Make your own Aussie lamingtons with this great recipe! Source
Sydney Opera House Pavlova & Australia Day Cupcakes
Recipe for similar cupcakes here.
Find printable Australia Day Toppers & Flags here.
Iced Vovo Cake
An absolute classic Australia treat, the Iced Vovo!
See full recipe instructions here.
Australia Day Fruit Flag
Recipe & instructions here.
What a great idea! Make these fantastic looking roses using orange peels. You’ll have to be extremely careful as you peel a long strip off your oranges. Once complete from top to bottom, carefully roll the peel and shape it into a rose. To more visual instructions, see this excellent Youtube video tutorial below.
A great DIY project for the kitchen to create a space saving spice jar rack! This design cleverly involves screwing the spice jar lids to a shelf or rack so that the jars suspend vertically when screwed on.
We found a great tutorial/instructions here.
Some great looking Halloween decorations using bananas and tangerines, and also a great way to get your kids to eat fruit 🙂
Simple to make using bananas + choc chips, and tangerines + celery sticks.
Hat tip to Weelicious for the great idea. Full instructions here.
How cute are these mini strawberry and cream Santa treats?
They look absolutely delicious and are super easy to make. All you need are strawberries, whipped cream, and chocolate sprinkles (for the Santa eyes). Full instructions over at Leanne’s wonderful baking blog.
A fun idea to turn your kids’ snack bags into a butterfly shape!
All you’ll need are some pegs and pipe cleaners. Simply fill your ziplock bags with your kids favourite snaps (make sure to split different snacks to either side of the bag. After that, just clip the clothes peg in the middle of the bag!
Full instructions can be found here.
A great butterfly-shaped cake for any occasion! Simple to prepare and easy to assemble. See the full recipe and instructions over at Tablespoon.com
These just look delicious! A very creative take on the “apple pie” using hollowed out apples covered with lattice pastry. Super easy to make an a joy to eat! Find the full recipe here:
Keep the kids happy this Summer (or any time really) with home made Nutella Popsicles! Give it a try and let us know how you go!