About Oven Temps

About Oven Temps

It helps to know your oven…some ovens run hot, some not, sometimes you need to adjust for fan forced, sometimes not.  It depends on your oven.  Getting to know your oven in all its quirks can make a big differnce to the final outcome when baking, as you will...
Make your own Baking Powder

Make your own Baking Powder

Most baking powder contains grains as a mixer/filler so the recipes on grain free living combines sodium bicarbonate (also called baking soda) with cream of tarter to make a grain-free/filler free version. Just use 1/2 tsp bicarb and 1 tsp cream of tarter to each cup...

Icing Sugar

IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT GRAIN CONTAMINATION IN AMERICAN ICING SUGAR In Australia, there are two kinds of Icing Sugar. Pure Icing Sugar which is 100% powdered sugar with no additives of any kind, and then Icing Mixture which is the one that contains the added starch,...