Blueberry Jam Cake

Blueberry Jam Cake,  a simple cake made with frozen berries. This cake is perfect for “cleaning out your freezer”, part of your spring cleaning this year. So dig out your … Read more

Mandarin Cake

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Winter citrus is the ultimate winter bounty and this year I managed to find some of the sweetest mandarins I have ever tasted. This Mandarin cake is all about the … Read more

Banoffee Trifle

banoffee trifle with homemade dulche de leche

Banoffee Trifle:  For those who don’t usually celebrate, trifle is a festive season desert that is typically a mix of sweet elements in a giant dish, ensuring there’s enough for … Read more

Gingerbread Shortbread Cookies

gingerbread shortbread cookies for christmas

Gingerbread is really a sensory treat around the holiday times, with all the aromatic warmth of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. However, shortbread cookies with their melt-in-your-mouth goodness, also makes a … Read more