Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

I don't need much of an excuse to make a cake. My friend Katie is coming over to stay at the weekend for a much belated birthday celebration, and before the night of heavy drinking and inevitable late night burgers, I thought it would be nice to add a thin veneer or respectability to proceedings with the … Continue reading Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

Homemade Easter Egg

I've always liked the idea of making my own Easter egg, but honestly, who can be bothered?! Well, unless you're going to get some significant joy from either making it, gifting it, or both, perhaps you shouldn't bother. They are pretty cheap and readily available... But I love making things and gifting things, so I'm all over … Continue reading Homemade Easter Egg

Coconut Macaroons

Well, it's been a year now, so it's probably time to write another post. I got really bogged down in the idea that my blog needed some overarching perspective - almost like I was authoring a lifestyle recipe book - and in the absence of a clear vision it's been very hard to continue. In the meantime I've baked loads … Continue reading Coconut Macaroons