In honour of my twenty-third birthday last week, I decided to bake up some brownies, as these are always a crowd pleaser and the recipe has been my go-to for over 5 years now (it’s that good!). As a student, and even now, I would rather not waste my chocolate melting it into any form of baking that’s not an icing or drizzle, which is why I love this recipe so very much! Instead, my chocolate gets Continue reading
As I leave my student days behind me, I’m becoming increasingly busier. As a result, I’m lacking the time to write recipes, bake and shoot, all with enough daylight to get some decent images! But as I get into my first ever career job (and my dream one at that), I’ve been baking more at the weekends knowing that Continue reading
Baking is pretty much impossible without a working oven, who’d have thought? So when my landlord finally come around to replace the oven with a shiny new one (THAT ACTUALLY WORKS AND DOESN’T BURN EVERYTHING ON THE BOTTOM) I leapt at the chance to do a ‘test run’. As its mine and a few friends birthday events coming up, I started with Continue reading
Sooo I’ve been given over a kilo of chocolate this Christmas. I’m not kidding. So in a bid to create some cakey bakey goodness, I’ve been using a lot of it up in Continue reading
I hit a real wall this month. I kinda lost my liking for cake. Sure, it’s edible and all, but it just hasn’t excited me recently. I know, it’s a scandalous admittance, but it’s bumming me out as much as it is you, okay? I think me and cake just need a little break y’know? Some me time. Some time with the cookies and no bake recipes of the world. I’m just going to have some time with my precious nutribullet smoothies that everyone thinks I’m crazy for liking. Yeah. Dear cake, I’ll come back for you on a rainy day. I’ll learn to cherish you once more someday…
P.S. Brownies are definitely a cake grey area/exception.