• Cupcakes with white chocolate icing

    Baby A had chicken pox for about a week so on Monday we spend all day at home. Every time we stay home Kara wants to bake with mummy. she asked for cupcakes but without the creamy icing. Yes she’s a strange child that doesn’t like things that are too sweet. And believe me my butter icing has half the sugar that’s usually in normal cupcakes. But then I found some white cooking chocolate in the cupboard and decided to melt it and put it on top of the cupcakes. But without further ado here is the recipe. Ingredients for about 12 buns: 175g unsalted butter, softened 175g caster sugar…

  • Mini banana chocolate muffins (no sugar)

    We love bananas in our house and more often that would like to we buy way too many. This is why we always with browned bananas – I don’t mind them but hubby and Kara avoid them. So when that happens I prefer to make banana bread , cupcakes or brownies. If it happens the same to you then you should never throw them out. No reason to waste when you can always make delicious deserts. Kara loves helping me when making brownies so I thought it will be a good idea to use cute shapes too. A couple of weeks ago I bought this butterfly mould , stars cases…

  • Carrot Easter Cake

    Happy Easter to all that celebrate Easter today! The Romanian Easter (orthodox) is in a months time on 5th of May but as we are in England we are still celebrating it with chocolate eggs and cake. My 4 year old loves helping me in the kitchen anyway so she was over the moon when I told her that we are going to make an Easter cake. Firstly here is what we use to make our Easter carrot cake. For the cake: 3 Medium carrots, peeled and finely grated 100ml Sunflower oil, plus extra for greasing 3 Large eggs 100g Soft light brown sugar 200g Self raising flour Zest of…