Lemon Meringue Pie

Who doesn’t love lemon meringue pie? It’s zesty, it’s sweet, it’s zingy, it’s wonderful and it’s smile-inducing. And probably diabetes-inducing if you eat more than one slice. Which I did. I ate waaaay more than one slice. But who can blame me? I love meringue, it’s just lovely. It’s so light and fluffy. Lemon curd […]

Plum Cupcakes with added Spice

When I was small my mother never made cupcakes. They were buns. These buns would come in many varieties – chocolate, raisin, lemon, jam and coconut. She was quite an astounding cook, and still is. Although I have practically taken over her kitchen, my mother is still the best cook I know. But I will […]