Archive for Cakes and Bakes – Page 2

Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe

Super Easy Chocolate Cake

This is a really easy and classic chocolate cake and is one of my favourite ever family recipes. My nan used to make this cake for her birthday every year when I was young and we all absolutely loved it and couldn’t wait for her to make it again. The recipe calls for cocoa powder, Read the full article…

Mars Bar Rice Krispie Squares

marsbarkrispiecakes

Mars bar rice krispie squares are one of my absolute favourite sweet treats. I love normal chocolate rice krispie cakes but making them with Mars bars makes them even more yummy as they so gorgeously gooey and sweet. You can’t beat a good no-bake recipe for a quick and easy treat! You can make this Read the full article…

No-Bake Crunchie Cake

no bake crunchie cake squares

This crunchie cake / slice is a really easy fridge cake. It is great to make with kids – even my 21 month old loves helping smash the biscuits up. My no-bake malteser cake went so quickly last week that I decided had a go at another no-bake, this time with the honeycomb goodness that Read the full article…

Easy Moist Banana Cake Recipe

Easy Banana Bread Recipe

Banana bread is an absolute favourite of mine, it is a brilliant way to use up leftover brown bananas and I often buy lots of extra bananas just so we can make banana cake. This banana loaf is so moist and delicious that it never lasts long here, I often double the recipe and freeze the second Read the full article…

No-Bake Malteser Cake

malteser squares cake recipe

This malteser cake / slice is so gorgeous and easy to make – you don’t even need to put the oven on! Only 1 bowl to wash up too, my favourite kind of recipe. I am not quite sure what to call it, some people call it fridge cake or malteser traybake but we’ll just Read the full article…

Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Orange cupcakes with chocolate frosting

These chocolate orange cupcakes were ridiculously good. They are made with a moist orange sponge, topped with Terry’s chocolate orange buttercream frosting and a slice of the chocolate to decorate. I have wanted to have a go at making cupcakes for so long and last week I finally bit the bullet and bought myself some Read the full article…

One Bowl Brownie Bites Recipe

rich chocolate brownie bites

I had a bar of dark chocolate that needed using (I’m not a fan so wouldn’t eat it on its own!) so I decided to make chocolate brownies. These little brownie cake bites are super rich, quite cake-y and go lovely with a cup of coffee. They are so easy to make and only use Read the full article…

Easy Butterfly Fairy Cakes / Buns Recipe

easy butterfly buns with jam and buttercream

This recipe is really easy to make and a lovely one to make with the kids. These cakes are sooo yummy – rest assured they won’t last long. Making and eating these reminded hubby and me of eating these cakes at school fairs when we were little!   Ingredients: For the cakes: Approx 100g (4oz) Read the full article…

Super Easy Flapjack Recipe

Easy Flapjacks Recipe

Thought this would be a good recipe to save for after baby was born as oats are supposed to be good for milk production! I made up lots of these and froze some so I’d have a tasty snack for when I’m on the sofa nursing Caitlyn. I think this has to be one of Read the full article…

Easy Apple and Cinnamon Muffins Recipe

easy apple and cinnamon muffins recipe

It feels ages since I have posted a recipe as I am in real prepare-for-baby mode at the moment! I have still been cooking though and this recipe is one of my absolute favourites. I just love apple and cinnamon muffins. I think they are the perfect treat with a cup of coffee in a Read the full article…