Cupcakes · Desserts · Snacks

Lighter Fairy Cakes

A favourite of many young school children and delicious plain or lightly dusted with icing sugar or filled with jam, fairy cakes are a simple creation which never cease to be delicious. I probably say this way too much but these were another favourite of my childhood. Of course we usually got the storebought ones… Continue reading Lighter Fairy Cakes

Breads · Savoury · Snacks

Braided Rye Pesto Bread

Let’s talk bread. Specifically, awesomely amazing bread. The bread I’m talking about is fresh French baguettes, still warm in the bakery or fresh ciabatta and focaccia, drizzled with olive oil ready to be eaten. Fresh naans straight from the tandoor oven, with freshly made curry ready to be dipped in and then eaten. Haha those… Continue reading Braided Rye Pesto Bread

Bars and Slices · Desserts · Snacks

Chewy Weetabix Cereal Cookie Bars

So today’s theme and the theme of this week’s baking pour moi (sorry excuse the random French), is cereal. Cereal that was used this week to make these delicious bars. I can’t tell you how excited I got this morning when planning out my meals and baking for the week when I discovered how much… Continue reading Chewy Weetabix Cereal Cookie Bars

No bake · Snacks

Kit Kat Topped Mars Bar Krispy Treats

I was looking back over my old recipes and photos today and found one that I made over the Christmas period which I neglected to post yet. If you’ve been reading my blog and read some of the posts over Christmas and early January, you may be aware that I was studying for a scholarship… Continue reading Kit Kat Topped Mars Bar Krispy Treats

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Flourless (Gluten-free) Peanut Butter Cookie/ Brownie Bars

Dietary restrictions can be difficult to accommodate and if you’re a baker, it can be challenging to find recipes that your friends can eat. There are eggless recipes, gluten-free recipes and vegan recipes that are available from the websites of many talented bloggers, but the recipes are still different from the traditional ones. Gluten-free flours… Continue reading Flourless (Gluten-free) Peanut Butter Cookie/ Brownie Bars

Lunch · Savoury · Snacks

Mini Garlic Bread Pita Bites

We have a bit of an obsession in my family. It wouldn’t be that obvious, but it’s there, hiding under the surface. I confess, I’m developing this as well. I love garlic bread. There I said it and I have no shame. My love of all things garlic was present from a young age I’d… Continue reading Mini Garlic Bread Pita Bites

Desserts · Not so healthy recipes · Snacks

Chocolate Chip Banana Custard Tartlets

A new recipe courtesy of my awesome tartlet pans that I found at a store called Tiger that’s incredibly popular here. For those that haven’t heard of it, Tiger is a store which sells cute everyday items and things like tea and little sweets and snacks. They do all kinds of cute stationary, exercise equipment… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Banana Custard Tartlets