Easy Blueberry Muffins


blueberry muffins easy recipe

We were greeted by a grey and hot summer day on Sunday, I had been working in the garden all morning pulling out weeds (hate doing it, but the little pests keep growing back) and all I felt like was some much needed rest and some comfort food with our afternoon tea. I certainly didn’t want to spend a lot…

Delicious Hot Cross Buns!


hot cross buns easy recipe

The first time I came across this recipe I felt a bit overwhelmed but, decided to give it a go anyway. Thank God I did, because when I tasted my first bun it was amazing! And the best thing was, I really felt proud of myself that I didn’t give up after reading all the steps that were required to…

The most delicious Cinnamon Cake ever!


Easy and delicious cinnaon cake recipe

I found this Cinnamon Cake recipe while browsing my recipe file ( has tons of recipe that I find here and there, over the years, and print) looking for a cake idea to bake during the weekend. It’s been in my file for quite some time and I hadn’t tried it yet. Am so glad I did because this cake…

Heart-shaped Homemade Marshmallows


Valentines marshmallows made so easy

These Homemade Marshmallows were so much fun to make! They came out sweet, really fluffy and they simply melt in your mouth. I decided to cut them into a heart shape because Valentine’s Day is just a few days away and spreading some love is always a good thing! Some marshmallows I placed in a stick for the kids, some…

Easy and Creamy Homemade Ricotta Cheese


How to make ricotta cheese

Homemade Ricotta Cheese has been on my to-do list for a long time and it’s so easy. I love it plain, with herbs, on bread with a sprinkle of salt and black pepper, stuff cannelloni rolls with it and a bit of spinach or as a desert with pumpkin jam. It’s delicious and so versatile. You have to try this recipe….

Decadent Merengue Affogato


decadente merengue affogato recipe

I made this decadent Affogato desert a few months ago when I invited a friend for dinner at the last minute and quickly realized I had no desert to serve and basically no time to make or bake one. I needed something I could make in 5 minutes right before serving. I remembered I had vanilla Ice cream in the…

Delicious Honey Lemon Madeleines


Honey Lemon Madeleines Recipe

I made these Madeleine’s yesterday and they turned out so incredibly delicious! I bought a madeleine baking tray last year and it lay completely forgotten in a kitchen cupboard until yesterday. I used a basic french madeleine recipe and just added the lemon zest and juice and the honey. They turned out so good I took some to my niece’s…