Cakes

Blackberry Oaty Traybake – Ideal for Late Summer

Blackberry Oaty Traybake – Ideal for Late Summer

Late summer with its bountiful harvest of rich blackberries, plums, and all kinds of soft fruits – in a way this time of year makes me sad, sad that summer is nearly over, with that bittersweet yearning you get for missing out on something, the […]

Courgette and Poppy Seed Loaf Cake from Veggie Desserts + Cakes

Courgette and Poppy Seed Loaf Cake from Veggie Desserts + Cakes

Summer is the time we might have gluts of vegetables from the garden or allotment (or even just in the fridge) to use up and we start to get really creative in how to incorporate them into our food. Baking with courgettes might be unusual […]

Slow Cooker Coconut and Lime Cake

Slow Cooker Coconut and Lime Cake

Get ready for summer with the tropical flavours of coconut and lime in this delicious slow cooker coconut and lime cake! You’ll be dreaming of hotter climes, palm trees and sandy beaches in no time.

Strawberries and Cream Mug Cake

Strawberries and Cream Mug Cake

Think you need eggs and butter for a mug cake? Well think again! My strawberries and cream mug cake doesn’t require either. Picture this, it is the height of summer, you have a fridge packed with strawberries and cream (well Wimbledon is on as well […]

Rich Coffee Cupcakes – a Coriander Queen recipe

Rich Coffee Cupcakes – a Coriander Queen recipe

I am lucky enough to have a large circle of food blogging friends who chat online regularly and are always helping and supporting each other with tips and their experience from over the years. Recently I heard that a member of our community had passed […]

Malteser Chocolate Loaf Cake

Malteser Chocolate Loaf Cake

If you have a school or office bake sale to bake for, what better than a Malteser Chocolate Loaf Cake? It’s a rich chocolate cake with Maltesers inside the cake adding a bit of crunch and covering the top too. Strawberry pieces add a flash […]

Easy Unicorn Cake

Easy Unicorn Cake

Birthday party season is here again for me (my children have birthdays one after the other in February and March!) and this year I made the rookie mistake of showing my younger daughter a unicorn cake I had seen on Pinterest. Having a unicorn cake […]

Vanilla Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream, perfect for your Valentine

Vanilla Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream, perfect for your Valentine

While I bake quite often, I hardly ever make cupcakes. My children love them as a treat though of course, so I thought I’d make some vanilla cupcakes with raspberry buttercream, which would also be great for Valentine’s Day. The buttercream is made from fresh […]