Nov 182016

Cranberry Apple Strudel

It’s the festive season and so begins the Christmas baking! I know, I know, its only mid-November, but as I’m spending December in Canada, I wanted to do a bit of baking at home before I…Continue Reading

Oct 072016

Lemon Bakewell Slices

Apart from the honey butter birthday cake, the other dessert I made for Lucy’s birthday were these lemon bakewell slices by Scrummy Lane. Admittedly, I had some anxiety about making these, and even had some back-up…Continue Reading

Aug 242016

Lemon Tray Bake

Another summer cake! This lemon tray bake comes from Mary Berry’s Fast Cakes cookbook. And, as I write this, I can’t help but feel excited as GBBO (The Great British Bake Off) begins a new series…Continue Reading

Apr 252016

Coconut Lemon Easter Cake

For our Easter party I made this coconut lemon cake, borrowed from pineappleandcoconut.com. The cake itself was delicious, but the icing was somewhat of a disaster. I was admiring pictures on Pinterest of glossy, smoothly iced…Continue Reading