Lemon Drizzle Cupcakes

Hello again, I know twice in one evening, it’s been a busy few weeks on the baking front. I thought I would try and little twist on the classic lemon drizzle cake by cooking them as cupcakes. These little cakes are for people with a sweet tooth (me!) and have a crunchy sugar top which…

Chewy Flapjacks

Evening everyone, So this week has been one of the warmest I can ever remember! Baking may seem like the last thing you’d want to be doing in the heat but I just can’t help myself. So here is a recipe for chewy flapjacks, it is very similar to the basic recipe used in the…

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Welcome back everyone… So last week was my best friend’s birthday and she kinda loves peanut butter and Reeses, so I decided to bake a chocolate cake sandwiched together with smooth peanut butter, chocolate buttercream and topped with more buttercream, Reeses pieces and Reeses peanut butter cups. This cake is light and suits the rich…

Lemon Victoria Sponge Take 2

Hi again everyone… So this recipe is quite similar to the lemon victoria sponge I posted about before but this one is filled with vanilla buttercream and lemon curd. It makes the perfect celebration cake or just a tasty treat for your friends and family. Before I get into the recipe for this delicious cake I…

The importance of oven temperature and baking

Hi everyone, This post is a little different to my usual ones but I think it is really important to think about when baking… Why are oven temperatures so important? This image illustrates the importance of oven temperature when baking and more specifically making sure you preheat your oven correctly. Fig 1 and featured image:…

Honeycomb Flapjacks

Hi everyone and welcome back… So this weekend I did some baking with my best friends, we decided to make these delicious honeycomb flapjacks which are made up of a chewy flapjack topped with galaxy milk chocolate, white chocolate and crushed crunchie pieces. It’s a classic flapjack with a sweet crunchy twist. Enjoy! Makes 16…

Honeycomb Rocky Road

Hi everyone, Here is a really simple rocky road recipe with a slight twist – the addition of honeycomb pieces. I got my honeycomb pieces from Aldi, but you could always use a couple of bars of crunchies or make your own! Hope you all really enjoy this recipe 🙂 Makes 16 squares Ingredients:  250g…

Biscoff Rocky Road

Hi everyone, I know it’s been a little while since I last posted a recipe, so here it is Biscoff rocky road. Definitely not something that is low calorie (for those of you watching your calories) but it is damn right delicious and will go down a treat when you’re in need of a comforting…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Hi again, This recipe is one of the simplest fudge recipes I have posted on here (alongside the kinder bueno fudge). It takes no time at all to go from ingredients to ready to eat fudge, so here it goes… Makes 30 pieces Ingredients:  150g milk chocolate, broken into sqaures 50g unsalted butter 50g golden…

Chocolate cake

Hi everyone and welcome back… This recipe is perfect as a celebration cake, its really rich and incredibly delicious (well I’ve been told that anyway!). It is a simple all in one chocolate cake mixture sandwiched together with an Oreo buttercream and topped with a glossy chocolate ganache and yummy Milkybar giant buttons. Hope you…

Salted Caramels

Hi everyone, Here is a quick and easy recipe for chewy salted caramels, which make the perfect gift for Christmas or just to enjoy as a little treat this time of year. Makes 36 caramels Ingredients: 397g condensed milk 100g unsalted butter 100g light brown soft sugar 1 1/2tbsp golden syrup 1/2tsp vanilla extract 1/2tsp…