Category Archives: Cakes

Zucchini bread

I’m trying to make this sound healthy as it has vegetables in it….!! I made 2 loaf cakes from this recipe so there’ll be no fighting over who gets to have some 😊 Here’s the recipe: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/moms-zucchini-bread/ And the finished … Continue reading

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A special cake for World Baking Day

I’ve had a couple of weeks free from baking so thought I should do something special for World Baking Day today.  This is a recipe for a cake from one of my favourite cake shops – Konditor and Cook. It’s … Continue reading

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Lovely lemon drizzle cake

It’s been requested a few times recently so I’ve made a lemon drizzle cake – actually 2, so there’s enough to go round! This is tried and tested recipe and usually turns out well: http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/4942/lemon-drizzle-cake Here are the finished products, … Continue reading

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Rock cakes!

I had a busy Easter weekend seeing friends & family so didn’t have time for much baking, except for a few more Easter nests for some friends I went to visit. I got a lot of grief today for the … Continue reading

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Easter Baking

Today I thought I should make some Easter-themed goodies. I decided to go with a traditional favourite – and they’re simple to make! I used this recipe and filled the chocolate cornflake nests with some mini eggs and mini creme … Continue reading

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Chocolate marble banana bread

So I needed a recipe to use up some overripe bananas and also the chocolate ganache frosting from my birthday cake yesterday. This banana loaf seemed ideal to share with my colleagues: http://roxanashomebaking.com/chocolate-marble-banana-bread-recipe/ It has a generous helping of chocolate … Continue reading

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My Birthday cake

To celebrate my birthday some of my friends were coming round for tea, cake & prosecco so I wanted to make a special cake to celebrate. I chose the Hummingbird Bakery’s ‘Sweet and salty chocolate cake’ and luckily had some … Continue reading

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