Chocolate Coconut Bars

Chocolate Coconut Bars - packed with coconut, oats, & raisins topped with a dark chocolate coconut ganache. Made with coconut oil & naturally sweetened.

Chocolate Coconut Bars – packed with coconut, oats, & raisins topped with a dark chocolate coconut ganache. Made with coconut oil & naturally sweetened. Last year I first delved into baking using coconut oil with my chocolate peanut butter bake, a recipe which included refined sugar. This year you may have noticed some of my …Continue Reading…

Courgette Brownies

These Courgette Brownies are super moist, delicious & decadent - no one will ever guess there's zucchini in these brownies!

You would never know these delicious decadent brownies have courgettes in them and so far, friends and family haven’t had a clue what either of the secret ingredients are: the courgettes to add an extra moistness (essential in a brownie); the espresso powder to enhance the chocolate flavour, giving an extra chocolatey taste with no …Continue Reading…

Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Muffins

My Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Muffins recipe is a great way to use up over ripe bananas ! A peanut butter lover’s healthy treat with a peanut butter drizzle on top. Perfect at any time of the day be it breakfast, a teatime treat or popped into your lunchbox.

My Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Muffins recipe is a great way to use up over ripe bananas ! A peanut butter lover’s healthy treat with a peanut butter drizzle on top. Perfect at any time of the day be it breakfast, a teatime treat or popped into your lunchbox. The ideal bananas for this recipe …Continue Reading…

Brioche Chinois aux pépites de chocolat

Brioche Chinois aux pépites de chocolat - a decadently buttery brioche filled with chocolate chips and creme patissiere.

Why not celebrate Easter with this decadently buttery brioche filled with chocolate chips and custard ? Although this recipe is perfect for sharing with family and friends, it does come with a warning – Chinois is terribly addictive ! Whilst I love making Hot Cross Buns (The Kitchen Shed oven has been working overtime baking …Continue Reading…

Mini Stollen Loaves

Delicious Mini Stollen make a fab alternative to Christmas cake & are delicious to eat whilst they are still warm when the marzipan oozes out of the middle.

Delicious Mini Stollen make a fab alternative to Christmas cake & are perfect for gifting too ! One of my favourite Christmas treats is Stollen, not least because it includes two of my most-liked Christmas ingredients, dried fruit and marzipan. Stollen always appeared at our house when I was growing up, even though for a …Continue Reading…