My sisters boyfriend is a great lover of very specific cake. He likes his cakes moist and fears a dry cake like no other. Continue reading
It was recently my mums birthday and she has a serious sweet tooth, she is one of my favourite people to make cakes for and unlike my sister (cheesecake) and my brother (key lime pie) she wants a different cake each year for her birthday so I get to experiment. Continue reading
Cheesecake is by far my favourite dessert.
I love the juxtaposition of a crunchy, gritty base and the creamy, soft, thick middle. I love that it is a dessert that can be played around with by changing, toppings and flavourings, it is a dessert that never feels too indulgent but manages to be delicious and something that can either be whipped up at short notice or be a complex masterpiece if you have the time. Continue reading
I will put this as modestly as I can. These are the greatest cookies known to man.
I love Christmas.
I also love making things and baking things and creating things and this year I’ve become enamoured with the home made Christmas idea. Last year, I made my own jams, chutneys, nuts, truffles and a whole heap of cakes and biscuits. They went down surprisingly well.
Me and 3 of my best girls had a long overdue girls night the other week. You know the type, face masks, nails, trashy films, trashy TV, and gossiping. And food.
The best thing about a girly sleepover is that calories do not count and as we had it on a Sunday they do not count double. With this in mind I decided to make slutty brownies. I’ve made these a few times before but always with ready-made cookie dough and brownie mix. That Sunday morning I had both the time and the ingredients to do them from scratch. Continue reading