Category Archives: Cake

Sunken Apple &Olive Oil Cake

It’s September now, Autumn, it’s getting colder but the apples are ready for baking and juicing and cooking for all sorts of things. Lots of apple pies are going to be made in bulk and frozen as soon as I get a bit of time, ’cause let’s face it! Apple pies are a lot of …

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Meadow Cupcakes

Felt very inspired after seeing a cupcake decorating demo at Decobake, on Bachelors Walk, the other day. Adorable little creations, although far beyond my skill, it got me tingling to be a little bit creative and wanting to make something a little bit girly. I don’t have fondant, or glitter, or very many dyes, but …

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Tea Brack

We’re into autumn now! Schools are starting again, the evenings are getting shorter, Halloween and Christmas feel like they are just around the corner, and the Irish sun has finally decided to show its face *shakes fist* …I actually like autumn with its more dependable weather, the sense of order and schedule, the comfort food, …

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Chocolate Nut Loaf

This is a very surprising cake, simple and perfect for anyone. I found this through my random google-ing to this site http://www.nourishingmeals.com/2012/03/accidental-chocolate-cake-grain-free.html where Ilay my eyes a chocolate cake that not only looked good but was also dairy free, gluten-free and contained no processed sugars! This was ideal for me to make for some friends …

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Pavlova

Possibly the perfect summer dessert, it’s light and creamy and just plain wonderful for anyone with a sweet tooth! I love when mine are marshmallowy on the inside, light and fluffy as a cloud, with a crispy coating that just fizzles on the tounge. Of course it must also be smothered in freshly whipped cream …

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