“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” Mae West (1893 – 1980), American actress, playwright.
Pavlova is a very traditional New Zealand dessert. Some pavlovas rise beautifully and look great, others (like mine) tend to flop and need to be propped up with cream and decorations. They taste good regardless, though my son (aged about 8) once asked me why my pavlovas didn’t look as good as the bought ones!!…..
This easy pudding has long been a family favourite. Everyone loves the rich sauce that forms under the sponge during cooking. It is a great comfort food and I made it when a friend came for dinner after she was freaked out by recent earthquakes in New Zealand. As I made it I reduced the…..
Feijoas – those green fruit that fall to the ground in May in New Zealand when they are ripe. At this time of the year people either have more feijoas than they know what to do with or don’t have access to them at all. And people either love them or hate them. There seems to be…..