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Chocolate & Almond Butter Banana Bread

This one is for all those people who are yet to make a lockdown banana bread, or who have so much time on their hands that they’re on their 2nd or 3rd banana bread.  I’m really not judging. I’m going to make a big claim here, but this is absolutely the best banana bread I… Continue reading Chocolate & Almond Butter Banana Bread

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Sourdough Cinnamon Buns

Hello and welcome to big, fluffy PERFECT cinnamon rolls packed with a cinnamon brown sugar filling and covered with a vanilla cream cheese glaze that drips into the middle and soaks every single bite.  Following on from my previous post about using sourdough starter discard to make pizza dough, I decided it was time to… Continue reading Sourdough Cinnamon Buns

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Sourdough Pizza Crust

Since lockdown, I have gotten really into sourdough baking again.  I had been dabbling previously but the sudden ability to have hours and hours on end with nothing to do other than pet the dog and fold dough (with thorough hand washing in between of course) has meant that I've actually been able to give… Continue reading Sourdough Pizza Crust

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White Chocolate and Raspberry Cookies

If you are after some ridiculously thick and chewy cookies that are loaded with white chocolate chunks and free-dried raspberries, then look no further! Max and I have been spending an unholy amount of money on the Sainsbury's Taste the Difference version of these cookies (these ones to be precise if you're not a baker… Continue reading White Chocolate and Raspberry Cookies

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Loaded M&M Oreo Cookie Bars

So, it's been a really long time since I last posted on here.  I'm a bad little blogger and I'm very sorry but I'm hoping that the absolute deliciousness of these cookie bars will make up for my failures.  It's been a manic few months, I've graduated university, started my career, had my 21st birthday… Continue reading Loaded M&M Oreo Cookie Bars

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Maple and Chocolate Chip Puffins

Puffins, or pancake muffins, are a delicious little mouthful of breakfast happiness.  Whenever I make pancakes at home, I find myself amazed at the speed that they can be wolfed down at and can never keep up with the insatiable demand.   Sometimes it's nice to break away from the tedious repetitiveness of porridge or… Continue reading Maple and Chocolate Chip Puffins

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Honey and Walnut Baklava

So I was feeling a bit adventurous recently and was frankly just trying to avoid writing my dissertation so decided to make a dessert which is one of my all time favourites.  This honey baklava is flaky, crisp and tender and I love that it isn’t overly sweet (depending on whether you have diabetes or… Continue reading Honey and Walnut Baklava

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Nutella and Peanut Butter Cookies

I have an easy peasy recipe for you guys today to celebrate the fact that yesterday was Nutella Day!  If you're like me and never knew that Nutella had uses other than to just eat straight from the pot, you'll be amazed to hear it can be used in loads of different recipes (who knew)!  This… Continue reading Nutella and Peanut Butter Cookies

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Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Hello happy cooks!  This blog post was originally supposed to be about chocolate chip cookies but I wasn't happy at all with how they turned out when I got them out of the oven so decided to save the remaining cookie dough and contemplate my life decisions while chomping down on it.  I'm a huge… Continue reading Cookie Dough Cupcakes

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Creamy Coconut Cupcakes

Who likes cupcakes, we like cupcakes!  I made these deliciously fluffy cupcakes a couple of weeks ago but accidentally deleted most of the photos that I had taken so had to make them again, what a shame!  The secret to them is definitely the use of coconut milk rather than regular milk so if you… Continue reading Creamy Coconut Cupcakes