My perfect banana bread

 Oat, Yoghurt and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I have tried endless recipes for banana bread.  Some healthy, some not so much. Some have turned out dry and some superbly moist.

Banana bread

This recipe has been created by including all the best things I love about those banana breads and replacing the not so good things with different techniques. Continue reading “My perfect banana bread”

Little mini chocolate treats for the little mini people

♥ Chocolate Fairy Cakes

This week, a chocolatey treat.  A very popular choice with the children!

chocolate fairy cakes

This was the result when my niece and nephew came to stay and were adamant to bake something with chocolate.

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A swiss roll with a caffeine hit!

 Coffee and Walnut Swiss Roll

This classic combination of sweet coffee and crunchy walnut is an all round favourite cake flavour in my family.

Thin coffee sponge wrapped in whipped fresh cream instead of rich buttercream makes this cake light and perfect for tea time or an after dinner dessert.

Oh and I should mention it only takes 15 minutes to bake!

I am really starting to enjoy making these quick videos.  I hope you enjoy this one!  Full recipe details follow. Continue reading “A swiss roll with a caffeine hit!”

3 Fun recipes to try with the kids this weekend

♥  Blueberry French Toast Roll Ups
♥  Roasted Sweet Potato Quesadillas
♥  Banana and Peanut Butter Loaves
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