Strawberry cream cake

Strawberry cream cake

Strawberry cream cakes or Victoria sponge cakes are really quite simple to make. They are very light and can be filled with all sorts of great fillings. This one uses strawberries and whipped cream for a decadent and very impressive cake which is perfect as both a...
Blueberry cheesecake

Blueberry cheesecake

There are few things as satisfying as watching people become silent as they savour something you have made and this blueberry cheesecake. Try this cheesecake recipe with the sweet blueberry topping to really impress. What you need 1 packet tennis biscuits 3...
Chocolate raspberry dessert cake

Chocolate raspberry dessert cake

This is a really decadent cake that is so good as a warm dessert and whatever is left over¬†can be for your afternoon tea. It’s rich yet the berries give it a freshness that perfectly¬†balances the cake. Have this as the dessert after the lamb shanks for a really...
Portuguese custard tarts

Portuguese custard tarts

These little beauties are in most bakeries and if you are a Vida fan you will probably have had them before and nowadays, with prepared pastry being freely available in the frozen food section of the supermarket you can whip up a batch in about 45 minutes.(makes 8 to...
Mothers day crepes

Mothers day crepes

Every Mom should, at the very least be treated to a fabulous breakfast in bed or a lunch made by her loving children. Here are a few ideas that are really easy, can be used for both breakfast or lunch and your Mom will appreciate all the effort more than any gift you...
Easter cup cakes

Easter cup cakes

I tried these little fellas from Nigella’s “How to be a domestic goddess” recipe book. They were really simple, tasted fantastic and are so great to have around the house during long weekends. Give them a try this weekend and celebrate easter with a...