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Pistachio Yoghurt Cake

As I sit writing this post I am in a coffee shop, relaxing before meeting a friend and going to work. And I’m excited to post this one as I liked how it turned out. Now a little about my job. While not glamorous, it allows me to go out with friends and do the… Continue reading Pistachio Yoghurt Cake

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Banana Snickers Cookie Cake

It’s the 14th of July today! Now July’s a pretty awesome month as it is. One of the proper summer months, ice cream month (hell yes for this one) and lots of sunny days by the beach! But today is an extra special day as my little brother turned 17. Well, he’s not so little… Continue reading Banana Snickers Cookie Cake

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Mini White Chocolate Pound Cakes

Anyone seen the new Wonder Woman film that’s just come out? I saw it last weekend and I thought it was one of the best superhero movies to come out in a while. I thought it was a brilliant film with amazing fight scenes and a female lead who was beautiful and strong. I felt… Continue reading Mini White Chocolate Pound Cakes

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Lime Custard Swiss Roll Cake

There is a new love in my life. Breaking Bad has taken hold¬†and I’m hooked on another show. Following the theme of hooked, baking egg based sponges is my baking trend of the week. I’ve been experimenting with chiffon cakes and fatless sponges as they take less time to bake meaning the house doesn’t heat… Continue reading Lime Custard Swiss Roll Cake

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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)