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Redskin Candy Soft Serve & Fairy Floss Dessert – A Must For Dessert Lovers at Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe Review 2019

Redskin Candy Soft Serve, Fairy Floss & Toasted Marshmallow – Dessert Heaven at Gluttony, Adelaide Fringe
If you love a sweet treat, then this will be right up your alley, especially if you’re a fan of soft serve ice cream. Shibui Dessert have a pop up stall at Gluttony this year with these yummy sweets.
The Redskin […]

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High Tea Celebrations | Utopia @ Waterfall Gully & Glanville Hall | 2019

Enjoy High Tea Celebrations at Utopia @ Waterfall Gully and Glanville Hall
Nothing says ‘spoil me’ more than an elegant, indulgent high tea. Family-owned, heritage venues Utopia @ Waterfall Gully and Glanville Hall offer high tea celebrations combining vintage elegance with handmade treats and seamless service – in two of the most beautiful old tearooms Adelaide […]

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High Tea with the Easter Bunny | Glanville Hall | Semaphore South | 17 April 2019

[ February 17, 2019; 1:00 pm; ]
High Tea with the Easter Bunny
Families can experience High Tea in Glanville Hall, a fairytale castle, for an afternoon of food, fun and some extra special furry friends.
Explore Glanville Hall’s gorgeous gardens and snuggle some real bunnies before taking your seat in their enchanted castle for a decadent two-hour high tea event bursting with handmade, […]

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Free Krispy Kremes for Talk Like a Pirate Day | 19 Sep 2018

[ September 19, 2018; 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Wednesday 19 September 2018 is Talk Like a Pirate Day!
On Wednesday 19 September, visit a Krispy Kreme store* and either talk or dress like a pirate to collect ye bounty of FREE delicious doughnuts, arrrrgh!

Talk like a pirate and receive one Original Glazed doughnut. First 1,000 pirates wearing three items of pirate clothing will each […]

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Best Hot Chocolates Around Adelaide | 2018

Your Guide to Adelaide’s Best Hot Chocolates
There’s nothing like a rich, smooth, chocolatey hot chocolate, particularly in the middle of Winter. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite places where you can go and enjoy a nice hot chocolate and maybe indulge in a little treat on the side.
Where to go for […]

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Selfie Coffee or Put Your Face on Your Hot Chocolate

Fancy seeing your kids, or your own face, on your coffee or hot chocolate? You can now get a selfie coffee here in Adelaide.
Coffee art has just gone to the next level. When a friend told us about this we had to go check it out for ourselves. Sure enough, you CAN get your photo […]

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Kids Birthday Party Grazing Platter | Party Idea

Party Food | Kids Birthday Party Grazing Platter
If you’re on Instagram you may have seen all the gorgeous photos of grazing tables or platters. They’re basically platters or whole tables piled with all sorts of yummy food that you can graze on.
Unlike a structured party food table where you have lots of different bowls or […]

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Flower Brownie Birthday Cake

For Miss 13’s Birthday cake, I needed something simple and fast to make, consisting of things she likes to eat, with lots of pretty. The Flower Brownie Cake perfectly complemented her flower crown party. 
Earlier in the year I came across this gorgeous ‘giant cookie’ birthday cake (pictured below) on Instagram, by Adi Klinghofer.  They are […]

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Zainberi | Wholesome Delicious Treats | Review

 
Zainberi Wholesome, Delicious Treats
Many of us are looking for treats which are first of all delicious, but also nutritious. Zainberi treats are created with this in mind.
The creators of Zainberi desserts developed these treats in response to their own sugar-loving child, to create food that replaces “traditional dessert ingredients such as flour, butter and sugar […]

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Melba’s Chocolate Factory Easter Weekend | Woodside | 30 Mar – 2 Apr 2018

[ March 30, 2018 to April 2, 2018. ]
Melba’s Easter Weekend of family fun in Woodside
Melba’s have planned a jam-packed, fun-filled four days for families, with activities for all ages. Their factory will be bursting with yummy treats and their cafe offering warm and cold drinks and sweet snacks, making Melba’s a one-stop shop for Easter fun.
Melba’s Chocolates & Confectionery is open all […]

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Talk Like a Pirate Day at Krispy Kreme | FREE doughnuts | 19 Sep 2017

[ September 19, 2017; 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. ]
Talk Like a Pirate Day at Krispy Kreme!
Tuesday 19 of September 2017 is Talk Like a Pirate Day and Krispy Kreme is offering free doughnuts!
Go into Krispy Kreme on this date and either talk or dress like a pirate to collect ye bounty of FREE delicious doughnuts, arrrrgh!

If you talk like a pirate you’ll […]

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Easy to make shape biscuits recipe | Party Recipe

Easy to make shape biscuits recipe
If you are looking for a biscuit recipe that you can cut into all kinds of weird and wonderful shapes with a biscuit cutter, then this is the recipe that will help you achieve that. This has to be one of the simplest, easiest recipes that turns out brilliantly every […]

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Party Ideas: Stamped Fondant Biscuits & Balloon Garland | by ISHE & Co.

