The BEST Carrot Cake Recipe

The BEST Carrot Cake Recipe Deliciously simple Carrot Cake suitable for any occasion.  Gorgeous!! Serves 14 Prep time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours, plus cooling time Ingredients 400g plain flour 570g castor sugar 5 medium eggs 5 tsp ground cinnamon 2 tsp bicarbonate of soda ½ tsp salt […]

Rocky Road with Maltesers

Rocky Road with Maltesers This has to be the best rocky road that I have ever tasted, it is a must try! Naughty but extremely nice! Makes 12 Prep time:  20 minutes (plus 3 hours 20 minutes refrigeration time) Cooking time:  10 minutes Ingredients 110g unsalted butter, plus extra for […]

Chocolate & Jerte Picota Cherry Brownies

Chocolate & Jerte Picota Cherry Brownies Cherries and Chocolate are a match made in heaven!  But Jerte Picota Cherries make this recipe as they are so deliciously sweet and juicy. Makes 12 Prep time: 15 minutes Cooking time:  40 minutes Ingredients 100g dark chocolate, chopped 100g butter, softened 200g light brown […]

SKIPPY® Peanut Butter & Chocolate Crunchy Bars

SKIPPY® Peanut Butter & Chocolate Crunchy Bars These SKIPPY® Peanut butter bars are an easy and sweet treat with no baking required!  Everyone will love these chewy, sweet & salty bars that are ready in no time at all. Serves 20 Prep time:  5 minutes (plus chilling time) Cooking time:  […]

Lemon & Elderflower Cupcakes

Lemon & Elderflower Cupcakes Delicate, fragrant cupcakes inspired by the flavours of the royal wedding cake – a perfect combination! Prep Time:  30 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Makes 15 Ingredients For the cupcakes: 200g self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder 200g softened unsalted butter 200g golden unrefined caster sugar […]

Orange & White Chocolate Cake

Orange & White Chocolate Cake A fantastic light orange and almond sponge covered in a delicious white chocolate topping Serves 10 Prep time 30 minutes Cooking time 40 minutes Ingredients 175g butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 175g golden caster sugar 4 oranges, zest of 4, juice of 1 4 eggs, separated […]


gf chocolate cupcakes with raspberry-blueberry-vanilla swirl buttercream No worries people, no unicorns were harmed in the making of these cupcakes.My baby is 11 years old and this is the 2nd batch of gf chocolate cupcakes I made for her birthday.  The first batch was with a simple vanilla buttercream and […]

Banana Loaf Cake

Banana Loaf Cake  A delicious and moist banana loaf cake with a wonderful banana frosting topping! This is a perfect cake for afternoon tea. Serves 8-12 Prep time:  15-20 minutes Cooking time:  35-40 minutes Ingredients For the cake 100g butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 200g light brown sugar 1 tsp ground […]

Plum Drizzle Cake

Plum Drizzle Cake Wow, this is now my new favourite cake!  It is very easy to make and just so scrummy – it won’t last long.  I made it with plums from my garden, luckily there are a lot more plums to pick.   Serves 8 Prep time:  15 minutes Cooking […]


Condensed Milk Pound Cake with Organic Ground Vanilla That Organic Raw Ground Vanilla was very expensive.  Like $54. I had plopped it into the basket when my husband wasn’t looking.   Happy Friday!After School Cake Date!  I’m baking cake (non-gluten-free!) for my kid today.  It’s been forever since she asked […]


Coconut Butter Mochi cakes are gluten free additions to a school lunchbox. And they look cute in the mini flower shape. Cut the mochi cakes small.  They are each probably like a kajillion calories but it’s a little sweet treat that will put a smile on your face (and your kids’ […]