Sweets & Baking

Up for a day of kneading dough and shuffling trays in and out of the oven? Or would you rather toss a few things in a blender and (maybe) shape it into balls and be ready in five minutes? Either way you’ll find the inspiration you need here!


Almond Pear Cake

I made this cake the other week, and as usual I improvised as I was whipping it up. Sometimes it fails, but this time it was a winner!...

Apple & Carrot Muffins

My youngest son asked for muffins the other day. It was a weekday, so I didn't want them to be too sweet, but more like an afternoon energy...

Apple Muffins

A nice little treat for a picknick at the playground with the kids and some friends the other day, when the sun was still shining. This was simple...

Apple Pie

Weekends are for baking, aren't they? At least I take every opportunity to bake something, so when our friends wanted to come over to play and have a...

Apricot Breakfast Rolls

Freshly baked bread in the morning – few things can beat that! The smell from the kitchen and warm rolls is a truly great start to the day....

Beetroot Cake

Carrot cake is a long time favourite, so I thought it would be fun to try baking with another vegetable, namely beetroot. I loved how the colour turned...

Birthday Fruit Platter

For my son's second birthday I wanted to make something really special. He absolutely loves fruits and berries, so it was an obvious choice. A really loaded, indulgent,...

Bliss Balls

A healthier snack, that I hadn't made in a long time. A great way to get a bit of extra iron in, with apricots and pumpkin seeds. To...

Blueberry & Apple Rolls

Lovely rolls with two fillings - blueberries and vegan custard, and grated apple with cinnamon and custard. Perfect autumn flavours! Both the dough and the custard recipes are...

Blueberry & Maple Rolls

I'm in a baking craze at the moment. Both bread and sweets, and especially sweet yeast breads. I've always found it a bit tedious before, it's taken too...

Blueberry & Redcurrant Scones

Berries, berries, berries? Are you getting tired of it yet? Because I'm not! I found a recipe for blueberry scones by @livinlaveganlife and simply added redcurrants as well....

Blueberry Banana Bread

I was browsing through my archive of photos the other day, and I stumbled upon this old favourite. A really moist and delicious blueberry banana bread. Wish I...