Bars and Slices · Desserts · Snacks

Chocolate Chip Chickpea Blondies

Yes, I said chickpeas in the title. It’s okay, no need to freak out and run. Chickpeas are one of the cool beans (or pulses), so we’re all good here. The legendary chickpea blondie. An invention of vegan bakers, taking inspiration from the past. They replaced the flour with chickpeas and oats creating fudgy morsels… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Chickpea Blondies

Cakes · Desserts · Snacks

Cherry Oat Chester/ Gur Cake

Anyone a fan of the classics? Now I’m sure that I’ve rambled on here before about my love of history and how I think it’s important to learn about because it’s what brought us to where we are today and I’m reviving a little classic dessert with my own twist, because why not? Have you… Continue reading Cherry Oat Chester/ Gur Cake

Cookies · Desserts

White Chocolate M&ms Cookies

“To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” That quote by Robert Morley is one that I remember seeing ages back but has stuck with me since then. Like many of us, I am guilty of not spending enough time taking care of myself, which can sometimes leave me exhausted and… Continue reading White Chocolate M&ms Cookies

Breakfast · Desserts · Pies and Tarts

Mini Apple Pear Galette

As the end of Summer looms over us, the signs of Autumn begin to show. The weather is getting chilly, days are getting shorter and produce like apples and pears are coming into season. Along with my cats getting madder than usual. She likes sleeping on laptops along with trying to get into the bag… Continue reading Mini Apple Pear Galette

Cakes · Cheesecakes · Desserts · Uncategorized

Honey Cinnamon Pear Cheesecake

“Cheesecake, cheesecake give me your answer do, I’m half crazy all for the love of you!” Okay yes, I realise that those are not the lyrics, but I may have taken some artistic liberties and changed the lyrics to show my love for cheesecake. This is not the first time or the last that my love for… Continue reading Honey Cinnamon Pear Cheesecake

All Things Chocolate · Desserts · Pies and Tarts

Chocolate Blackcurrant Tart

Tarts are a treat and one I have to share with you today. Blackcurrant jam is so good, but I only heard of it after I came to Ireland. It seems to be a very British or Irish thing. Doesn’t matter though because it tastes amazing and with chocolate everything is made better. So, this… Continue reading Chocolate Blackcurrant Tart