Delicious dessert recipes and ideas.

Amazeballs – Bliss balls for a healthy treat

Have you hopped on board the bliss balls bandwagon yet?  These power-packed little snacks keep you full for ages. They’re packed with healthy…

Apple and Persimmon Crumble

A beautiful dessert on a cold winter’s night Apple and Persimmon Crumble and lashings of whipped cream is one of…

Banana Cake Spring Rolls

Don’t underestimate your capacity for novelty puddings. A rather whimsical creation, this is inspired by a pudding I had at…

Banana Pops

Banana Pops have become the new after school treat at our place. One part healthy, one part decadent, our kids…

Blueberry sauce

This blueberry sauce recipe is perfect to make after taking the family out blueberry picking. Most of the antioxidant goodness…

Chai Spice Apple Fritters Recipe

Chai Spice Apple Fritters are a wonderful desert for kids. They’re very quick and easy to make (much like making…

Chocolate Fudge Pudding

This is a real ‘comfort’ pudding. Nearly all my friends remember making it in their youth.

Easter Yoghurt Bark

I’ve been thinking about making yoghurt bark for a while now. And I thought, what better time than Easter to give…

Egg Free Mocha Mousse

This egg-free mocha mousse recipe has to be one of the most soul satisfying desserts you can whip up. The…

Family Desserts

Desserts are always the children’s favourite part of the meal – but family desserts do not need to be unhealthy….

Five minute chocolate mug cake

Try this free recipe – a quick & easy dessert – 5 Minute Chocolate Mug Cake – for you &…

Hazelnut Plum Cake

This cake is perfect as a delicate and light finale to a dinner, served with vanilla ice cream. Change the…

How to make dairy-free coconut yoghurt

If you don’t know how to make dairy-free coconut yoghurt, prepared to be surprised at just how simple it is!…

Jon Toogood’s crema catalana

Jon Toogood, frontman of Shihad, is one of the 101 Kiwi celebrities to contribute to the awesome Cooking 4 Change…

Maple Rhubarb Crumble Pie

If you’ve got rhubarb in the garden, you will love making this delicious Maple Rhubarb Crumble Pie. It’s perfect for…

Old Fashioned Lemon Cordial Concentrate

Most of us, in the North Island of New Zealand at least, have access to a lemon tree, either our…

Pink Summer Clouds Dessert

The original Pink Summer Clouds recipe came from the New Zealand Listener many years ago, and is just wonderful. I…

Rhubarb and Raspberry (or any other kind of fruit) Crumble Recipe

Rhubarb… it’s one of those foods you either love or loath, isn’t it? Well, if you’re in the ‘love’ camp,…

Rice Pudding Brulee Recipe

What do you get if you cross rice pudding with a cream brulee? Dreamy, creamy rice pudding brulee recipe, that’s…

Rice pudding pregnancy pick-me-up

I love rice pudding. It brings back memories of my childhood. It’s one of those nostalgic meals that really hits…

Strawberry and biscotti sundae

Treat yourself and the kids to a delicious  Strawberry and Biscotti Sundae. 

White chocolate cheesecake with raspberry purée

Cheesecakes, especially those containing chocolate, are a perennial favourite. This is a winner with my family.

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