Category: Baking

Chocolate Valentine’s Day Heart Brownie

Chocolate Valentine’s Day Heart Brownie

Whilst looking through Valentine’s Day recipes on line I came across this recipe and decided I would like to give it a go as it looked really nice.  It was very easy to prepare and as long as you remember to freeze the caramel chocolate […]

Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

Everyone in this house loves apples, and what better than in a bundt cake. The added pecan nuts make it even better. I decided to make this cake and take it to an afternoon barbecue so that others could also enjoy the lovely flavours.

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Banana Choc Chip Cookies

Like a lot of us I had some bananas that no one wanted to eat because the skins had gone brown, but the fruit inside was still good. Having tried banana bread recipes before and still having wastage, I decided to check out alternatives. 

Minecraft Birthday Cake

Minecraft Birthday Cake

I was asked recently to make a “minecraft” cake for Tyren’s 10th birthday. Apart from being aware that Minecraft was a game my grandson played on his X-Box I knew very little about it. I Googled as much information as possible to find out what this […]

Regular Show Birthday Cake

Regular Show Birthday Cake

Recently it was my grandsons’ birthday and he is a keen fan of the Regular Show. He wanted his cake this year to incorporate a number of characters from the show, with the main ones being Mordecai and Rigby. Benson, Skips and Pops plus a […]

Valentine’s Day Tart

Valentine’s Day Tart

It has been so long since my last post I thought I had better do something for Valentine’s Day. My husband loves apple so I decided to change a recipe I came across which used raspberries for the filling. I have been really busy doing […]

Christmas Reindeer Biscuits

Christmas Reindeer Biscuits

Leading up to Christmas, time seems to get away from you, and all your plans of what you want to accomplish suddenly become impossible. I usually make quite a few baked goodies for the festive season, my first item for this year was this really great tasting […]

Vegetarian Sausage Rolls

Vegetarian Sausage Rolls

  Since my grandson has decided to eat vegetarian it is sometimes hard to find food that looks similar to what others eat. These vegetarian sausage rolls not only look similar to those that we know but they taste really good. In fact at a […]

Magic Custard Cake

Magic Custard Cake

I was going through recipes that I have taken out of magazines and printed off the internet trying to put them into some sort of order when I came across this recipe. It was called the magic cake.  When all the ingredients are mixed together […]

Cumquat And Almond Cake

Cumquat And Almond Cake

My cumquat tree is laden with fruit and I wanted to find a recipe that would use this rather tart ingredient. I have made a cumquat cointreau jam previously, but we are not great users of marmalade or jam, so I wanted something a little […]