Cake, it’s almost a staple food, in all honesty, isn’t it? The type of cake depends on our emotional state, there’s celebration, comfort cake, sharing cake and of course, everyday cake. This chocolate orange marble cake is a one-day loaf. It is devoured in my home. For novice bakers, the idea of producing a marble… Continue reading Chocolate Orange Marble Cake
Sometimes, I like something nice with cuppa,. Though I don’t have an overly sweet tooth. I’ve been experimenting quite a bit in the kitchen lately, hence the lack of recipes on here in recent times. When they’re perfected I will share them with you and this one, is perfected. I’m really pleased with how this has… Continue reading Cranberry & Orange Cake Slice
One of my absolute favourite bloggers, Fionnuala over at Three Sons Later, is hosting a challenge entitled #ClearoutandEat, whereby she is encouraging us to delve into our fridge, rummage through the cupboards and use up our leftovers. A fantastic message I think you’ll agree. Reducing food waste is something we should all feel strongly about.… Continue reading Sweet Potato Chocolate Orange Muffins
Last week lovely Emily over at The Nest made the biggest, most inviting Victoria Sponge. I’ve been hankering after one ever since. I showed it to Mr. Simply Homemade, he wants it too. It’s been so long since I made the classic sponge. My Mam used to make them all the time, if I remember… Continue reading Victoria Sponge for Easter…..or Anytime!!
Caoimhe: Oooh, what are you making Mam? Me: Hot Cross Buns Caoimhe singing: Hot cross buns, hot cross buns, one a penny, two a penny, hot cross buns! Guess what song’s stuck in my head today? I have bought quite a few hot cross buns over the years, however I have never made any, until… Continue reading Hot Cross Buns