Wholemeal Chocolate Mint Thins
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Curing Your Chocolate Cravings Fast : Wholemeal Chocolate and Mint Thins

Sometimes I discover myself in desperate need of a chocolate fix and racing to the shops to buy some sounds painfully long and drawn out.  These babies are not only quick and easy to make but they have no egg in them so you can totally "taste test" the batter (hooray!) without fear of making… Continue reading Curing Your Chocolate Cravings Fast : Wholemeal Chocolate and Mint Thins

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Shamelessly Finding Any Excuse For Cake, Olympic Athletes Need Calories Right? : Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

The kidlets finished school on Friday and to celebrate I surprised them with Red Velvet Cupcakes (any excuse for cake, right?).  I might even make them again using the Olympic Opening Ceremony this Friday as an excuse (Go Team GB!).  Either way, they were yummo!  From scouring many recipes online I've gathered that they just aren't… Continue reading Shamelessly Finding Any Excuse For Cake, Olympic Athletes Need Calories Right? : Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

strawberry and whisky cheesecake
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A Match Made in My Happy Place : Strawberry and Whiskey Cheesecake

Dude, it has dairy, fruit and booze...that's like a nutrition overload. ...okay so maybe it's just ridiculously tasty and there's no justifying going back for seconds, thirds and morning left-overs (hypothetically speaking of course) but this Strawberry and Whiskey Cheesecake is totally worth the morning after guilt. For those following along at home I made… Continue reading A Match Made in My Happy Place : Strawberry and Whiskey Cheesecake