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

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)

Bars and Slices · Desserts · Snacks

Chocolate Strawberry Crumble Bars (gluten-free option possible!)

Easter’s right around the corner and a recipe that included some kind of chocolate seemed appropriate. Crumble bars are pretty awesome and so is chocolate so mash them together and you get something extra awesome. But before then, I just need to share my newfound love. Recently I’ve started going to a yoga class run… Continue reading Chocolate Strawberry Crumble Bars (gluten-free option possible!)

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

Breakfast · Desserts · frugal · Puddings · Snacks

Blackcurrant Jam Bread Pudding

So before today’s recipe, let’s talk about alcohol. I went out with a friend for cocktails in TGIFs a few weeks ago. There’s a good selection with reasonable prices which I’d recommend trying. The Mango Mai Tai was my favourite, but their more unique cocktails like a shot that tastes like bubblegum or the Turkish… Continue reading Blackcurrant Jam Bread Pudding