Carrot cake cupcakes

Carrot cake cupcakes

Although I have made carrot cake a lot of times I have never made them as cupcakes. This Easter I decided to break that mold and make them into a cupcake form. They look so cute and I always love everything in small size. My 

Jaffa drizzle loaf

Jaffa drizzle loaf

I first tried this cake many years ago when a colleagues daughter made it and she brought it in to work, and OMG it was so delicious! I was so eager to make this it as I wanted my family to fall in love with 

Ferrero roche stuffed cupcakes

Ferrero roche stuffed cupcakes

Those who know me know that Ferrero roche are one of my fav chocolate. The fact they have Nutella in the center makes it even more amazing!. And I just love the hazelnuts, you can’t go wrong with chocolate and nut combo. I haven’t made 

GF Chocolate, Hazelnut and Pear cake

GF Chocolate, Hazelnut and Pear cake

This GF cake was mainly made for my Uncle, I do find Gluten-free cakes hard to make, but I do like a challenge. This cake just sounded delicious, who doesn’t love a bit of chocolate and hazelnuts? I just thought of Nutella straight away and 

Gluten free eggless lemon and almond cake

Gluten free eggless lemon and almond cake

I have been experimenting with GF recipes recently as my Uncle can’t eat gluten. Generally I find GF recipes really tricky to make, they generally have such a weird texture and a horrible flavour unless you use ground almonds. This cake was beautiful though, with 

Pistachio Cake

Pistachio Cake

Not only do I love the taste of pistachios, I love the vibrant green colour as well. They really are such a unique nut, which other nut has a green colour? 🤔. This cake was pretty simple and easy to make the only thing that 

Raffello Coconut Cake

Raffello Coconut Cake

This cake makes me think of Christmas in a hot country lol, 😂 mainly as the cake is covered in desiccated coconut which looks like snow and as it’s a coconut cake it always makes me think of a desert island somewhere. I know, totally odd 

Blood Orange Cake

Blood Orange Cake

When I think of oranges I don’t think of them being red, just orange so blood orange are unusual to me. I don’t remember trying blood orange well not that I know of, apparently they are known to be much sweeter then normal oranges but 

Tiramisu truffle balls

Tiramisu truffle balls

Oh hey, bye bye 👋 2017 and bring on 2018 🎉, let’s hope it brings happiness for everyone. So as my first post of 2018, this year I still want to carry on with my baking and cooking adventure. I want to experience different taste 

Lemon Blueberry Poke Cake

Lemon Blueberry Poke Cake

I have seen many of these ‘Poke’ cake recipes but most of them use condensed milk to fill the poked holes in. I have a feeling this will be too sweet but one day I still want to try it. The poke cake was fun