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.
If you’re wondering why I’ve been so quiet, I have my excuses! It’s been a busy past few months, involving full time working, holidays abroad and moving house to start my second year of uni. The workload is double the amount of last year, and to make things worse, my oven in my new house seems to enjoy burning everything put in it in the space of 5 minutes. After constant juggling around with it and keeping a beady eye on my baked goods (involving me sitting next to the oven on a chair just watching it bake) I have finally cracked it and managed to produce something that doesn’t taste burnt!
Summer is upon us, and eating a full fat brownie carries too much guilt to justify eating more than 1. Also, I have moved back in with my parents and there is no flour or proper chocolate in the house, but I had a craving to bake proper CAKE. Brownies were the perfect solution! After dredging the internet for a flourless recipe that doesnt need proper chocolate, I found the perfect one, Continue reading