Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

June 28, 2015
Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday CakeStrawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

I have long believed that celebrations should involve cake and plenty of it… but two decadent cakes posted in two weeks? A little crazy right! But I do have a rather special excuse. Today is Butter and Brioche’s first birthday. An unimaginable milestone… and what a year it has been.

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Cookies and Cream Crumb Cake

June 20, 2015
Cookies and Cream Crumb Cake

Cookies and Cream Crumb CakeCookies and Cream Crumb Cake

Somethings are plain and simple, better together than apart. Chocolate and Peanut Butter. Apple and Cinnamon. Rum and Raisin. Raspberry and Vanilla. Dark Chocolate and Peppermint. Nutella and…oh anything. Cookies and Cream…the list could go on. Though, it’s the latter that’s my favourite flavour combination.

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Chocolate and Brown Sugar Banana Bread

June 13, 2015
Chocolate and Brown Sugar Banana Bread

Chocolate and Brown Sugar Banana BreadChocolate and Brown Sugar Banana Bread

Busy. That’s how I would describe my current situation. I’m in the midst of balancing life, work, leisure and study. Though the finish line is insight… exams are nearly over! And amongst all the present chaos, I started to crave a slice of home-ly banana bread. So I took the morning off the other day and made my favourite rendition.

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Dark Chocolate and Malt Custard Filled Doughnuts

June 5, 2015
Dark Chocolate and Malt Custard Filled Doughnuts

Dark Chocolate and Malt Custard Filled DoughnutsDark Chocolate and Malt Custard Filled Doughnuts

Some people like to celebrate with champagne. I prefer doughnuts. I do need a special occasion to justify all the glazes, fillings and deep fat frying. And this week… I have one. It’s National Doughnut Day! So pull out your deep-fryers – and brace yourself, this may just be my favourite “holiday” yet.

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Cacao Nib Muffins with Espresso Dark Chocolate Glaze

May 30, 2015
Cacao Nib Muffins with Espresso Dark Chocolate Glaze

Cacao Nib Muffins with Espresso Dark Chocolate GlazeCacao Nib Muffins with Espresso Dark Chocolate Glaze

Be it for breakfast, lunch, tea or even dinner – I stand by the claim that everyone loves to enjoy a comforting, humble and unpretentious muffin. And with a recent craving for one, I could not resist baking and sharing just one of my favourite muffin recipes with you.

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