I recently came across two recipes that I wanted to try. One a chocolate cupcake recipe which only requires one eggs (which would be easy to substitute since I'm allergic) and the other an icing recipe using mascarpone cheese, which is something I've never tried before. The Chocolate Cupcake recipe came from Cupcake Jemma and… Continue reading Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes
One of the things that I love most about my kitchen is the cart that I have. It's got loads of storage space and is a great way to keep all the essentials to hand when baking. I'm going to go through the cart, what is stored in it and my baking essentials as a… Continue reading Creating a Baking Station
If you have read some of my past blogs, especially the baking or cooking related ones, you will know that I have a slight obsession with YouTube. Recently I saw a video by Cupcake Jemma for Vegan Brownies. Since I'm allergic to eggs this is something that I really wanted to try. The recipe for… Continue reading Almost Vegan Brownies
Remember back in school when you learned that March either came in as a lamb or a lion? I don't know about you, but this year March came in like a lion for us. With the hopes that it will do what it should and go out like a lamb, I've made cupcakes to celebrate… Continue reading Lamb or Lion?
A couple of weeks ago I made a heart shaped cake, I wanted to test out my baking skills and do it up like some of the baking videos that I've watched. This lead to not only levelling the cakes, but also trimming off the sides and it gave me a pile of leftover cake… Continue reading Cake Pop Catastrophe
One of the goals I had for this year was to do more cooking. So as a start to this I though I'd try something I heard a lot of Ladies I watch on YouTube talk about over Christmas, baked Camembert. Since I love cheese and it has "bake" in the name I thought this… Continue reading More Cheese, Please
The inspiration behind this project comes from all of the YouTube baking videos that I have been watching lately. I wanted to try and up my baking game and use some of the techniques that I have seen. I have to say that despite the fact that the finished cake looks ok, things didn't not… Continue reading Let Us Eat Cake