Celebratory Cake ~ Coconut Cake with Raspberry Buttercream and Toasted Meringue

Hello friends! Today (and for the next 4 months) I am speaking to you from a whole new perspective…. HOLIDAYS! That’s right folks. I’m free as a bee… (on it’s time off.. from… making honey….) So, as you do, when you’ve got a good day to burn… I like to crank up that oven, whack […]

Sunny Days Ahead

Exams. Well, that word on it’s own is enough to strike fear in even the burliest looking man. It ain’t fun, and it certainly ain’t something I look forward to with anticipation…. But, on the other hand, there’s always the super super sunny prospect of Summer holidays after exams. You could pretty much call it […]

Road Trip Essentials

As we on both sides of the world are enjoying the transition in seasons (did I ever tell you my favourite season was Autumn?), from Autumn going into Winter, and from Spring to Summer – it’s so exciting isn’t it! One thing we have in common? Well, apart from our adoration for a good dessert, […]

Healthy Holidays ~ Moroccan Pumpkin Quinoa Salad

I just love the holidays… hanging out with friends, sleep ins, hot summer days to laze around, time to cook, and as of recently… weekends away to the beach with the gal pals! Yes, this did consist of momentous amounts of chillin’, food, sun baking and a bag full o’ laughs. Ahhhh good times. As […]

‘Fluffy Cupcakes with Raspberry Swirl Buttercream’ – Fit for a Party

In my opinion, (as I’m sure most of you agree), celebrations and good times most importantly need to be supported with the company of good friends and family, music, and how could we forget… DELICIOUS FOOD! No wonder party food has such a rockin’ reputation – it’s optimised in the perfect conditions! So in order […]

Easter filled with Chai Hot Cross Buns

For many, Easter times comes with many traditions. Easter egg hunts (which might I say I am still keen as a bean to do every Easter morning!), eating fish on Good Friday or maybe even, like for us… Hot Cross Buns! Making that annual appearance and filling the house with that well loved spiced doughy […]