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

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

Cakes · Desserts

Banana Pudding Cake

Just a quick post for today and I’m sorry about not writing more. Although they do say pictures speak far louder than words, and I do have a lot of photos to share. Unfortunately I’ve been rather busy this week with lab reports and studying for exams, so I have been quite pressed for time,… Continue reading Banana Pudding Cake

Cakes · Cheesecakes · Desserts

Strawberry Yoghurt Souffle or Cotton Cheesecake

Today’s recipe was adapted from a blog called Happy Home Baking. Japanese Cotton Cheesecakes are something that I have been trying out for a while, but I wanted to try to lighten it up by using yoghurt instead. I tried a few times and it failed miserably, but then I discovered this recipe and I… Continue reading Strawberry Yoghurt Souffle or Cotton Cheesecake

Cakes · Desserts · Snacks

Low Calorie Sponge Cake and Jam

I’ve never been a huge fan of cakes, but after seeing the Genoise sponge cake on the Great British Bake Off, I’ve been more open-minded towards them. All they reminded me of was stale store-bought birthday cakes that needed spoonfuls of ice cream or custard to make them less dry. Fortunately even without jam, this… Continue reading Low Calorie Sponge Cake and Jam

Breakfast · Desserts · Donuts · microwave · No bake · Snacks

Molten Microwave Marzipan Stuffed Donut Holes (and they’re gluten-free!)

I’ve been so¬†excited about posting this recipe. It was one I discovered while browsing YouTube and I’ve been playing with it for a while, but I found a variation that I just had to share. 70 calorie donut holes stuffed with my favourite thing on the planet: marzipan. Almond extract adds an extra almond flavour… Continue reading Molten Microwave Marzipan Stuffed Donut Holes (and they’re gluten-free!)