ISHE & Co. share their fabulous party recipe for Stamped Fondant Biscuits and instructions for a Balloon Garland backdrop
You don’t need to spend a lot of money on parties… get crafty and make it yourself. From the invitations and the decorations to the party food and favours, ISHE & Co. have just about attempted it […]

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Chocolate House Birthday Cake – Like a Gingerbread House, only chocolatey | Party Recipe

This Chocolate House is a great alternative to a traditional cake – there’s no baking involved, it’s fairly quick to make (about 1.5 hours), and you can be pretty sure all the kids will love it. Just make sure you have plenty of people to share this one – there’s a LOT of chocolate involved. […]

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A Hot Chocolate Surprise | Commissary Cafe – Rose Park | Review

Commissary | Queen Vic Building, Rose Park
An all day breakfast restaurant. We’re in. If you’re not morning people and have gotten to a cafe at 11.05am for brunch on a Sunday, only to be told they stopped serving breakfast 5 minutes ago, you’ll love this.
Since Commissary opened in 2016 it’s been building a great reputation for […]

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Easy French Toast & Berry Coulis | Recipe

French toast is a breakfast favourite in our house on most weekends, but it’s also a fabulous treat to enjoy any time of day!
This recipe is very easy to make and there are a variety of options for fussy eaters who may like it quite plain, or prefer different fruit toppings.  You can also use […]

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Gelatissimo | GelaTEAssimo High Tea Range | May 2017

Celebrate with Mum at Gelatissimo with their High Tea range of flavours!
The ultimate High Tea experience awaits at Gelatissimo! Cheekily named the GelaTEAssimo range, three traditional high tea delicacies have been transformed into divine gelato treats. With Mother’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better way to spoil her (and yourself!).
For the sweet tooth […]

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Apple & Cinnamon ANZAC Muffins | Recipe

Apple & Cinnamon ANZAC Muffins
With a scrumptious ingredient list including rolled oats and coconut, these ANZAC inspired muffins are the perfect snack that kids love!  Just like ANZAC biscuits, these delicious muffins are irresistible served warm straight from the oven.  They can also be served cold or re-heated in the microwave.  Great for picnics, lunch boxes […]

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Two South Aussie favourites partner to create four limited edition doughnuts

Two much loved and iconic brands Krispy Kreme South Australia and Robern Menz have come together creating a delicious range of limited edition “South Aussie Favourite doughnuts” which are available at Krispy Kreme stores across Adelaide, from now until 7 February 2017.
This delicious collaboration is a very sweet start to the year – the range […]

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Christmas Tree Brownies & Reindeer Chocolate Cake

Christmas Tree Brownies
Our Play & Go friend, eleven year old Miss Sophie, made these wonderful Christmas Tree Brownies recently for a school cake stall. We thought they were amazing so asked if she would share the recipe.
We have a couple of recipes you can use to make the brownies. See them here and here.
Then the […]

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Max Brenner Chocolate Dessert Cafe Opens in Adelaide | 15 Dec 2016

[ December 15, 2016; ]
Max Brenner Chocolate Bar is opening on Rundle Street Adelaide on Thursday 15 December 2016.
To celebrate they will be having a Chocolate Breaking Ceremony at 2pm. Plus if you’re one of their first 100 guests you’ll receive a complimentary Belgian waffle.

The Rundle Street chocolate cafe (pictured below) will be the first in Adelaide and the […]

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Cinnamon Donut Recipe

Cinnamon Donut Recipe
As a child, Cinnamon Donuts were always a special treat. We would watch them being made at the local shopping centre, mesmerised as the dough plopped into the boiling oil, waiting in anticipation as the donuts got carried along the conveyor belt where they would fall into a bowl of cinnamon sugar.
This simple […]

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Kids’ Birthday Party Food & Birthday Cakes | Easy Recipes | Best Party Guide

Birthday Party Ideas for Adelaide Kids
At Play & Go we love birthday parties, but we know how much work it can be for busy parents to research and organise a great party. To help you plan your child’s birthday party we’ve put together some of the best party venues and party suppliers in Adelaide. We […]

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Best Ice Cream Places in Adelaide: Scroll ice cream flavours

Scroll Ice Cream Adelaide | A Flavour Sensation | Review

Scroll ice cream is a unique ice cream experience with amazing flavours that pop in your mouth.
Inspired by Thai street vendors, Scroll use a cold plate technique – a unique method which is something we haven’t experienced before. They pride themselves in using local ingredients and the result is flavour that you can really taste.
Scroll […]

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Chocolate Brownies | Recipe

Chocolate Brownies Recipe
I have a word of advice about these brownies. Make sure you have someone to share them with!! Kids and adults alike will gobble up these tasty morsels of deliciousness very quickly.
I think most people would agree that brownies should have a little bit of crunch on the outside but should glisten and […]

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Red Cacao Chocolate Shop and Cafe | Stirling | Review April 2016

