Blackberry cake.

  Last week we celebrated the big boy’s 34th birthday with this blackberry cake. Honestly this is one of those cakes that relived a baking disaster. I added way too much baking powder to the cake batter, thus the cake had fallen in the centre. So this post is not a recipe but rather a way […]

Mini~Christmas Cake.

Its less than 10  days  for Christmas and  everybody is high on Christmas spirit. For a proper Christmas there has to be some homemade traditional cake. This year’s Christmas cake are mini ones packed with the complete flavour of a traditional cake. This single batch makes around 18 mini cakes perfect for small parties.  Decorating these mini […]

Pineapple Tarts.

This pineapple tart recipe is very close to my heart and one of the few recipes that I ever  tried baking.  Its the time of the year filled with mince pies, tarts etc ; so what other better time for these tarts other than Christmas and it’s the best.

Carrot Cake.

Festive times are right around the corner and to start off the celebration on a minor scale  – we have this semi festive carrot cake. Its a simple carrot  cake, mixed in with fruit peels and spices . Its perfect for serving up with hot coffee , sliced up into squares.  Happy festivities everyone!