Heavenly White Chocolate and Strawberry Tart Full of Taste and Nutrients

I was at my local supermarket the other day and I got a nice surprise. As soon as I entered the store I saw strawberries on display – for only 50 cents a punnet. That’s bargain prices!

Of course I stocked my trolley with a few punnets. But I also wonder about the farmer who grew these strawberries, and how much the supermarket has paid the farmer for the strawberries? Supermarkets have a history of undercutting producers….

I love strawberries – they are simply delicious and so good for you. Packed full of vitamin C, fibre and antioxidants, they are nutrient dense and also low in natural sugars.

When I got home, I just had to make something with strawberries in it. This is how this White Chocolate and Strawberry Tart recipe came about:

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3 Simple Steps For Making Delicious Strawberry Easter “Carrots”

Want an easy no-bake Easter treat? Well here’s an easy recipe for you!

These Strawberry Easter Carrots are simple and delicious. I found a similar idea on Pinterest (soo many ideas on there!) that suggests using candy melts. I think white chocolate is probably tastier. You do need to ensure you use an oil based food colouring for this – I use Creative brand stocked at my local cake decorating shop. Water based food colouring will make the chocolate seize and harden.

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Dreamy Strawberry Cream Cheese Scrolls Are A Perfect Afternoon Tea Treat

I have had some cream cheese in my fridge for a few weeks. I always try to keep some on hand – just in case I have a hankering for some cheesecake. You never know when a craving will hit 😛

These Strawberry Cream Cheese Scrolls are a variation on a scone dough, so they’re quite easy to make in the food processor. The cream cheese keeps them moist once baked, so they’re perfect for afternoon tea.

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Sweet and Delicious Strawberry, White Chocolate and Lemon Muffins

Strawberries are steadily coming down in price, which is great because I love berries. My first steps were made toward my mother, who was holding out a strawberry to entice me. It worked!

Muffins are a great way to whip up a sweet treat. There’s no need to cream your butter and sugar – simply combine the dry ingredients with the wet ingredients. But be careful not to overmix the batter – you don’t want a tough muffin!

While the strawberries are a healthy choice, the addition of white chocolate makes these muffins a little bit naughty – but oh so sweet and delicious. The lemon zest also lifts and lightens the flavours.

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Strawberry Cake Recipe

My Great-Grandmother’s Scrumptious Sponge Cake

A cake that is light, feathery and filled with scrumptious strawberries and cream.

Let’s celebrate!

This recipe has been passed down from my Great Grandmother to my Grandpa, to my Mum and to me. I hold fond memories of it in my heart.  It’s important to keep these recipes being passed down through the generations – they are part of my family and who I am.

This sponge cake is feather-light and is beautiful in its simplicity. My Mum usually made this for our birthday cakes whilst we were growing up, and I know why. It’s a celebration cake!

So when my youngest son turned 6months old recently this was the cake recipe I turned to.

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