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  • Coffee Chocolate Cake

    Coffee Chocolate Cake

    Coffee Chocolate Cake

    This is what I wanted to post for Easter; a modest but alluring chocolate cake with an intensely rich chocolatey flavour. Apparently, something magical happens to chocolate cake when you add coffee to it, but more on that later.
    Despite its humble roots, this coffee chocolate cake feels like … Continue Reading...

  • Lemon Tea Cakes

    Lemon Tea Cakes

    Lemon Tea Cakes Lemon Tea Cakes

    I’ve made lemon tea cakes two weekends in a row; so basically every Sunday in this New Year. I like them; they’re easy to whip up and goes splendidly with coffee or tea. It’s also given me a reason to go back to journaling.
    I’ve kept diaries for as long … Continue Reading...

  • Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Dark Chocolate Banana Bread Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Have you heard this joke yet? “I recently took up meditation. It beats sitting around doing nothing!”
    So yes, I’ve taken up meditation, and although I suspect I might be doing it wrong, I love its calming clarity.
    I don’t know if it’s because it’s that time of the … Continue Reading...

  • Mango Cardamom Cake

    Mango Cardamom Cake

    Mango Cardamom Cake

    It’s mango season in all the places I usually pine for. I can’t take a tropical vacation right now, so it’s a welcome sight to see mangoes at the market. A few weeks ago we brought home a case of Ataulfo mangoes; creamy and smooth, and fragrant and so sweet … Continue Reading...

  • Olive Oil and Sea Salt Brownie Mix Cake

    Olive Oil and Sea Salt Brownie Mix Cake

    Olive Oil and Sea Salt Brownie Mix Cake

    I’m excited that this season of baking has officially begun. I know the holidays wouldn’t feel the same without our festive treats! When we were kids I looked forward to going to my grandmother’s house for Christmas, partly because that was where all the cakes and cookies and sweets were.… Continue Reading...