4 Ingredient Lemon Cake – Grain Free, Gluten Free, Oil Free and Nut Free

Sounds a little too good to be true, I know. But I’ve done this recipe a few times in the last week, owing to needing to make a lemon flavoured birthday cake, but also wanting to accommodate two of my son’s little classmates who are allergic to gluten. The resulting cake is bright in flavour […]

Easy Victoria Sponge Cake with Jam and Cream

This delicious but impressive looking sponge cake is honestly so easy. My five year old son made it with my assistance last weekend, and it made a gorgeous afternoon tea for our little family. This isn’t the fluffy sort of dry sponge that requires separating eggs and excessive beating to get the airy and almost […]

17 Recipes with Lemons and Limes

Fragrant lemons and limes bring the flavour of sunshine to cold Autumn and Winter days. These beautiful citrus brings bright flavour to both savouries and sweets, and if you don’t happen to have your own tree, they are easily forage-able from neighborhood fence lines and starting to get cheaper at markets. If you ever see […]

20 Mamabake Recipes for the Christmas Table

We’ve written many a recipe at MamaBake and over the years we’ve developed quite a cache of Christmas table appropriate dishes and desserts. Take methods from our 3 meals with 1 pork shoulder, lamb leg and roast chicken to make your leftover go further, add some old school charm with sausage and egg twists, make […]

6 Meal Rescue Hacks

We all make mistakes in the kitchen, from burning biscuits to oversalting soup. Rest assured, under the right circumstances there are some things you can do to try and rescue your dish. I hope you find the solution you’re looking for in this list. Problem #1: Excessive liquid in a meat sauce that will overcook […]

Apple Cake with Raspberry Cream Cheese Frosting

By Emma Chow A month ago I asked my four year old what sort of cake he would like for his 5 year old birthday which is this week. He gave this a good long think and drew me several diagrams of multilayered, multi-coloured cakes. I think he was hoping that I was feeling ambitious […]

Spelt Pecan Nut and Honey Spiced Cake Recipe (double batch)

We love our afternoon tea cakes, the ones you can slather with butter.  Slathered! Other posts you might like:Once A Week Cooking Plan: Clean Eating Family Meals Big batch recipe: Vegan healing broth Once A Week Cooking Plan: Light Dinners to Lunchboxes Big batch recipe: Salmon & Gherkin Patties Big batch recipe: Baked Cheese & […]