Mother’s Day is right around the corner, (literally 3 days away), and whats sweeter than a cupcake bouquet? My Mom is a lover of marble cupcakes, and I remember we had them almost every day, as kids, with tea or on road trips, or for school snacks. So this year, why not return the favour… Continue reading Mother’s Day Marble Cupcakes
After posting the red velvet cupcakes on Thursday, I got tonnes of requests to post the ganache recipe I used. When making ganache i can use to pipe or cover a cake, I use a ratio of 1:1 of chocolate and whipped cream, then I let it set for about an hour. You can let… Continue reading Dark Chocolate Ganache
To be fairly honest, this recipe happened by mistake. My red velvet recipe has always worked and I have never had a need to change it. Then last month, I sat for my master’s exams, and got slightly disoriented while working on a cupcake order, I added double the amount of buttermilk that was required, and… Continue reading Red Velvet Cupcakes with Dark Chocolate Ganache
I love the cold weather. I love being in warm hoodies and socks 24hrs a day as thats extra comfy and let’s be honest, no one looks bad in a baggy hoodie!! The weather here has gone in extremes, we went through a couple of days with extreme heat then one afternoon its started raining… Continue reading Am I the only one freezing?
I just want to feel loved by you, by you I just want to be loved by you, by you -Feel by Anuka Happy Valentine’s Day!! Though technically it’s not until tomorrow, but does that mean we can’t start showing extra love a little early? There’s genuinely nothing wrong with that. If anything, we should… Continue reading Breakfast in Bed
“Five Hundred Twenty-Five Thousand Six Hundred Minutes Five Hundred Twenty-Five Thousand Moments so dear Five Hundred Twenty-Five Thousand Six Hundred Minutes How Do You Measure – Measure A Year? In Daylights – In Sunsets In Midnights – In Cups Of Coffee In Inches – In Miles In Laughter – In Strife…… ….how about love?” Seasons… Continue reading Little Treats for the Season of Love
As a kid, I wasn’t much of a chocolate lover. I had a soft spot for mint choc and that was as far as i would request for chocolate. Until one day my mum bought for us Old Jamaica chocolate bars. It was the beginning of a wonderful journey. I remember biting into the chocolate… Continue reading Rum & Raisin Cookies