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Over 50s Lifestyle Recipes

Individual Camembert & Asparagus Tarts

March 2, 2022

These delicious tarts are very versatile. You can use them as an entree, a snack or an inclusion in your picnic basket. They are quick and easy to make, even the pastry! Individual Camembert & Asparagus Tarts Serves 8 – we used 2 and then I froze the others for another time. Ingredients Pastry2 cups plain flour165gram chilled butter1-1/2 tablespoons of chopped thyme1 egg yolk1 tablespoon chilled water FillingCamembert cheese – allow 3 thin slices for each tartAsparagus – I…

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Over 50s Lifestyle

My September Highs, Lows & In-Betweens

Well September flew by and I’m sure for those in lockdown it is a little like Ground Hog Day. I’m fortunate to live in Queensland where we haven’t been in lockdown, although I see it coming as the positive case numbers start to grow.…

October 3, 2021
Over 50s Lifestyle Recipes

Making Memories through Baking

I’ve discovered that my two grandsons love baking. Ethan (E1) is 7 years old and Elliot (E2) is 3. Children have a wonderful gift of helping you to Live in the Moment, don’t they? During the last school holidays and a recent sleepover with…

August 4, 2021
mini quiches

Mini Quiches

These mini quiches are so versatile as you can be creative with your filling.  They are perfect for snacks, parties, school lunches or that special ‘High Tea’ menu. I use pre-made pastry but you can make your own if you have time. Ingredients 1…

April 21, 2016