Tag: cake

Strawberry Mousse Cake

Strawberry Mousse Cake

Anyone for tennis? It’s Wimbledon fortnight so dessert must contain strawberries this week, right? My easy strawberry mousse cake is a perfect way to celebrate the championships in SW19, or just a good way to end a summer’s day!

Mini Egg Bundt Cake Recipe

Mini Egg Bundt Cake Recipe

With my children’s birthdays in February and March I get the chance to make big birthday cakes, and this year for my oldest daughter I made this Mini Egg Bundt Cake. It is decorated very simply with mini eggs on top plus purple and yellow […]

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 […]

Autumnal Caramel Apple Roulade

Autumnal Caramel Apple Roulade

My latest recipe is once again inspired by the latest episode of the Great British Bake Off. Last week was Dessert Week and the bakers on the show had to make roulades, a marjolaine, which is a nutty, layered meringue based dessert, and mini mousse […]

Slow Cooker Cranberry and Ginger Tea Loaf Cake

Slow Cooker Cranberry and Ginger Tea Loaf Cake

It is starting to feel a bit Christmassy, the festive lights are going up in shops and town centres, the gingerbread lattes are back in their red cups, and we’ve had a few colder evenings.

Slow Cooker Spiced Pumpkin Cake

Slow Cooker Spiced Pumpkin Cake

So despite the very sunny days we’ve had recently there has been a subtle shift and the leaves are crisp underfoot, the mornings are darker and colder, and the colours of autumn are all around. Pumpkin spice lattes are back in the coffee shops too. […]

Chocolate, Almond and Blueberry Cake

Chocolate, Almond and Blueberry Cake

Blueberries go down very well in my house at all times, my children love them. In this case they were even more popular with me, because they were in a chocolate, almond and blueberry cake. Perfect for the summer to enjoy summer berries in a […]

Slow Cooker Blueberry Madeira Cake

Slow Cooker Blueberry Madeira Cake

This slow cooker blueberry madeira cake came about because I bought a jar of delicious Bonne Maman wild blueberry jam the other day, which I knew my daughters would enjoy on toast. They are huge fans of blueberries as I am sure many children are. […]

Slow Cooker Zebra-Striped Vanilla and Chocolate Cake

Slow Cooker Zebra-Striped Vanilla and Chocolate Cake

As it is World Baking Day I baked a cake this evening after a busy day out. My favourite flavours are currently vanilla and chocolate, so I decided to try baking a chocolate and vanilla zebra-striped cake in the slow cooker. You’ve probably seen zebra […]

Slow Cooker Cherry Cake

Slow Cooker Cherry Cake

Today I was glad to just be at home and baking. We’ve been quite busy at weekends recently so it was nice to be home with nowhere to go for a change. While I prepared a filo pie for lunch (recipe coming soon!), I also […]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Overload Cookie Cake

Slow Cooker Chocolate Overload Cookie Cake

Perfect for Easter – Slow Cooker Chocolate Overload Cookie Cake! Have you tried a cookie cake before? A huge, thick cookie baked in one pan, they are very naughty indeed, a delicious treat. In America they are sometimes called skillet cookies. A bit like the huge cookies […]