Breakfast · Desserts · Pies and Tarts · Snacks

Raspberry Jam filled Rice Pudding Pie

My mum loves rice pudding. If it were socially acceptable, she’d have it for every meal. Every so often,  I whip up a rice pudding for her. Sometimes with pudding rice and other times with whatever we have lying around. Long grain rice is less starchy than pudding rice, so you have to cook it… Continue reading Raspberry Jam filled Rice Pudding Pie

Cakes · Desserts

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

Cakes · Desserts

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

Cakes · Desserts

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

All Things Chocolate · Desserts · Not so healthy recipes · Pies and Tarts · Snacks

Mini Chocolate Orange Oat Tarts

What a lovely start to the bank holiday weekend. No one is up at the moment, the sun is just beginning to rise and all I can hear is the sound of my typing and birds chirping outside. I couldn’t ask for a better start to a Friday morning. It’s the perfect time to share… Continue reading Mini Chocolate Orange Oat Tarts