This is a recipe I found on BBC Good Food it was actually a vegan recipe, but I chose it more for the fact I had an avocado I wanted to use up and just switched the recipe to what I had in the house, which was not dairy free/vegan ingredients. For the buttercream icing I just … More RECIPE: Chocolate Avocado Cake
Definitely one of my quickest and easiest Halloween baking recipes and absolutely perfect for the kids. The only real adult involvement is the melting of chocolate, then let the kids go wild with the rest. You can also decide on what ever chocolate or toppings you want, there is no right or wrong, but I … More RECIPE: Chocolate Bark
These brownies from Lucy Watson’s recipe book Feed Me Vegan are absolutely delicious, so easy and quick to make and as an added bonus you don’t need a lot of fancy, expensive ingredients; most of these I had around the house. I brought these into work and everyone loved them, had no idea they were … More Recipe: Chocolate & Raspberry Vegan Brownies
This recipe was one my mum had in her many cook books and is my Great Aunt Joan’s recipe. I remember mum used to make these for us when we were younger and they were delicious. They are really easy to make and so tasty, definitely one to bake and impress everyone with! It’s always … More RECIPE: My Great Aunt’s Florentine Traybakes
Where is all this mouth watering food from I hear you say? Well for the last day of my week of favourite local businesses (all of which, yes have been food; although this hasn’t all been eaten recently haha) I want to share with you The Guillemot. I don’t think I need to go through with … More The Guillemot, Bangor
Another new, small local business to hit my little hometown of Bangor is The Yogurt Tree. They opened back in December and are Bangor’s newest frozen yogurt bar! Located at the end of High Street Plaza, on High Street in Bangor, Co.Down (map) Opening Times Monday – Saturday 11am – 5pm and 6pm – 9pm The Yogurt … More The Yogurt Tree, Bangor
Over a month since this little place Creme Bakehouse opened in my local town of Bangor, Northern Ireland; and I’m finally getting round to blogging about it. It has been on my to do list for a while since they opened their doors at the end of February. I’ve been here a few times both … More Creme Bakehouse, Bangor
My first week of being 31 years old, I have to say has been a good one! Let me give you a round up . . . Number one Monday 20th March was my birthday and it was the most unbirthday birthday I have ever had, but that is just how I wanted it and … More First week in the life of a 31 year old
Today I spent my Sunday doing something a little different than normal; I was working at the Quirky Wedding Fair at the Waterfront in Belfast for Wedding Cakes by Design. I have worked with Dawn the past 2 years at the fair and every time I see her again she has added more stunning Wedding Cake designs to her … More Seriously, they are real!
Check out these amazingly delicious sweet treats I picked up on Saturday! After spotting their Facebook post I made sure that Layer Cake in Lisburn was on our to do list for Saturday, even if the other half thought I was mad driving Lurgan to Lisburn, back to Lurgan and home later to Bangor. They … More Mmm, delicious!