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Rocky Road Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream

I made these for a dinner party where there would be children so they wouldn’t feel left out while us adults had our 3 course meal. They went down a treat and the adults loved them too! They are not made in the traditional cupcake method and have a lovely fudgy texture. The marshmallow buttercream […]

Rolo Caramel Cheesecake

A delicious, creamy dessert packed full of Rolos. It’s a no bake cheesecake so best to make it the day before you need it and let it set overnight in the fridge. They are a great dessert as you can make them well in advance which leaves you time for other things. I would recommend […]

Nutella Cupcakes

This recipe basically uses up one jar of Nutella between the cupcakes and the icing. You can also use some melted Nutella to drizzle on top of the finished cupcakes.  Because there’s sour cream in the ingredients, you get a really moist and light result which is a pleasant surprise. The recipe is originally in […]

Custardy Creams

These are not perfect copies of the original Custard Cream biscuits but they taste amazing! A real treat is they taste amazing the next day as the cream and biscuit blend beautifully together. They are straightforward to make. Depending on what size you make, you should get 12 good sized biscuits from this recipe. Ingredients: […]

Sticky Toffee Cake

Totally delicious and a real show stopper! This is how you impress your guests! This is a fantastic recipe which is perfect for the Autumn season and it comes from Miranda Gore Browne (Great British Bake Off). It’s her take on a cake version of Sticky Toffee Pudding and it keeps really well, wrapped in […]


Big thanks to my friend Lisa who introduced me to these wonderful little gems that are amazingly versatile, are low in fat, high in fibre and well, pretty amazing really! I have tried lots of different variations so that they can be savoury or sweet, breakfast or lunch and even a light dinner. Like I […]

Gluten Free Apple Cake

This recipe originates from Jo Wheatley of Great British Bake Off fame. It’s a family favourite passed down from her aunt. As I live with a coeliac who loves any apple recipes, I wanted to adapt this one so everyone could enjoy it. It worked out well and is a very easy, straightforward and delicious […]