Rudolph reindeer biscuits

It’s that time of year where I need to come up with an easy to make Christmas themed gift for my children’s school friends and teachers. These reindeer biscuits/cookies are so cute that they are sure to delight children and adults alike; though they do look a little bit stunned or surprised don’t they? They’d…

Bailey’s chocolate cheesecake

Bailey’s liqueur, I’m sure you’ll agree, is delicious! My Aunt wonderfully gave me a bottle recently, but rather than just drinking it (highly probable) I thought I would try and experiment a bit and make a dessert. The end result is this lovely Bailey’s chocolate cheesecake. This is a no bake cheesecake recipe, which is…

The humble sausage roll gets a face lift

The humble sausage roll is a family favourite in our house; they are a dinner and a kids party staple. So when I saw this sausage roll cheats version on a lifestyle show while flicking channels; I thought it was worth giving a try… OMG these are absolutely delicious!! As the sausage mix is done…

A Delicious Chocolate and Coffee Cake

Happy Easter ūüź£ Here is a delicious and easy to make chocolate and coffee cake recipe which certainly ticks all the boxes when you need a rich, moist and light chocolate sponge cake. I’ve made this cake for a family Easter gathering, but it would be perfect as a birthday cake too. And don’t worry…

Coconut and Macadamia Cheesecake 

It was Father’s Day last week, so of course my husband requested his usual celebratory evening meal consisting of chicken Parmigiana followed by cheesecake for dessert. He absolutely loves my classic no bake cheesecake with just a hint of lemon, but I decided to twist it up this time by adding another of his favourite…

Banana ricotta pancakes for a lazy Sunday morning

I do like a nice breakfast as it always seems to set how well the day will go. If I skip breakfast, I always get so drained and tired by the end of the day. So healthy nutritious banana and ricotta pancakes drizzled with honey seems like the perfect way to start a lazy Sunday…

Coconut Macaroons

I fancied making something a bit different this week. I’m usually a cake maker, but I decided that I wanted something uncake like but still sweet. So after a bit of internet research I stumbled upon these coconut macaroons. They’re light and moorish; they taste like a bounty bar and as a bonus they are…

Choc chip, oat and sultana cookies

These choc chip, oat and sultana cookies are seriously addictive, chewy and are packed full of fibre. And as every parent of small children already knows, fibre or ‘roughage’ is your friend! It’s also school holidays at the moment, so I like to get the kids involved in the kitchen by baking something sweet (admittedly…

Easy no-bake cheesecake

Make this easy and yummy no bake cheesecake which is smooth and creamy and truly scrumptious.

Chocolate Chip Biscuits

Tomorrow the family is catching up with some old friends that we haven’t seen in a very long time. I always try to bake something sweet to take with us to share. Call me old fashioned but I think it’s nice to give something to your hosts when they invite you to their place, even…