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Lemon, Rose and Gin Drizzle Cake

Lemon, Rose and Gin Drizzle Cake

It’s BACK! That time of year again when friends and family don’t even bother to invite me out on a Wednesday and they definitely know not to call me. I’m asked 10,000 times every week “Why aren’t you on there?!” and feel compelled to bake […]

Pineapple and Coconut Cheesecake Slices

Pineapple and Coconut Cheesecake Slices

So, a while back I showed you how to make Pineapple and Coconut Curd. A lot of you really loved it but some of you spotted the intriguing looking baked goods hiding at the pack of the image. Some of you wanted the recipe, so […]

Perfecting Pâtisserie June 2015

Perfecting Pâtisserie June 2015

I’m sorry I’ve not been blogging very much lately, but I’ve had a lot going on in my personal life. I’m planning a post with some more detail on that in the coming weeks but for now I am easing myself back into blogging gently. […]

Rainbow Bundt Cake

Rainbow Bundt Cake

The weather has been terrible here for the last few days. We’ve not had any lovely snow like the rest of the country, it’s just been rain and freezing winds. Dull. So, what do you do when you need a little ray of sunshine? You […]

Caramelised White Chocolate & Carrot Bundt Cake

Caramelised White Chocolate & Carrot Bundt Cake

I had a couple of days off work this week as we had the roofing repair man coming to fix the leaking roof. Rain water dripping through the loft, down the light fitting and onto the BED was not my idea of fun! So, as […]

Gluten-Free Coconut Rice Pudding Cakelets

Gluten-Free Coconut Rice Pudding Cakelets

You may recall me saying when making my Whisky and Ginger Bundlettes I had some mixture left over and nowhere to put it! Well, the wonderful people from Nordic Ware came to my rescue and sent me a fantastic Ruffled Medallion Cakelet pan, in the hopes […]

Whisky and Ginger Bundtlettes

Whisky and Ginger Bundtlettes

Well, last week the lovely Deb the Bread from Wright’s Baking sent me a couple of packs of their bestselling ginger cake mix along with a challenge to see what unusual bake I could create with it. I was wracking my brains, trying to think […]

Mint Aero Cheesecake

Mint Aero Cheesecake

The first reaction of anyone who saw my cake last week seemed to be “Oooh, Mint Aero!” So, knowing how much people love this chocolate bar gave me the idea for this recipe… I just knew Mint Aero Cheesecake would be a WIN. This is […]

Super Simple Chocolate Fudge Cake

Super Simple Chocolate Fudge Cake

As you’ll know from my Slow Cooker Banoffee Cake post, I have been experimenting with the Wright’s Baking mixes recently and I have been very impressed so far! Being short on time today, I decided to use one to whip up a deliciously decadent dessert […]

Slow Cooker Banoffee Cake

Slow Cooker Banoffee Cake

It’s official, I am a little bit addicted to slow cooking. As this blog clearly shows, I have a bit of a ‘thing’ for cooking almost everything slowly at the moment.  Don’t get me wrong, I only slow cook if I think the recipe will […]