Tag Archives: vegan baking

Lemon Curd and Coconut Cream Cake

The day of making this cake for my Mum’s birthday on April 12th was a day of baking failures. The cake I share with you here was the THIRD cake I made. The THIRD – the first two went to … Continue reading

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Say it with Cupcakes

Cupcakes can never go out of ‘food fashion’. The cupcake is the queen of handheld baked goods. I love the endless possibilities of flavours and decorations. I love their petite stature and how they look so beautiful in rows all … Continue reading

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Spiced Banana Cake

Well, I guess I do love a good old black banana recipe. Trouble is, I often have old bananas and I get so bored of making the same thing over and over again. There is more to the banana than … Continue reading

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Butterfly Cupcakes

I made these cupcakes for Mothering Sunday. They fitted the bill of my mantra – big impact, minimal effort. OK, sometimes I like to go all out and spend hours rolling and piping; but for the most part I’m running … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Sweet Potato and Fig Cakes with Vanilla Glaze

It’s been such a long time since I participated in a Daring Bakers’ challenge. This month, since I’m on Easter holidays fro Uni, I thought I’d get back involved! And what a great challenge it was to come back on. … Continue reading

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Vanilla Berry Cake with White Chocolate Buttercream

I find it fascinating when an ‘alternative’ baking recipe can work scientifically and produce a wonderful result. This is an egg free sponge – for some reason we’d think anyone would know straight away that something wasn’t right, something was … Continue reading

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Banana White Chocolate Biscotti

Its been way too long since I last blogged. Life has taken some dramatic changes recently and time has not been a luxury I have possessed. However, things seem to be settling more now so I’m back to share a … Continue reading

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Jaffa Cupcakes

I came across this recipe on ‘BakingBites.com’. They are delicious and different, they make a great change to the usual old chocolate cupcake. They taste just like Jaffa Cakes, hence my naming of them! I have made a few small … Continue reading

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