Easy and quick madeleines

While going through my cookbooks looking for a new recipe to try, I came across a low fuss madeleine recipe. This intrigued me as these little cakes usually require more time and effort to be considered low fuss, at least by me. And I was happy for an opportunity to use my madeleine tins again … Continue reading Easy and quick madeleines

Granddad’s chocolate loaf cake

This is a very sentimental recipe for me. My granddad introduced me to chocolate cake when I was a small child. We had a special bond as most of my other family members didn't really care for sweets, whereas the two of us were (overly) fond of anything sweet. He gifted me some money years … Continue reading Granddad’s chocolate loaf cake


Does anyone really need a recipe for tiramisu? Especially at Christmas time...? Well, why not, I say. No baking required, make it anytime one or two days in advance and store in the fridge until needed, good alternative if you're not wanting a traditional dessert like Christmas cake or pudding, easy assembly job rather than … Continue reading Tiramisu