Category Archives: Cakes

Butter free Vanilla Cupcake recipe

I’m starting a bit of a new theme with this recipe, as it’s brilliant to make with children, simple mixing, no warming or creaming because you use oil, either sunflower or a simple olive oil, I used sunflower, and these … Continue reading

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3 Minute Chocolate Muffin Recipe

Yes, that’s right, three minutes, in the microwave. And fantastically easy. You will need some very deep mugs or you will make a real mess of your microwave, but that is it, other than a tablespoon and teaspoon measure.  I … Continue reading

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Super soft and fluffy Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Back in the days when you couldn’t get Hot Cross Buns all year round, and before supermarkets made things so hard for the small producer, I remember getting them just before Easter from your local bakers, the spicy smell could … Continue reading

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Gorgeously moist Vanilla Cake with white chocolate buttercream icing recipe

This cake  is a real winner(hence no photos taken without a big wedge taken out of it when it had set!), none of that sandy, breadcrumb like consistency here! Its basis is an American 1-2-3-4 cake, with a little taken … Continue reading

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Golden Orange syrup cake recipe

As much as the scone invokes images of the UK to me, this is a food postcard of where I live now.  This cake is fabulous, and to me, pretty much everything about it screams sunny spanish days, from the … Continue reading

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Banana Bread

We’ve made this 3 times in the last week or so for school snacks, it is, I think, foolproof, admittedly more of a cake than a bread but flipping gorgeous none the less! You may be better off doing 2 … Continue reading

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