Persimmon & Date Bundt Cake

Nov 24, 2017
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You might have noticed persimmons lying around in crates at the market or supermarket everywhere this time of year. This delicious and creamy golden fruit is in season from October…

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Raw Mango, Lime & Pistacchio Cake

Aug 03, 2016
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Since I spend quite a bit of time in my kitchen on a daily basis, it’s only natural that my daughter has shared this time with me often, ever since she was…

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Rhubarb & Meringue Delight

Jul 27, 2016
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This cake plays on both childhood memories as well as a newer one. I distinctly remember an aunt of mine making something similar, with a buttery bottom layer, followed by…

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Carrot Cake Revisited

Jun 02, 2016
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To say I love carrot cake would be an understatement. It has become, since our very first encounter, not so long ago, one of my favourite cakes. However, I have…

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A Festive Easter Menu

Apr 28, 2016
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It’s that time of the year again, Easter is coming! Whether you’re celebrating with friends or family, I’ve put together a festive menu that is a crowd pleaser and that’s…

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Pumpkin Cake Delight

Jan 21, 2016
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When I was growing up, during the cold seasons, each mother, grandmother, aunt or whoever the household’s baker was, did the pumpkin squares on heavy rotation. For those of you…

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A Starry Christmas Eve

Dec 26, 2015
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Christmas Eve this year was slow, family spent, fun and endearing. I didn’t take a single photo throughout the whole thing, I just enjoyed it as it went. I did manage…

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Unbirthday Cake

Oct 24, 2015
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Cake is joy! Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. I love to make cakes and I enjoy eating them as well. And it gives me great pleasure to bake a cake…

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Chocolate and Olive Oil Cake

Sep 04, 2015
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As I was setting out to make this cake yesterday, I distinctly remember having this thought: “Thank God it’s always someone’s birthday and I get the perfect excuse to bake a…

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