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
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
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
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)
Moist and sweet spiced carrot cake, lightened up and 250 calories for a large slice, including the frosting! Come and take a look!
A dense and delicious upside down cake with polenta with a honey glaze on top, all for only 151 calories a slice.
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