Archive for the ‘cakes’ Category

“YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE HAWWWWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!!” That’s me screaming with excitement as I left university this afternoon (an internal scream of course). It was my final exam of the year and I have never looked more forward to the end of semester than I have this year. When I decided to go back to uni part time coupled with […]

Yeah, I know what you’re thinking: “zucchini in cake?!” You’reĀ  probably used to sweet baked goods made with chocolate or fruit, but using vegetables in cakes isn’t as odd as it would seem. There are so many different sweet recipes out there that use all kinds of vegetables; think traditional favourites of pumpkin pie and […]

Thirty things that make me smile… A perfectly baked sponge cake with jam and cream. Photographing in natural light. Reminiscing about my first kiss. Soulful music. Eating anything wrapped in pastry. Laughter and uncontrollable giggles. Receiving a compliment from a stranger. Birthday and festive season celebrations with family. Deep and meaningful conversation with close friends. […]