MONSTER!’ Dad likes recounting stories of how he met Mom  – what he jokingly refers to as the worst … Continue reading

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