Tag Archives: Cake

Simple Coffee Cake

No baking skills required. It seems there are almost endless ways that you can dress up a plain packet of cake mix. I think this is about the 15th different recipe that I’ve come up with in the last few … Continue reading

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Orange and Almond Cake with Honey Glaze – by Brian

This cake is absolutely delicious and is also both gluten and dairy free. After being served a cake like this at the Leeuwin Winery restaurant in Margaret River (Western Australia), and also seeing them on the menu in a number of … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Australia Day Lamington Cupcakes

As it is Australia Day tomorrow, I thought I would re-visit my cupcakes from 2015. These are a delicious alternative to the traditional Lamingtons. They are also easier (and cleaner) to make 🙂 If you want to cheat then you … Continue reading

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Christmas Fruit Cake

I’m back! Sorry for the extreme lack of posts this month. I had family visiting at the beginning of the month, then I managed to catch a cold which lasted for two weeks and meant I had absolutely no motivation … Continue reading

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Simple Lemon Cake

Lovely! This cake is so moist that it could almost be classed as a mud cake, but I’m not sure if there is such a thing as a lemon mud cake 🙂 Citrus fruit is in season here in Perth … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Raspberry and Coconut Poke Cake

Sweet treat. I’m back! Sorry for not posting for the last couple of weeks – a combination of a holiday and lots to do at home kept me out of the kitchen for a little while. Anyway, for today’s recipe … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past: Birthday Cakes

It is my birthday this month and, as I have to bake my own cake, I have been looking at a few of the old recipes on this blog. I’ve forgotten about how good these cakes were! Let’s start off … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past: Valentine’s Day Favourites

Happy Valentine’s Day! I have been looking through some of the older recipes on this site and I thought that I would share some of my favourites which would be ideal for your Valentine. Of course there is plenty of … Continue reading

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Australia Day: Cheat’s Choc Raspberry Lamington Cupcakes with Pavlova Frosting

These are much easier to make than you would think 🙂 I realised at the weekend that I haven’t made cupcakes since last Australia Day. This year I decided to combine two Australian classics – Lamingtons and Pavlova. One of my friends has … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Apple and Cinnamon Cake

This cake is super simple. I love making cakes which look and taste like I’ve spent hours in the kitchen – but which actually require me to make minimal effort. This recipe requires only 5 ingredients and takes 5 minutes to mix. It … Continue reading

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