Red Cacao Chocolate Shop and Café Review
Within the quiet, leafy village of Stirling is a chocolate shop and café worthy of its status as one of the best in South Australia. It is tucked away just off the main street but has easy access to ample parking.
Marcus Booth-Remmers is the chocolatier and founder of “Red […]

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Perfect Popcorn Recipe

The Perfect Popcorn | How to make it
You’ve heard how microwave popcorn has so many additives which are not good for you. Well, we’ve recently discovered this fool-proof way of making popcorn that we just had to share so you can make it from corn kernels, and it really doesn’t take much longer than the […]

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Watermelon Shake | Ice Slushie Treat

Watermelon Shake Ice Slushie Treat
Take yourself to a tropical island holiday with two ingredients. Watermelon and ice.
This is the easiest icy slushie drink you can make in Summer which is totally refreshing, healthy and delicious. Plus it will take you back to that tropical island holiday in Thailand or make you feel like you are […]

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Magical Elves Christmas Jellies | Recipe

It’s the same idea as a ‘Frog in a Pond jelly’ (Freddo Frog in jelly) but this is a Christmas version Miss 9 created.
What You Need
These ingredients made 13 serves.

13 x Plastic Wine Goblets or other plastic cups (we used 170ml cups)
2 Packets Red Jelly – we used Aeroplane Raspberry flavour
2 Packets Green Jelly – […]

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Reindeer Biscuits | Easy Christmas Treat to Make | Kids Recipe

These Reindeer Biscuits are a favourite of ours at Christmas time and are super easy to make. I make the icing and then the kids take over the rest. They are great for Christmas parties, for giving as gifts and of course on Christmas day.
What You Need

Pure Icing Sugar – this sets hard (unlike soft […]

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Easy Chocolate Brownies | Kids Recipe

We have been searching for a super easy Chocolate Brownie recipe. After much trial and error, a bit of experimenting (and a lot of brownie eating!!) we’re finally happy with this one. It’s simple enough that my 9 year old daughter can make it completely on her own without any help. Something she is very […]

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Berry & Yoghurt Crunch | Breakfast in a Glass

This delicious recipe is inspired by Donna Hay’s Berry & Yoghurt Crumble and is super easy to make.  Perfect for a weekend breakfast, these every day ingredients can be altered to suit different tastes and you could even add in dried fruit, nuts or sultanas.
You can choose any type of yoghurt (low fat, full fat, […]

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Chocolate Apricot Fudge | The Easy Recipe

I’ve been making this chocolate treat for at least 15 years. A friend of a friend made and brought it along to a bbq and she kindly told me the recipe. I couldn’t believe how easy it was. It’s just four ingredients and a few minutes to make.
What You Need

1 Packet 375gm Dark Chocolate Melts […]

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ANZAC Biscuits | A Delicious Aussie Classic

The mouth-watering combination of butter, oats, coconut and golden syrup make these biscuits irresistible, especially straight out of the oven.  Families all over the country make dozens of these delights to enjoy on ANZAC day, however they are such a great biscuit worth making all year round.  Perfect for picnics, school snacks or as a […]

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Easy Easter Egg Biscuits

When looking for an Easter Treat that isn’t chocolate, we turned to biscuits. And when making treats for a whole class at school, it’s got to be quick and easy.
These Easter Egg Biscuits are simply Arnotts Arrowroot biscuits with white icing on top and decorated with glitter icing pens.
Tip with the icing – just use […]

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Cake in a Mug Cooking Lesson for Kids

Last term my son’s reception teacher sent a note home asking the children to bring a mug to school for their maths lesson.  What a great way to learn about measuring, counting and timing by combining these activities with a fun cooking lesson.  This recipe is very simple and the kids can make it all by themselves.  Little […]

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Chocolate Coconut Slice | Recipe

This is a super simple recipe the kids can help with that takes about 10 minutes to prepare and just a little longer to cook.  It’s a sweet treat for play dates, after school or to enjoy with a hot cuppa.
You Will Need:

3 Weetbix biscuits
1 cup (85g) desiccated coconut
1/2 cup (120g) raw caster sugar
1 cup (150g) […]

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Simple: Let the Birthday Child Draw on their Cake

Have you spent hours stressing, researching, agonising and slaving over your child’s birthday cake?
Well when I saw this cake for the first time, I couldn’t believe it. It’s such a simple idea, but Oh so gorgeous. And unique!
Cover a cake with white fondant and then let the Birthday child decorate it with food colour markers. […]

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Easter Egg Cupcakes

Easter = Easter Eggs and this year, once again, the generosity of family and friends plus the very naughty Easter bunny has left our kitchen with far too much chocolate for two little people!
This quick and easy idea always does the rounds at Easter and so the kids decided to ‘donate’ a few of their solid eggs […]

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Pavlova Recipe | It’s easier than you think

I have always loved Pavlova but thought it was too hard to make. About 17 years ago (Ok, that makes me sound ancient) I went to a bbq and the lovely host served up a beautiful Pavlova and convinced me that it really wasn’t very hard to make. So I took her recipe and gathered […]

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