These toffees are traditional cake stall fare. They cost only a few cents each to make and will keep your kids happy as they quietly suck away. Time them right and you can even make "stick jaw toffee" with this recipe.

Butterfly cakes

These butterfly cakes are a tad messy, but oh so worth it! Just make sure you have plenty of paper towels for messes (and tissues for any tears over lost butterflies)

Rocky road

This is a great recipe for kids to make as a gift. Put in a small tin or cellophane bag and tie with a ribbon.

Honey joys

You'll remember this recipe fondly from your childhood, and now you can help your children create their own childhood memories. These sweet little morsels are so simple to make - and taste crispy, sticky and delicious. A perfect party food that's simple to serve and is a hit with all ages.


Meringues may have only three ingredients, but they can be tricky to make and knowing the tricks of the trade will almost guarantee you success!

Chocolate crackles

Chocolate crackles are a birthday party favourite with all kids of all ages. They're super easy to make and, if you're lucky, there may be a couple left over for adults to enjoy, too.