Flourless Chocolate & Raspberry Cupcakes

My son got engaged on the weekend and as part of the celebrations, he and his lovely fiancée asked me to make cupcakes.  My future daughter-in-law is gluten intolerant and I wanted to make something that she could eat without worrying about the consequences. I am new to the whole flourless-gluten-free-baking and so I searched […]

Caramel Apple & Almond Crumb Cake

What can I say about this?  It’s got apples, caramel, almonds and crumble – all good comfort food. I love the smell of my kitchen when I am baking anything with apples.  It makes me think of living in the pioneer days, there’s just something about baked apples. I made this cake quite early in […]

Jam Drops, Monte Carlos & Melting Moments

Have you ever woken up with the desire to cook something that you haven’t made for ages?  That happened to me the other day.  I had a catering order and knew I had to make a platter of sweet treats but didn’t want to do the same old stuff.  I woke up with an overwhelming […]