Summer has passed perishingly quickly! Since I ended my moratorium on baking in mid-June I’ve baked a fair amount, but I’m afraid I’ve not been able to blog about it. So here is my first post in quite a while!
I’m also in the process of getting all social media savvy – I’ve got a new Facebook page and a Twitter account. :) My website also hasn’t been redesigned since I created it, so I figured it was time to give it a bit of a new look as well. Apologies if links don’t work etc whilst I iron out all the wrinkles.
I had a startling realisation a few months ago when I was looking back through my recipes as I put together my cookbook. My blog would be turning 5 years old in April! I almost could not believe it! When... Continue reading →
I have fond memories of Easter. In my rather non-religious upbringing, this holiday was always about the chocolate. I can remember waiting, waiting, desperately waiting for permission to come down stairs on Easter morning for the egg hunt around the... Continue reading →
Spring has definitely arrived! I know this because my nose is itchy and also I have had to start taking my once daily loratadine – but the sunshine and mild weather more than make up for it. These cupcakes are... Continue reading →
Delicious doesn’t have to mean complicated. This past weekend was very busy and the weekend before I made two treats with multiple steps, so I was craving simplicity for this blog post. This is a no-bake recipe that I remember... Continue reading →
I have no clue how the idea for this cake popped into my head, but once I had thought of it, I knew I eventually would have to bake it. I think it was my mind’s sugary lovechild of the... Continue reading →
These brownies were long overdue by the time I made them this morning. I had originally intended to make them last Thursday but fate conspired against me. Instead of enjoying some delicious brownies, I found myself in bed with a... Continue reading →
I didn’t intend to make this cake. This week’s post was supposed to be cinnamon buns, but life got in the way, and at 11pm on Friday night I found myself reading over the recipe for the cinnamon rolls and... Continue reading →
Let me start off by admitting that this cake is blatantly for Valentine’s Day. It’s cute and frilly and I shamelessly don’t care. :) I’ve always had a laid back attitude towards Valentine’s Day, even when I did have a... Continue reading →
As I write this, I’m watching the Team Figure Skating competition at the Sochi 2014 Olympics. Figure skating is one of my favourite events at the Olympics. There are of course many other events at the Olympics, such as speed... Continue reading →