My name is Kathrine but everyone calls me Kat. I am 21 and I live on the Gold Coast, Australia.
I am currently at university studying a Bachelor of Business majoring in Events Management and Marketing. I love to cook and I am definately the baker of my group of friends. You can always count on me to bring something sweet along if you invite me to dinner.
How long have you been a Daring Baker/Daring Cook and what’s your favorite thing about being in the group(s) so far?
Last months challenge making the mallows and milanos was my first official challenge. I have also made the caramel cake that was a challenge a while ago and it was delicious!
What’s your favorite kitchen gadget? How about your favorite kitchen appliance?
My KitchenAid mixer. I bought it at easter from my uncle’s shop and I love love love it!
Are you known for making a certain dish or dessert? If so, what is it?
Cupcakes! It is quite rare for me not to take cupcakes to a party or dinner. I just love to make them.
You’ve just won $5000.00!!! But it comes with some stipulations.. you can’t spend it on your kids or your significant other! This is all YOURS. What would you spend it on? (we’re also going to fantasize that you have no bills whatsoever! Woo!! Hehee)
I would buy myself a new sewing machine and some new lenses for my slr camera.
Which season (Winter, Summer, Spring, Fall) is your favorite.. why?
Spring. I hate to be too hot or too cold. I am like the Goldilocks of the weather and Spring is just right!
Other than cooking and/or baking.. what hobbies do you enjoy?
Sewing, knitting and photography are my other main hobbies apart from baking.
Do you have a favorite local restaurant? If so, why is it your favorite and what kind of food is served there?
The is a restaurant near me called Yoki. It is a family owned thai restaurant and the food there is amazing.
Who taught you how to cook and/or bake?
My mum. She used to be a cake decorator and has taught me everything I know about baking. I definately get my love of baking from her.
What’s your favorite holiday and why?
My boyfriend, my sister and I just recently went to Fiji for two weeks. It was the 2nd time we had been together and it was heaps of fun. We made some lifelong friends over there and some great memories that will last forever.
Aside from chocolate for most of us, do you have a food addiction?
Well I am allergic to chocolate so my food addiction is lollies. For savoury addictions I would say hot chips and gravy.
What did you eat for dinner last night? Did you prepare it or someone else?
We went out for dinner last night with my boyfriends family. I had a rib fillet on the bone cooked medium topped with garlic prawns. It was delicious!
If you had the choice of a free kitchen, bathroom, living room or bedroom makeover – which would you choose and why?
Kitchen. I have always wanted a massive kitchen with an island in the middle. It would be the perfect free makeover.