Flourless Chocolate Cake

As I’ve mentioned before, I have a good friend who is gluten intolerant and she’s provided a lot of impetus for finding gluten free recipes. Last week we were both going to a BBQ where everyone was asked to bring a dish and I figured it would be a great chance to try a chocolate […]

Lime & Coconut Loaf

We recently held a work coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support and I did the bulk of the baking for the bake sale. I’ve done this for the past few years and each time I like to bake something new. Everyone likes the classics such as Brownies, Fifteens & Victoria Sponge but I really […]

Baked Figs with Yoghurt and Walnuts

The transition time between the end of summer and the beginning of autumn when I suddenly realise the sun is setting much earlier and the air is crisp in the mornings is always a little bittersweet for me. I feel sad at the impending cold and dark of winter, but there is one thing that […]

Coffee Cake

I’ll let you in on a secret; I adore coffee, I drink it every day and I’m quite the coffee snob when it comes to flavour, quality and how the perfect cappuccino is crafted BUT I detest coffee based confections. I know I’m not alone in my disgust at the abomination left at the end […]

Chocolate Cookies

by Erica These cookies are probably the treat I bake most often. I make them every few months because they freeze beautifully (they keep for 3 months) and my husband takes one to work with him every week, usually. They defrost in 2-3 hours at room temperature. I get 12-14 cookies out of each batch.  […]