christmas, layer cakes, sponge cakes

Christmas Tree Layer Cake

When I filmed this video I was talking about how we never have a christmas tree and how I don't need one and how I think that it makes my boyfriend slightly sad... and then the next day he bought a bloody christmas tree. It takes over the whole of the living room and the… Continue reading Christmas Tree Layer Cake

christmas, Cookies

Cinnamon Stars

When I was younger my favourite Christmas biscuits were always macaroons but in the last couple of years cinnamon stars have really grown on me and while I'm writing this I'm actually baking my third batch this year (and I haven't been sharing much...). As with all other Christmas biscuits they're really easy to make… Continue reading Cinnamon Stars

Cupcake

Gingerbread Cupcakes

I've never been a big fan of gingerbread and although I think marzipan is nice, it's also not my favourite ingredient in the world. These cupcakes combine the two and OH MY GOD they are tasty! I think I like challenging myself when it comes to flavours that I'm not usually that fond of and… Continue reading Gingerbread Cupcakes

christmas, Cookies

Coconut Macaroons

Today I'm going to introduce you to a very easy Christmas recipe, the coconut macaroon. I guess it probably isn't a Christmas related biscuit for everyone but definitely for me. My grandmother used to always bake Christmas cookies and biscuits and they'd be in a big bowl on the living room table and there'd be… Continue reading Coconut Macaroons

Cheesecake

Spiced Orange Cheesecake

I make something that I call my leftover cheesecake, which is basically a biscuit base and then a mixture of all the quark, cream cheese, buttermilk and cream that I have left in the fridge, add some eggs, sugar and cornflour and whack it in the oven and an hour later you have a beautiful… Continue reading Spiced Orange Cheesecake