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Red muffin in a brown cupcake case with a red bow 07/02/2021

Beetroot and Chocolate Chip Muffins

If you got this far you must be intrigued. This is not a classic, not your typical recipe, not your average combination of ingredients but it can absolutely become a staple in your home. Don't be shy and try these beetroot and chocolate chip muffins.

A red velvet cupcake with white cream cheese frosting and crumbs sprinkled on top of the frosting as well as red sugar heart sprinkles. 04/02/2021

Red Velvet Cupcakes

Every cake can be turned into a smaller easier version to eat and these Red Velvet cupcakes are just that. They are eye-catching, yummy and bound to be a crowd-pleaser whatever the event. We think they fit the theme of Valentines Day to a T but we'll let you be the judge of that.

A triangle slice of chocolate cake with chocolate frosting slightly pulled off the main cake. 04/02/2021

Easy Chocolate Sponge

It seems as though everyone has a sponge recipe handy - from a friend, off a website online, passed down in generations or off the back of a cooking magazine. Well this one is tried and tested, you are welcome. We have done half the hard work. Now is your turn to bake your easy chocolate sponge.

Chocolate truffles in individual brown cases on a wooden board. 01/02/2021

Chili Chocolate Tequila Truffles

Nothing says "Love" quite like chocolate. And why not spice things up with some chili? Tequila makes this a triple threat to the senses. Is it Valentines day yet?

Three Jammie Dodgers biscuits (sandwiched) with a heart cut out in the middle and red jam showing where the cut out is. They are placed on a brown plate. 28/01/2021

Homemade Jammie Dodgers

Sure, the store bought ones are fine but imagine how amazing these homemade ones are. You can change the shape of your Jammie Dodgers, the filling and the size. Your kids will love making their own. If you’re home alone make an extra big batch and treat yourself. We have just the perfect cutters for this recipe too! Ingredients: 250g unsalted butter 150g caster sugar 1 egg (yolk only) 1tsp vanilla extract 300g plain flour 6tbsp strawberry jam Method: Preheat the oven to 350F / 180°C / Fan Oven 160°C.... Read More

Five frosted cupcakes lined up next to eachother all in different coloured cases infront of a white background. 27/01/2021

Vegan Cupcakes

Cupcakes should be enjoyed by a crowd. So tick all the boxes and make them vegan. They are super tasty and easy to make. The frosting will have you all reaching for second helpings, no doubt.

A white plate with a slice of carrot cake with frosting in the middle and on top. A fork has taken a piece of the cake and is resting in front of the cake. 27/01/2021

Carrot and Walnut Cake

This hearty carrot and walnut cake is the perfect companion to your afternoon tea during the wet winter months. A classic frosting makes sure this isn't too far from any fond memories of childhood carrot cakes you've had in the past.

A chocolate cheesecake from and aerial view cut into 8 pieces slightly pulled apart from each other but still in a circular shape. 26/01/2021

No-bake Chocolate Cheesecake

Chocolate cheesecakes are indulgent, decadent and wonderful. No-bake means less fuss and this just makes this recipe even better. Try it out and make sure to tag us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter!

A small pale pink mug with a muffin top chocolate cake popping out it's top with a small drip on the righ hand side next to the handle. The cake is sprinkled with icing sugar. Next to the mug is a teaspoon with a gingham patterned pink handle. 22/01/2021

Chocolate Mug Cake

We have a lot of easy and quick recipes. This ones beats them all. This Chocolate Mug Cake is ready in the blink of an eye. Perfect for those moments when you want cake but you can't justify making a whole one nor do you have the energy. Give it a go, you won't regret it.

A tray of sugar cookies being icing by a lady holding a pipping bag with white royal icing. 20/01/2021

Royal Icing

This recipe will have you ready to ice any cookie and get creative for all sort of occasions such as Christmas, Easter, birthdays, baby showers and so much more!