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A Summery Treat for the Hotter Months: Strawberry Yoghurt Mousse Cake

The heat is turning up over here and  turning on the oven for too long is a recipe for spit roasted Rachel rather than deliciousness, so I’ve been looking at recipes that don’t require an oven, or at least minimal time in one. Cue stratigically placed photo of cake! Sticking with the theme of hot… Continue reading A Summery Treat for the Hotter Months: Strawberry Yoghurt Mousse Cake

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Mini Rhubarb Jam Filled Vanilla Molten Custard Cakes (microwave and oven options)

Molten lava cakes are the current topic of today’s post.  Biochemistry was the exam I had today and after coming home, there was nothing I wanted more than a gooey treat, preferably one that didn’t blow my calorie budget for the week. I found my answer.  The amount of tries to get this right was… Continue reading Mini Rhubarb Jam Filled Vanilla Molten Custard Cakes (microwave and oven options)

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day: Lighter Chocolate Cider Cake with Dark Chocolate Cider Ganache

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I love holidays. Holiday themed desserts are awesome and they totally give me an excuse to bake. You can find some awesome inspiration for your next baking project (or five, but who does that? Not me, so not me…) But I mean it was so worth it.   So yes, this… Continue reading Happy St. Patrick’s Day: Lighter Chocolate Cider Cake with Dark Chocolate Cider Ganache

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Strawberry and Vanilla Almond Swirled Yoghurt Cake

Swirls and rainbows and colour await you in today’s post. Yes, I am a unicorn. Okay no not really, but this is a more colourful cake than my usual ones and I’m quite liking the change actually. So today we have a soft, spongy and moist swirled cake made with two different kinds of yoghurt… Continue reading Strawberry and Vanilla Almond Swirled Yoghurt Cake

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Banana Pudding Cake

Just a quick post for today and I’m sorry about not writing more. Although they do say pictures speak far louder than words, and I do have a lot of photos to share. Unfortunately I’ve been rather busy this week with lab reports and studying for exams, so I have been quite pressed for time,… Continue reading Banana Pudding Cake