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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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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