Don’t-worry-about-it Date Cake

This is one of those many tea cakes that I like with low sweet taste, but definitely able to satisfy the sweet tooth.  Some would argue that is is healthy, but more than that it provides a warm comforting taste reminiscent of the holidays.  Goes with everything and a cinch to make.  Looks more complicated…

Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

This go to classics are for kids and kid at hearts. Perfect for any occasion to satisfy those pesky sweet cravings.

Humble Tahini cookies

These unassuming cookies will surprise you with amazing flavour and how easy they are to make.

Greek Honey Cake

The subtlety of this cake in the way it will look (you can decorate anyway you want of course) belies its amazing hearty and warm comforting flavours.  With honey and orange undertones this will take to the Mediterranean shoes of the Greek islands from where it originates; bound to make you smile when you have…

Apricot Cream Cheese Cookies

These delicate apricot cheese biscuits are always soft and full of flavour.  Any chance I get to adding apricot into my life I take it! They have the tangy sweetness of apricot preserve/jam which makes for a subtle flavour that is not too sweet.  If you are afternoon tea – these are a must!  Very…

Delectable Donut Muffins

These are super soft concoctions that are buttery ad taste like old fashion cinnamon and sugar roles.  Really easy to make and yields a good amount, perfect for a side plate when you’re having some tea or coffee in this lazy hazy afternoons at home. Time: 30 min Serves: 10 Good for: Everyday dessert Great…

Chocolate Almond Cake

The ingredients are minimal for this dessert but the prep work is significant so make sure you keep that in mind.  But the results will be fantastic and the fact that it is easily a great gluten free option makes it that much more attractive for those gatherings! Time: 2 hours Serves: 10 Good for:…