Banana Coconut Bundt Cake

Every now and then I find a recipe that I saved to my phone ages ago and when I look at it I’m like, “really? You want to include that many weird ingredients or require that many steps to complete!? No thanks!” Of the 3 […]

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Banoffee Cake

My mom asked me to make her a banana, caramel and cream cake a few weeks ago and since she seems to be enjoying my baking now more than ever before, I happily complied. We (my family) used to call this kind of cake a […]

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Nutella Cookie Sandwiches

Smooth, creamy, dark and mysterious…chocolate holds special memories for many of us and is often the treat we reach for first after a long hard day or a broken heart. There is something about this evocative delight that brings about relaxation and a sense of […]

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Cinnamon Pound Cake

Cinnamon must be one of the most comforting flavours in the world. The smell brings back memories of pancakes, Christmas and a cosy bed. I was doing some research earlier this week about the idea of eating like our grandparents used to eat and I came across […]

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Moist Dark Chocolate Cake

How many chocolate cake recipes do you have in various cookbooks, online or saved to your computer? I have at least 20 different recipes and while they are all nice, only a handful are what can be called delicious in my opinion. Some recipes are […]

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Toasted Coconut Crumpets

“I’m hungry Mom!” I hear this so often in my house that I wonder how I will manage once the kids are teenagers. As it is we give them a hearty maize breakfast (nothing else fills their tummies…not even oats) and we try and give […]

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Vanilla Buttermilk Sheet Cake with Nutella Buttercream

Cake, pastry, fudge, sweets, macarons, tart, pies, pudding, brownies, mousse, scones, muffins, cupcake, biscuit and cookie in chocolate, vanilla, fresh fruit, vegetable, nut, coconut, cream, mint, buttermilk, toffee, caramel and jam/marmalade flavours. Have I missed anything? There comes a time when you think that there is nothing you […]

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Impossible Tart

Ever heard of Impossible Tart? No, don’t stop reading! It’s not impossible to make…in fact, it is impossible to flop. This recipe is even mixed together in a blender and when it bakes it splits into a thin crust, custardy center and coconut topping. Cool […]

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Cheesecake Brownies

 I was looking through the recipes on my phone recently and I realized that I had been collecting recipes from blogs since 2010. These recipes were clearly integral to me becoming a blogger in May 2011 as they encouraged me to not only make try […]

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