Glazed Mini Bundt Cakes
Cakes

Glazed Mini Bundt Cakes

Who said bundt cakes are boring? They can be the best plain dessert or burst of unique flavours. Okay, so you can’t play much with the outside or you lose it’s distinctive ring shape but you can dress it PRETTY in a delicious shiny white chocolate glaze! Pink or white, multicoloured or black – whatever you choose and to make it extra CUTE, bake them into mini sized cakes. […]

Olympics Inspired Macarons
Macarons

Olympics Inspired Macarons

Are you following the Olympic Games in Rio? Today’s Day 11 and though I personally haven’t watched any sports on TV, the Olympics highlights are everywhere in the news and social media. So many talented athletes making the best of their practices and having their dreams come through. I can only imagine how amazing atmosphere there must be at the games right now!  I find the energy […]

Owl Cake Pops
Cake Pops

Owl Cake Pops

Hi everyone! I have some good news – two sweet recipes to try this weekend! One is a sweet, crumbly Vanilla Confetti Bundt Cake and second one, as the title says, is for adorable marbled Owl Cake Pops! These owl cake pops are made of vanilla confetti cake and cream cheese icing. Their ears are butterscotch chips and their beautiful marbled coating is white chocolate with […]

Matcha Green Tea Éclairs
Other Desserts

Matcha Green Tea Éclairs

Crisp choux pastry this time in form of eclairs filled with matcha whipped cream and topped with a generous amount of white chocolate glaze dusted with earthy matcha green tea powder dust and a little white chocolate and gold dust detail. Matcha has a very unique rich taste, bitterness of green tea with sharp vegetal taste and sweetness. I like to pair it with sweet white chocolate […]

Chocolate-Raspberry Layer Cake
Cakes

Chocolate-Raspberry Layer Cake

Soft, RICH and not too sweet chocolate layer cake with CREAMY, lightly SALTED chocolate buttercream and JUICY pink raspberries. – Yup, a simply satisfying dessert or afternoon pick-me-up treat! This 6 inch cake serves generously 4 people or sensibly 8 people. You can make it into 2 or 3 layers, adjusting the amount of frosting used in filling according to the number of layers. I made it into 2 layers with […]

Cinnamon Croissants
Leavened

Cinnamon Croissants

Puffy cinnamon roll croissants! YUMMY and using store-bought frozen puff pastry also a QUICK treat – perfect for breakfast or brunch! Sure you could make them from scratch too – and I got the perfect recipe for you 🙂 By Amending my Sugar Free Butter Croissants  you can reduce the amount of sugar they have and make them perfectly flaky by using real butter! When it comes to […]

Passion Fruit Raspberry Muffins
Muffins

Passion Fruit Raspberry Muffins

Light, fruity and none too sweet passion fruit raspberry muffins! They are FAST and SIMPLE to make – from scratch to breakfast table in just 30 minutes! Passion fruit gives these muffins little tartness, a nice yellow hue and crunchy bits from the black seeds. Whereas raspberries are the blushing juicy chunks bursting in flavour! These muffins are delightful treat from breakfast/brunch or a snack on […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies
Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Cookies cookies, not my typical thing to bake and it took a few versions until I was happy with these Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies. Nevertheless the results are worth it! These cookies are soft, chunky and chocolaty – perfect snack or treat on their own with a glass of milk or sandwiched and filled with peanut butter! Or with ice cream – who wouldn’t love a […]

Walnut Chocolate Squares
Bars & Chocolates

Walnut Chocolate Squares

Nuttylicious walnut chocolate square cake bars – they are nutty and very chocolaty! I actually made them last week, on the International Chocolate Day observed on the 7th of July. Okay my post is a few days late but it’s never too late to celebrate chocolate!! On Facebook I asked about your favourite chocolate treats and the answers included brownies, chocolate with peanut butter and ice […]

Pineapple Macarons
Macarons

Pineapple Macarons

“Be like a pineapple: stand tall, wear a crown and be sweet on the inside” Aww, how UPLIFTING quote is that? Reminds me to straighten my shoulders and look up even when I feel down. 🙂 I recently purchased a few pairs of the cutest socks ever, one of them which is a pair of pineapple socks in pink (see them in Instagram)! And as I put […]

Blonde Brownies with Berries
Cakes

Blonde Brownies with Berries

This is a quick post about a equally quick treat – berrylicious blonde brownies! It takes less than 10 minutes to whip up the batter and toss in frozen berries coated in potato flour that helps them to stay on top and somewhat intact. You can enjoy the brownies straight from the oven served with vanilla ice cream or allow to cool a bit, plate […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Macarons
Macarons

Peanut Butter Chocolate Macarons

They are sweet, a little salty, soft and crunchy – all in one bite. Macarons with cocoa shells one side dipped in dark chocolate and filled with chunky peanut butter for the extra crunch in texture. Though there’s no caramel in these, they do taste a lot like a snickers bar in a form of a macaron! I added little colour effect for a fun […]

Coconut Angel Food Fruit Cake
Cakes

Coconut Angel Food Fruit Cake

Another birthday in the family – yes! On Tuesday we celebrated my husband’s birthday and Saturday was his dad’s birthday. I wanted to make a naturally dairy free cake (not substituting margarine for butter and so on), so I decided to go for sweet, tender and light sponge cake – Angel Food cake but with fruity flavours. Angel Food cake is normally a really pale […]

Vanilla Butterscotch Cupcakes – Quick & Easy Captain America Shield Cake
Cupcakes

Vanilla Butterscotch Cupcakes – Quick & Easy Captain America Shield Cake

It’s my husband’s birthday today, yay! Like always his birthday cake is not exactly for him (( though he nibbles, he isn’t really a cake eater)), but for sharing with his friends and colleagues. This time he asked me to make something quick and easy that would be simple to share. So I decided to make a cake from cupcakes – mini cupcakes to be more exact! Simple and […]

Choux Pastry Doughnuts with Pink White Chocolate Glaze
Other Desserts

Choux Pastry Doughnuts with Pink White Chocolate Glaze

And sprinkles, of course! These doughnuts are light and airy Choux pastry with sweet white chocolate glaze in pink and colourful sugar sprinkles. They are fun treats and much lighter than traditional yeast doughnuts, and surely they aren’t fried but oven baked! The light Choux pastry itself has a very mild taste and topping is what gives this treat it’s sweetness. Sure you could cut the rings open and […]

Frozen Lemon-Mint Ricotta Pops
Ice Cream

Frozen Lemon-Mint Ricotta Pops

Hi, I’m back! Well, I’ve actually been home though the blog has been quiet. I was just having a little break and chilled out catching up with reading, studying, cleaning, did a cleanse and met with friends. Those kind of breaks do wonders, don’t they? I got lots of new ideas and I’m getting inspired from Summer vibes that are very much getting here as the days are […]

White Popcorn Chocolate Macarons
Macarons

White Popcorn Chocolate Macarons

White popcorn chocolate macarons – gluten free and without food colouring! I’ve been asked many times how I keep my macarons white so I decided to share this recipe with few extra points about white shells. Oven conditions have a lot to do with how they end up after baking and I’ll get to that soon but to start with the right order of things, lets start from […]