Apple, Vanilla Mascarpone Cake with Caramel Sauce

Apple, Vanilla Mascarpone Cake with Caramel Sauce

Apples are a difficult ingredient for me. What do you do with apples? I didn’t want to make an Apple Pie or Apple Crumble because I really don’t have anything special to add to those classic apple desserts. The only other thing I do with apples is cut them into...
Lemon & Poppy Seed Mug Cake

Lemon & Poppy Seed Mug Cake

During the colder months I tend to crave something sweet of an evening. Typically though, by the time I’ve put the kids to bed I’m all out of energy. This’s where a quick, individual serve, dessert recipe like this Lemon & Poppy Seed Mug Cake...
Salted Caramel & Pecan Monkey Bread Recipe

Salted Caramel & Pecan Monkey Bread Recipe

Good Morning readers, have you heard about, or tasted Monkey Bread? I have to admit it’s pretty new to me also. At first I presumed it was a type of banana bread… well monkey’s like banana’s?? But no, monkey bread has nothing to do with...
Magic Disappearing Blueberry Muffins

Magic Disappearing Blueberry Muffins

When I made these amazing blueberry muffins I was in serious cake bliss. You see they smelled SO GOOD! Then I made the mistake of breaking one in half for the “photo shoot”. Once the gooey jammy blueberry innards were exposed there was no going back! I...
Carrot & Ginger Cake w Salted Caramel Glaze

Carrot & Ginger Cake w Salted Caramel Glaze

Have you ever fallen in love with a property from the minute you set eyes on it? I was in love with the Gypsy Cottage the moment I glimpsed this picture perfect getaway. I will tell you more about this gorgeous country hideaway in a later story. Right now I want to...
White Chocolate & Strawberry Blondie

White Chocolate & Strawberry Blondie

Have you ever been total in love with a recipe and repeated it again and again, eventually to find that you wanted the same treat in a slightly different flavour. That is how I came to develop my strawberry blondie. I over indulged in the David Lebotviz dulce de leche...

Strawberry Tea Cakes

Have you ever had a secret that you were just dying to tell? I had a surprise phone call on Friday and I would love to tell you all about it! Unfortunately I am not sure if I am allowed to share… so I am going to have to settle for a  slice of...
“The Sweet Life in Paris”

“The Sweet Life in Paris”

  I have always romantisied the idea of living in Paris for a year or so, perfecting my high school French and eating out with my lovely husband.  I would be sipping red wine in sophisticated wine bars, indulging my sweet tooth in all the chic French Patisseries...