• Cake

    Bundt Halloween Party Cake

    Like all the kids my girls love cake and as it’s Halloween week thought I should make them a colourful Halloween cake – black , orange and green! Spooky! Bundt Halloween Party Cake   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 40 mins Total time 50 mins   Bundt Halloween Party Cake Author: Otilia Stocks Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 12 Ingredients For the cake 350g self raising flour 350g soft butter 350g caster sugar 6 eggs 1 tbsp vanilla extract 50g cacao powder Wilton Gel Colour - green, orange, black For the chocolate icing 75g milk chocolate buttons 100g white chocolate buttons 50g of butter 3tbsp of sour cream orange…

  • Cake,  Kids Favourites

    Halloween Cake Pops

    Not long now ’till Halloween and my girls (especially the eldest) kept asking for desserts to celebrate the day so as I received some delicious Hadleigh Maid’s Baking Buttons I thought I used them in creating chocolate cake pops. But as I had two kids around they didn’t end up as good as they were supposed to. Anyway, they loved them so I will share my recipe with you too: Kara said she wants chocolate inside so I thought I should use the recipe for the brownies I always make for them. Have a look at the link before for the recipe. Instead of using cacao though I used melted milk chocolate buttons from Hadleigh…

  • Desserts,  Recipes

    An intelligent cake

    Every time we come to Romania my mum makes this cake. It is very light so it is my husband favourite. I should say that this cake is my mum signature at the moment. I tried to make it too but for some reason i just can’t make it as nice as her. I need to practice and get my technique right i think. If you would like to give it a try here is the recipe. Ingredients: 9 eggs 9 tbsp of plain flour 1 liter of milk 300 gr caster sugar 4 tsp vanilla sugar 200 gr unsalted sugar Preparation: Preheat the oven to 180 C. Separate the…

  • Muffins and cupcakes

    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…