Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Scrummy Afternoon Tea For Very Little Effort : Date and Lemon Scones

I'll be honest, I'm trying my darndest not to eat anything naughty for the next few months (I can't vouch for my self-control once Easter Eggs make their way into our cupboards).  So in the interest of trying to get a grip on my bad eating my sweet recipe this week has very little sugar… Continue reading Scrummy Afternoon Tea For Very Little Effort : Date and Lemon Scones

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If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

For Master 8's birthday on Wednesday he only had one request for his cake.  Chocolate.  Lots and lots of chocolate! A lover of all things chocolatey myself, I was more than happy to fulfill my little man's wish. After a bit of a brain storm and a lot of googling, Master 8 bounced out of… Continue reading If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Home again and Coffee and Walnut Cake (yum!)

Technically we've been back home from Master 7's second trip to the hospital (bowel obstruction this time) for over a week but its been a looong week and I always struggle to blog with a house full of noisy boys (smelly too but that rarely affects my blogging).  Settling Master 7 back into normal family… Continue reading Home again and Coffee and Walnut Cake (yum!)