The first Anzac biscuit recipe

I do like an old handwritten recipe.  I think baking something from an old handwritten recipe is to personally connect across time. Most people know that during WWI Anzac biscuits were baked in Australia and New Zealand and sent to men serving overseas. The ingredients were easy to come by, they were easy to cook, … Continue reading The first Anzac biscuit recipe

A (no longer) Secret Family Recipe

When my Cassandra goes to introduce herself to Athena, she takes jam drops. That is because my jam drop recipe is one of my most precious things. I have posted before about the magic of living next door to my grandmother. We gardened together and we baked together.  My grandmother did all her baking in a … Continue reading A (no longer) Secret Family Recipe