The bakes

July 20, 2016
orange cake recipe

Rose And Orange Victoria Sponge

If I had to pick my favourite cake out of any in existence I would probably, after a long pause, pick a Victoria sponge. It’s a […]
July 18, 2016
salted caramel recipe

Salted Caramel Sauce

Sweet, sticky and gloriously gold with notches of salt running through, salted caramel is a wondrous, beautiful thing of joy. As I’ve already mentions, several times […]
July 10, 2016
salted caramel millionaire shortbread

Salted Caramel Millionaires’ Shortbread (with rosemary and cashew nuts)

The title of this recipe is a bit of a mouthful but it is possibly one of the best and most indulgent things I’ve ever made. […]
July 9, 2016
gin and tonic

Gin And Tonic Cupcakes

As everyone I know seems to be turning 30 or getting married this year, I thought I’d blend two of my favourite things together to make […]
July 5, 2016
blueberry muffins

Blueberry Muffins With A Crunch

When I was at university I spent a year living in San Francisco and was introduced to the wonderful world of muffins, or super-sized, beefed-up, fairy […]
June 27, 2016
jammy dodger recipe

Homemade Jammy Dodgers

Jammy dodgers are a true gem of my childhood and something I don’t really get the chance to eat anymore, along with other greats such as […]
June 26, 2016
banana bread recipe

Banana Bread (With Coconut Oil)

I’ve always been a keen baker and my belief about cakes and everything sweet is that they should be made with butter in order to taste […]
June 24, 2016
lemon shortbread

Lemon And Rosemary Shortbread

Shortbread is a biscuit which no matter what time of day (or night) goes down perfectly with a cup of tea, glass of wine or large […]
June 16, 2016
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Win some FREE cake

Dear cake lovers, I am announcing my FREE monthly cake competition on the blog. What you can win: The winner will receive a cake (hand delivered by yours […]
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