CAKES AND BAKES

CHERRY AND ALMOND CAKE | RECIPE

CHERRY AND ALMOND CAKE | RECIPE

A few weeks ago I made a very special cake. Mr B turned 35, so as a treat I thought I would make him a birthday cake. We have a tradition that on our birthdays we are allowed to eat cake for breakfast. Definitely a […]

CREME EGG BROWNIES

CREME EGG BROWNIES

With Easter well and truly upon us, I wanted to make something that was egg themed. Last year I made the Creme Egg Cheesecake and over indulged on it. This year I thought I would do something simple but effective. A traditional brownie with Creme […]

FRANGIPANE SLICES | CAKES & BAKES

FRANGIPANE SLICES | CAKES & BAKES

I love marzipan and I remember getting slabs of it for Christmas in my stocking when I was younger. I love any kind of cake that consists of almonds {or marzipan}. I attempted to make some frangipane at the weekend and I was pleasantly surprised […]

FERRERO ROCHER CUPCAKES | CAKES AND BAKES

FERRERO ROCHER CUPCAKES | CAKES AND BAKES

This weekend I decided to whip up a batch of some cupcakes. I tend to make plain but decided to do some chocolate ones with an added twist! I used two of my favourite things and they came out rather well and were a HUGE […]

Mini Egg Brownie Tart | Recipe

Mini Egg Brownie Tart | Recipe

Earlier on in the week I posted up this recipe. As well as making the bark, I also made a chocolate tart and because it is nearing Easter I kept the theme of using mini eggs in the brownie mix. Both recipes were a huge […]

Mini Egg Bark | Easter Recipe

Mini Egg Bark | Easter Recipe

With Easter firmly in our sights I decided to make some Easter themed bakes over the weekend. I wanted to try out a chocolate bark recipe and I found this one and it is definitely going to be one I will be making more often. […]

Victoria Coconut Sponge Cake | Recipe

Victoria Coconut Sponge Cake | Recipe

Baking is a huge passion of mine, I don’t do it often enough to be honest, but when I do I really enjoy it. Last weekend it was my mums partners birthday and I decided to make a birthday cake for him. It was a […]

Piñata Birthday Cake | Recipe

Piñata Birthday Cake | Recipe

I decided to make Moo a Piñata Birthday cake this year. I had been scouring Pinterest in the hope to find an easy recipe and I managed to find the perfect cake! It was so easy to make and I am so pleased with the […]

– Raspberry Bakewell Cake –

– Raspberry Bakewell Cake –

I have not baked anything in a while and what with it being Mr B’s birthday last week I decided to make a late birthday cake at the weekend {not your traditional cake mind!} Ingrediants 140g ground almonds 140g butter, softened 140g golden caster sugar 140g […]

– Raspberry Fairy Cakes –

– Raspberry Fairy Cakes –

I had some raspberries left over this week and before they “turned” I thought I would pop them into some cakes. Fairy cakes are easy peasy and such a good little bake to bake with the children. I need practice with decoration. I am useless […]